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Step 1:

Want to learn more about MCDS? Start here by filling out an inquiry form. This allows us to add you to our email list, and to reach out to get to know more about your child and your family and how MCDS could be a place for your child to continue to learn and grow. 


Step 2:
Take a Tour or Register for an Event

On your tour, you will get to see an MCDS education in-action. Tours are led by a member of our admissions team, allowing you the opportunity for one-on-one conversations and individualized attention. Conducted throughout the year, a typical tour takes about an hour and can be arranged through the enrollment office. 

Schedule a Campus Tour 



Open Houses

Interested in learning more about MCDS? Join us for an Open House to learn about what makes us a leading independent school in Wisconsin. You will hear from our Head of School, Director of Enrollment Management, fantastic faculty, students, and more. You will also have the chance to tour our beautiful campus. We hope to see you there!
2023-2024 Open House Dates:
  • November 4 at 10:00 am
  • January 27 at 10:00 am
  • April 11 at 5:00 pm

If you are unable to attend one of these dates, but would like to schedule a personal tour you can reach a member of our admissions team at



Little Hawk Play & Learn Series

Open to the greater community, no charge.

Saturday, May 11 | 10 a.m.
Dr. Sobia Kirmani-Moe: Parenting to Make Life Easier


Campus Tour
Step 3:

The MCDS enrollment office will work closely with you on your child’s application. Once complete, we will contact you to discuss next steps including scheduling a Class Visit Day for your student. A Class Visit Day is the opportunity for your child to experience MCDS as a school with their peers. If you have any questions at any point in the process, please feel free to contact the Enrollment Office at 608-850-6375 or


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Step 4:
Decisions Made

Once complete, the enrollment office will contact you to discuss next steps and when to expect an admissions decision.

Decisions are made on a rolling basis starting in January.

Decision Made