@ The Patrick School

At the Academy we have limited spots and even though applications are accepted from anyone the acceptance will not be on a come first – served first basis but on the eligibility of the applicants.

Priority will be given to students who have attended the Middle School at The Patrick School. We will also give priority to New Jersey residents but will also take out of state and international students.

In order for the applicant to be considered please make sure that all steps are followed and all support material is provided.


1. Fill out the online Application
2. Send in transcript and other records
3. Recommendation letter (from a coach, or a teacher outside of core accompanied by one from Guidance or admin)
4. Schedule an interview (email

5. Send in a highlight video  (email

After the interview you will be asked to submit an Essay.

If you have any questions about the application process please send an email to


Please request that an official transcript from your child’s present school be mailed directly to:

The Basketball Academy @ The Patrick School
397 Columbia Ave
Hillside NJ 07205

The form will be contained within the confirmation page as well as a confirmation email after submission of the Basketball Academy online application.

The following academic information will be requested:

  • Current academic year report card with at least one marking period grades reported

  • Previous years’ full transcript

  • All standardized testing results

  • Health Records

  • Discipline Reports

  • Attendance Record

  • A copy of any IEP, 504, Title I special services received