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 your child may also complete the assessment step. 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.  You can arrange a private tour for you family or take a tour on January 23, 2022 during our open house visit.   We hope to offer virtual classroom visits for students the week of January 24. 

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 January 31 – February 2, 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 assessment for their enrolling grade level.  Assessments will be arranged by the Director or Admissions when an application is fully completed.  Assessments take place after school hours on campus.  Assessments can be arranged virtually when necessary.  Assessments for enrolling first through third graders take about 30 minutes.  Assessments for enrolling fourth through eighth graders take about an hour. We highly recommend completing the application and assessment early.  Assessments are adjusted for the time of year.  

Receive Acceptance

Acceptance emails will be sent the week of February 7, 2022.  All forms and acceptance responses are due by February 17, 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.