Often times, private schools require a cognitive assessment as part of the admission process into their institution.

Under the direct supervision of Dr. Jocelyn Yu Pan, Ph.D., Licensed Clinical Psychologist, PSY23449, psychometrists (testing technician) administer the psychological tests. The report is prepared by Dr. Pan after she interprets the psychological test results.

Full Process

  • Initial consultation with Dr. Pan (30-60 minute session)

  • Cognitive Assessment with Psychometrist (1.5 to 2 hours)

    • WPPSI-IV or WISC-V (depending on age​)

  • Narrative report with behavioral observations and scores sent to school, with signed consent form specifically requested by the school

  • Report session with Dr. Pan (30 to 60 minute session)

    • Optional for parents to go over the results of the test​

Assessment Given
  • Wechsler Preschool and Primary Scale of Intelligence, Fourth Edition (WPPSI-IV)

    • Ages 4:0-7:7​

  • Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children, Fifth Edition (WISC-V)

    • Ages 6:0-16:11​

Important Deadlines

The Harker School

Application Deadline:

February 12, 2021 by 5:00 PM

The Nueva School

Application Deadline:

January 7, 2021 by 5:00 PM

Off-Campus Test Results for Grades 1 - 8 Deadline:

January 14, 2021 by 5:00 PM

Off-Campus Test Results for Grades PK - K Deadline:

February 4, 2021 by 5:00 PM