Applicants for kindergarten are scheduled in small groups to meet with teachers and learning specialists for 90 minutes. The visits are scheduled on Saturdays and after school. Parents remain on campus.
GRADES 3 -5 Applicant VisitsApplicants for grades 1 and 2 are scheduled for a small group 90 minute session that will be held one day after school in February. Parents remain on campus during this time.
GRADE 6 Applicant Visits and AssessmentApplicants for grades 3 – 5 are scheduled to spend a full school day in a classroom at their current grade level. During their day, integrated into the activities of the class and set up to facilitate making new friends, the applicants will have time for assessments in math, writing, reading and oral comprehension. Parents do not remain on campus.
Applicants for grade 6 are scheduled to participate in an assessment morning that takes place on Saturday March 8. The applicants will be at Park Day School for approximately three hours. Parents do not remain on campus. Applicants are assessed in math, writing, reading and oral comprehension. They also participate in several group activities.
Applicants for grade 6 are strongly encouraged to also be scheduled for one of our morning school visits. The applicant will have an opportunity to sit in on classes, tour the middle school, and meet other students. These visit mornings are on pre-set dates and must be arranged directly with the admissions office.
GRADES 7 & 8 Applicant Visits and Assessment
Applicants for 7th and 8th grade are scheduled to spend a morning at Park Day School. During their time with us, they will be paired with a peer buddy who will guide them through some classes and help make social connections.The applicants will also have time set aside for be assessments in math, writing, reading and oral comprehension.
|Flo Hodes |
Assistant Head of School
Director of Admissions
510.653-0317 x 120