Bentley School offers many opportunities to learn more about our program, see our campus, and observe our students and faculty in the classroom. Learn more about visiting Bentley.
Complete and submit the Application Through our online application system, Ravenna, applicants fill out required forms, submit supplemental materials, and track application progress. Please visit www.ravenna-hub.com.
Register for the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE) or Secondary School Admission Test (SSAT) entrance exam. To register for the ISEE (school code: 052183) click here, and for the SSAT click here.
Student and Parent Interview All interviews will take place Saturday, February 9, 2019. Parents may register for interviews through Ravenna once the application is submitted, beginning December 1, 2018.
Gina's diverse background in education spans nearly twenty years of classroom experience at grade levels Kindergarten through eighth grade. For five years, Gina taught Humanities and served as Dean in Bentley's Middle School. Gina is passionate about her work with students, families, and the Bentley community, and uses her deep experience in the classroom and as a program leader in her work as Associate Director of Admissions K-8. Gina holds a B.S. in K-8 Education with an endorsement in K-12 learning differences from Indiana University, Bloomington and M.A. in Teaching Leadership from St. Mary's College of California. Originally from the Chicago area, Gina enjoys living in the Bay Area with her family. When she isn't enjoying live music or theater, you can find her white water rafting, kayaking, or practicing yoga. Gina loves reading professional journals and current events but reading classic and young adult literature will always remain her favorite pastime.
Francesca received her B.A. in communication at Hiram College. She has particularly enjoyed getting to know applicants throughout the admissions process, welcoming them as students, and seeing them grow up in our community. She loves dressing up for spirit days, Halloween, and her annual tradition as Elf before the winter break. In her free time, Francesca enjoys comedy movies, spending family time with her husband, siblings, nieces, and nephews, and dancing.
January 10, 2019 | Admissions and Financial Aid Applications due March 14, 2019 | Decision Notification mailed March 22, 2019 | Enrollment Contract due
The Bentley Story
Founded in 1920, Bentley School has fostered an environment that challenges the mind, striving to bring out the best in every one of its students. Bentley School is committed to academic excellence as well as the development of character and spirit in each of its students. (Read more in the Head of School's Message.)