Admissions

Because we expect so much of our students here at Grace Christian School we have a strict admissions procedure for prospective new students and their families to follow.

The admissions process

ADMISSIONS OVERVIEW

The following activities must be completed before your application will be considered

CHECKLIST:

1 Tour the School Contact Mrs. Debbie Bruni at (352) 387-3090 or
dbruni@gcsocala.com to schedule an appointment. It is an opportunity to learn more about the school, meet with the administration, and discuss the application process.
2 Application A non-refundable application fee of $100 must accompany each application. Students entering the K-3 program must be three before September 1st in the school year in which they are enrolled
3 Report Cards and Standardized Test scores Request that records be sent to GCS from your child’s current school
(including report cards and any standardized test scores)Qualifications for prospective students:
Grades: A, B top priority, C’s considered
Standardized Testing: Stanford 10 - Stanines 7-9 5-6 considered
FCAT: 4 and above , 3 considered
Behavior: S or above
Attendance – Good record
4 Teacher Recommendation Form GCS will send recommendation forms to your current child’s teacher (s) to complete and return to us.
5 Classroom Visitation K-3 prospective student – Teacher will call to schedule a meeting with the parents
and child.
K-4 prospective student - Parents will be contacted to schedule a student classroom visit to K-3 class from 8:00am-11:00am
K-5 prospective student - Parents will be contacted to schedule a student classroom visit to K-4 class from 8:00am-11:30am
1st grade prospective student - Parents will be contacted to schedule a student classroom visit to K-5 class from 7:45am-12:30am
2nd – 8th grade prospective students - Parents will be contacted to schedule a student classroom all day visit
6 Evaluation Prospective students will be evaluated during the classroom visitation day.
Admissions process completion Once parts 1-6 have been completed the admissions committee reviews the student’s records, recommendation and evaluation from classroom visitation.
Notification Letters are sent to prospective families advising them of the admissions
decision. If the student is accepted, an enrollment contract with a registration fee will be required within two weeks to secure enrollment.

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