How to Become a Saint Simon Saint

We are pleased that you are looking at how to join the Saint Simon Parish School Family. Below are the steps that are involved in the application process from submitting the application through to acceptance. If you have any questions or concerns throughout the process, please contact admissions@stsimon.org and we will be happy to help.
APPLY ONLINE
COMPLETE FORMS
VISIT OUR SCHOOL
TAKE ASSESSMENT
RECEIVE ACCEPTANCE PAY FEES
JOIN THE SAINTS

Apply Online

A complete application includes the online form, supporting documents and the application fee of $75. The forms are listed below. We suggest you gather and digitize your forms so that you can upload them as you complete the application. We understand that is may not be possible to submit all forms as you apply. We prefer to have your application as soon as possible and that you return and supply your forms as needed.

Applications are now being accepted for the 2022-2023 school year. First-round applications are due by the end of the day January 28, 2022. We appreciate applications well in advance of the due date so that we can arrange a visit and assessment as noted below. Applications will be accepted after this date based on space availability.

Apply Online

Forms

The following are forms that are required as part of a complete application. As suggested above, please digitize and upload where possible or bring forms to our main office.

KINDERGARTEN

* It is recommended that kindergarten immunizations and health forms be completed within 6 months of school entry which is generally mid-August

FIRST THROUGH EIGHTH
REQUESTED FOR APPLICANTS WHO ARE CATHOLIC
  • Copy of Baptismal certificate
  • Copy of First Eucharist certificate
  • Copy of Confirmation certificate

Visit

PRESCHOOL AND PRE-K

Please attend on or our Open Houses on November 9, 2021 at 6:00-8:00 pm virtually or January 23, 2022.  We will offer campus tour on January 23 along with our virtual  grade level sessions.  You can arrange a visit to our preschool with your child and meet with our Preschool Director, Ms. Vicki Kestler.  In-person tours can be arranged at any time in tour system at the bottom of the open house page. 

KINDERGARTEN

Kindergarten Visit Day for all enrolled kindergartners is Thursday, May 12, 2021 from 8:30 am to 9:45 pm.  Details will be sent in the admissions letter.

FIRST THROUGH EIGHTH

The safety protocols for COVID-19 currently do not allow for us to have on-campus student shadow visit.  We will offer virtual classroom visits for applicants on January 28. We will also will have on-campus self-guided visits on January 23.  All students with completed applications will receive an invitation to register for the virtual visit. 

Assessments

As part of our admission process to kindergarten through eight grade, students take an assessment.  The information helps our teachers with classroom placement and provides a baseline.  The processes for grade level vary as described here.

PRESCHOOL AND PRE-K

Our preschool serves children from 2.5 years old to entering kindergarten.  

Preschoolers must be potty trained before entry and meet the age requirement.

KINDERGARTEN

Kindergarten assessments are on February 1 – February 4, 2022.  All kindergarten applicants with completed applications will be invited for a 30-minute assessment with our kindergarten teachers to be scheduled in mid-January. 

FIRST THROUGH EIGHTH

All students will take an in-person assessment for their enrolling grade level.  We will offer assessments in small groups on and February 8.  Assessments for grades enrolling grades  4-8 will take place from 3:30 pm to 5:15 pm.  Assessment for enrolling grades 1-3 will take place from 3:30 to 4:15 pm.  Assessments can be arranged virtually when necessary.  Assessments for enrolling first through third graders take about 30 to 45 minutes.  Assessments for enrolling fourth through eighth graders take about an hour. You will be sent a notice to sign up for an assessment in early January.  We highly recommend completing the application early. 

Receive Acceptance

Acceptance emails will be sent the week of February 14, 2022.  All forms and acceptance responses are due by February 25, 2022.

Enroll and Pay Fees

Student are not officially enrolled until an account in Blackbaud is established and fees are paid via the SmartTuition System

Registration fees for Preschool/Pre-Kindergarten is $300.00. The fee is non-refundable.

Registration fees for K-8th grade technology fee of $200.00 and a registration fee of $475. The fees are non-refundable.

Begin Your Saint Simon Journey

The New Family Summer Kickoff is Tuesday, June 7, at 5:00 pm followed by grade level breakouts.