Apply to Menlo

Menlo School students explore Yosemite during Knight School. Photo by Erik Wessler.

Our application for the 2019-2020 school year is now open.

Thank you for your interest in Menlo School. We are here to help and are excited to get to know your family through our admissions process!

Menlo School is one of the Bay Area independent schools now using a web-based application called Ravenna for the submission of online applications. Through Ravenna, you will be able to:

  • Register for a Preview Day and Campus Visit
  • Request teacher and principal/counselor recommendations electronically
  • Arrange for transcripts to be sent to Menlo School
  • Submit your application online
  • Track your application progress

Please note that you will only need to complete and submit many of the supplemental forms once, as these are common forms that are shared among multiple schools on Ravenna.

First-time users can create an account by clicking on the Apply Online button to get started. Click Explore to see an overview of our application process and required steps. To start an application, please click Apply.

If you have any questions, please contact the Admission Office at 650-330-2001 ext. 2600 or We look forward to welcoming you to our campus soon!