• Thank you for your interest in St. Charles School!

    To learn more about our school, please fill out our Inquiry Form.

    Admissions Timeline

    St. Charles is accepting Kindergarten applications for the 2022-2023 school year through January 30th.  First grade through seventh grade prospective student applicatons will be accepted on a rolling basis through June 2022.  Follow the steps below to successfully submit your application!

    Step 1

    Get to Know Us!  Explore St. Charles School through a Virtual Event

    Join us for at our Open House on January 30th 2022, or schedule a Meet & Greet with our faculty to learn about our programs, curriculum, and wonderful community.  Please don't hesitate to call us with any questions: 650-593-1629.  We look forward to getting to know your family and sharing our amazing school.

    Step 2

    Submit an Application 

    Kindergarten applications due January 30, 2022 (Kindergarten students MUST be 5 years of age by September 2022.)

    All other grades: ongoing through June 2022

    The following forms must be submitted by email to office manager Francesca Raccanello at rocky@stcharlesschoolsc.org or via US Mail to formally apply to St. Charles School, 850 Tamarack Avenue, San Carlos CA 94070, attention Mrs. Raccanello.

    Completed Application Form

    Copy of Applicant's Birth Certificate

    Copy of Applicant's Baptismal Certificate

    Download: Application Form 2022-2023 School Year

    Step 3

    Apply for Tuition Assistance (optional)

    Please Contact Our Principal 

    We welcome all families who are interested in financial aid to submit a TADS applicaton form.  Visit our Tuition Assistance page, or download forms from the TADS® system.  

    Step 4

    Complete a Readiness Screening in February 2022 (by appointment only)

    We ensure that every child who joins St. Charles will thrive! To assess readiness for our programs, we require all applicants to complete an assessment.

    Kindergarten applicants participate in an individual readiness screening.  Children will engage virtually in age-appropriate activities designed to assess preparedness and social-emotional readiness.  

    Prospective students for all other grade levels in March 2022 will have an opportunity to shadow a student for a day and will take an academic assessment during their visit.

    A $40.00 assessment fee is charged for all applicants who plan to complete a readiness or academic assessment.

    Step 5

    Sign Up for a Parent/Guardian Interview, February 2022 (by appointment only)

    All families applying for Kindergarten will complete an interview with our pastor and principal. Kindergarten interviews are scheduled for parents and should last approximately 30 minutes. In order to register for a parent interview, prospective famiies must first submit a 2022-2023 application, child's Birth Certificate, and child's Baptismal Certificate.

    Acceptance letters will be sent to families of student applicants:

    Kindergarten acceptance letters—week of March 7

    All other grade level acceptance letters—rolling March 2022-June 2022