Deep Creek Middle School

Admission Overview

At the Deep Creek Middle School (DCMS), we are dedicated to providing an inspirational, innovative, and engaging learning environment that promotes academic growth and responsible citizenship. With a unique learning community that reaches from Deep Creek to The Island School campus on the Cape including the research institute, we are preparing students to be conscientious environmental stewards and future leaders of The Bahamas.


Admission Process

Thank you for your interest in The Island School’s Deep Creek Middle School. We’re excited to learn more about your child and family. 

Families who applied will be contacted at the end of April to set up a campus visit. Please see the timeline below. Students and families must submit a completed application in order to be considered for enrollment at Deep Creek Middle School. A completed application includes the following materials:

Application Materials

  • Application Form
  • Student Essays
  • Parent/Guardian Letter
  • Most recent report card
  • Teacher Recommendation Letter
  • Tuition Assistance Form if applying
    (Note: Tuition Assistance applications are reviewed separately from student applications, though all materials are due at the time of application.)

Admission Timeline

Applications OpenFebruary 1, 2024
Admission Application DeadlineMarch 31, 2024
Family InterviewWe will contact you for a meeting after your application is completed 
Assessment Day at the DCMS CampusApril 22, 2024
Acceptance Letters AvailableMay 1, 2024

All new students are required to attend a seven-day summer orientation program at the end of August. Please do not make holiday arrangements during this time, as your child must participate in this orientation.


Virtual & In-Person Tours

Interested in visiting the Deep Creek Middle School? Tours are available upon request. Contact dcms@islandschool.org.


Tuition and Affordability

Deep Creek Middle School is committed to finding a way for all qualified students to attend our school, regardless of financial need.

Learn more about our tuition costs and financial assistance.

Accreditation

The Deep Creek Middle School is endorsed by the Ministry of Education and prepares students for the Bahamas Junior Certificate exams.


Admission FAQs

How are admission decisions made? Review our Frequently Asked Questions. If you don’t see what you’re looking for, please contact us directly at dcms@islandschool.org.


Applications for the 2023-2024 school year are closed.