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    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

    St. Charles School will host in-person and virtual tours for the 2022-2023 school year. To participate, prospective families can click the SIGN UP LINK HERE or call the School Office at 650-593-1629 for a reservation. On-campus visits are limited by pandemic protocols. Virtual visits may be scheduled and are managed to ensure a quality experience. Log-in credentials for virtual visits will be communicated post-signup via email.          

    On-Campus and Virtual Tours
    November 10th, 16th and 30th
    December 7th and 15th

    January 2022 12th and 26th 

    Start Time 9:00 AM 

    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 (optionalPlease 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 InterviewFebruary 2022 (by appointment onlyAll 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—February 18

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