How To Apply

Benchmark School practices a rolling admissions procedure. We accept applications throughout the year.

We encourage all prospective families to attend an open house to experience first-hand our school community and academic program. You may register online for an open house,  call the Admissions Office at 610-565-3741, ext. 144, or e-mail You are also welcome to schedule a private meeting and tour by contacting the Admissions Office. 
STEP 2 Submit a completed application packet, including:
*Please note: there is no application fee
The Admissions Team will review the submitted materials and contact you regarding the steps that follow in our admissions process.
All candidates are required to have a reading screening administered by a Benchmark staff member. It will be scheduled after the application form is completed.
Families will be notified of the admissions decision within two weeks of receipt of the completed application.
Families may inquire about Financial Aid at any time during the admissions process. For additional assistance or information, please contact Linda Lattif, Director of Enrollment Management, at 610-565-3741, ext. 144, or
"…Thank you, your faculty and your staff for your dedicated hard work in making Paloma the young woman she has become. She projects the confidence and skills to make her a better learner and thinker. We will always keep Benchmark close to our hearts."  
-Janine Zozaya, Alumni Parent
The following school districts provide busing to students attending Benchmark:
  • Chester
  • Garnet Valley
  • Great Valley
  • Haverford
  • Lower Merion
  • Marple-Newtown
  • Penn-Delco
  • Philadelphia
  • Radnor
  • Ridley
  • Rose Tree-Media
  • Springfield
  • T/E
  • Upper Darby
  • Wallingford-Swarthmore
  • West Chester
  • William Penn