Preschool: must turn 3 by the first day of school in August
Kindergarten: must turn 5 by September 15.
1. Visit Campus (optional)
While a campus tour is not required we do highly encourage interested parents to schedule a tour with the admission office or attend an admission open house held several times a year in the fall and winter.
2. Submit Application
Your child’s application and a $25 non-refundable application fee must be submitted through our online admission portal.
3. Student Assessment Visit
Applicants for the Preschool and Kindergarten programs spend 45 minutes to one hour working on assessments with one of our teachers to assess readiness, motivation to learn in the classroom, and peer interaction. Assessments are generally scheduled in December, January or February and are arranged through the office at 303-828-4944 or email@example.com.
4. Online Recommendations
A recommendation from the applicant’s current teacher and pastor/leader is required. Recommendations are confidential and must be submitted using our online portal. For processing during our preferred admission cycle references have until February 15 to submit their evaluation. If your child does not currently attend school, please submit the form to someone who knows your child. For example, a coach, art teacher, church or daycare leader.
5. Admission Committee Review
The Admissions Committee will review the application packet to determine whether the student and Vista Ridge Academy are an appropriate match.
6. Admission Notification
Parents are notified of the Admission Committee’s decision by an email and letter from the school Principal.
7. Complete Enrollment Packet
Upon notification of acceptance, the enrollment packet and fee of $500 are due to Vista Ridge Academy to secure your child’s space.