Admissions Process

Thank you for your interest in Village School! We look forward to partnering with you during the application process. We know this is an important and exciting time as you reflect on your child’s educational journey, but we also recognize the anxiety that can often accompany it and are committed to making the process as comfortable, transparent and stress-free as possible. Please reach out to our team at any time. We are here to help!
 
Please note: applicants to Transitional Kindergarten should turn four years old between July 1, 2021 and December 31, 2021. Applicants to Kindergarten should turn five years old between July 1, 2021 and June 20, 2022.
 
Events and procedures may be subject to change due to Covid-19 restrictions.  
 
1. INQUIRE
Please click here to fill out an inquiry form. You will receive further information and be added to our mailing list.
 
2. VISIT
Throughout the fall and winter, we will offer a variety of opportunities, both on campus and virtual, to learn about our school and meet with members of our community.  These events are not required but are highly recommended.  Due to space limitations, advanced reservations are required. Please click here to learn more and to RSVP.
 
3. APPLY
 
The deadline to submit applications for 2022-2023 has passed. To inquire about the possibility of a late application please call us at 310-459-8411 ext. 102.
 
Transitional Kindergarten & Kindergarten Application Requirements
 
  • Online Application Form
    The online application includes several short questions that will allow you to introduce your child and share your thoughts on his/her education. 
     
  • Parent Interview
    After your online application is submitted, we will invite you to schedule an interview with a member of the admissions team. These conversations can take place on campus or virtually, and take approximately 45 minutes.

     
  • Student Visit
    After your online application is submitted, we will invite you to schedule a student visit. Students will meet with Village School teachers and engage in learning and social activities.  These visits take 45 minutes to an hour.

     
  • Pre-School Recommendation
    Please send this form to your child’s current school. It should be submitted by the school to admissions@village-school.org.

Grades 1-6 Application Requirements
 
  • Online Application Form
    The online application includes several short questions that will allow you to introduce your child and share your thoughts on his/her education.

     
  • Parent Interview
    After your online application is submitted, we will contact you to schedule an interview with a member of the admissions team. These conversations can take place on campus or virtually, and last approximately 45 minutes.

     
  • Student Visit
    After your online application is submitted, we will contact you to schedule a student visit. Students are welcomed to campus for either a half day (applicants to grades 1-2) or full day (applicants to grades 3-6). In addition to experiencing a typical day as a Village student they will meet  one-on-one with a Village teacher and complete grade-level reading and math exercises.

     
  • School Recommendation
    Please send this form to your child’s current school. It should be submitted by the school to admissions@village-school.org. We ask that your child’s current teacher complete the recommendation. You are welcome, but not required, to have previous years’ teachers complete the recommendation as well.
     
     
  • Transcript Request
    Please send this form to your child’s current school.  They should submit your child’s transcript, including any standardized testing, to admissions@village-school.org.


    Please note: Village School does not require the ISEE or SSAT.