FAQ

Q: For which grades do you accept applications?

We welcome applications from qualified students for all grade levels.  We evaluate candidates of equal caliber according to our tiered system:

  1. Siblings of current students
  2. Baptized Catholics and active, registered members of Saint Paul the Apostle Parish
  3. Baptized Catholics and active, registered members of other Catholic parishes
  4. Non-Catholics and non-parishioners

Q: When should I begin the application process and what are the deadlines?

Please complete a prospective student form.  A link can be found on our overview page. Applications for all grade levels are available online beginning November 1.  We accept applications year-round for all grade levels.

Q: What are the age requirements for entrance into Developmental Kindergarten and Kindergarten?

For Developmental Kindergarten, your child must be 4 by September 1st.  For Kindergarten, applicants must be 5 by September 1st.

Q: Are there any testing requirements for applicants?

Applicants for Developmental Kindergarten and Kindergarten must complete a readiness assessment.  Spots for these assessments are reserved online and take place on either January 11 or January 25.

Q: How can I learn more about the school and the community?

Please visit our school for more information.

Q: What is the tuition at Saint Paul’s?

Please visit our Tuition & Financial Aid page for a complete breakdown by grade of financial obligations.

Q: Is there financial assistance offered and how do I apply?

Financial assistance is offered. The application process begins each spring.  For more information please visit our Tuition & Financial Aid page.

Q: Do you accept persons of other faiths?

Yes, we live out the charism of the Paulist Fathers in that “wherever you are on your faith journey, you are welcome here.”  

Q: How do I become a registered member of the parish?

Please visit our Parish website or contact Lois Massey in our parish office.

Q: When will we be notified if my child has been accepted?

For the 2020-21 school year, parents will be notified by the following dates:

  • Developmental Kindergarten and Kindergarten: February 21
  • Grades 1-8: March 6