DK & K Admissions

Please follow these steps to see if St. Paul the Apostle School is a great fit for your child.

  1. Sign-up for our virtual Information Night that will be held on October 2021.
  2. Take a tour (optional) of our beautiful campus. Sign-up now! Watch the “Welcome” video.
  3. Complete an online application. Applications will be available October 2021, and must be completed by December 2021. There is a $100 processing fee. Please be prepared to upload your child’s birth certificate and baptismal certificate if applicable. In addition, sign and upload the “Request for Release and/or Exchange of Information” form.
  4. The previous school’s recommendation must be received by December 31, 2021. St. Paul’s will submit this request using the above mentioned Release form.
  5. Schedule a “Readiness Assessment” to be administered at St. Paul’s in January 2022. After you have submitted your application, please reserve a date and time for your child’s assessment. The assessment only involves a faculty member and your child, and is completed in approximately 20 minutes. Applicants will be evaluated according to their developmental level.
  6. Schedule a Family Interview for January or February, 2022, following your child’s assessment.

There are several means by which we assess a child’s candidacy for DK and K. These include but are not limited to:

  • Age requirements: Developmental Kindergarten applicants must be 4 by September 1st & Kindergarten applicants must be 5 by September 1st
  • Previous School recommendation
  • The school’s readiness assessment
  • Family Interview
  • Our tiered system:
  1. Siblings of current students
  2. Baptized Catholics and active, registered, members of the St. Paul the Apostle Community
  3. Baptized Catholics and active, registered, members of other Catholic parishes
  4. Non-Catholics and non-parishioners