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Every student and family has a unique journey to Cotting. The following process is a very broad and general description of the admissions process. If you have questions we can help answer, please feel free to contact us.
Elizabeth Fay Russell, M.A., CAGS (
Director of Admissions
Schedule a Tour
Learn more about Cotting School by calling, visiting, or attending an information session.
Work with your school district to send Cotting a referral packet.
Cotting School reviews student information packet.
Admissions Team decision that we may be able to meet this student’s needs.
Interview! Cotting team meets the student and family to better understand program and student needs.
If appropriate match, notify district and family of acceptance.
Set mutually agreeable start date and establish transition plan.
Admissions team decision that we are unable to meet the students needs at this time.
If not currently a match, notify the district and family to suggest other Cotting or community options as apporpriate.