FAQs

Q

What grades does Curtis teach?

A

Developmental Kindergarten through 6th grade.

Q

How early can I apply?

A

One year before your child is ready to begin school.

Applications are available online beginning on September 1 for the following school year.

Q

What are the age cut-offs to enter DK and Kindergarten?

A

A child must turn 4 by the end of February to start DK in August of the same year. A child must turn 5 by July 1 to start Kindergarten in August of the same year.

Q

Do you accept applications at all grade levels?

A

Yes.

Q

How many openings do you have at each grade level?

A

There are 36 openings in DK each year and 30 in Kindergarten. Usually there are one to two openings in each of grades 1 through 6.

Q

When can I tour the school?

A

Tours are offered during Admissions Open House evenings in the fall. You will also have an opportunity to tour the school after you have submitted an application.

Q

Does the school have a lunch program?

A

We have a lunch vendor that provides hot meals for students five days a week. Parents may pre-order and purchase lunches for their children on the vendor's website.

Q

What are the hours of attendance?

A

DK students attend school from 8:15 a.m. to 2:15 p.m.
All other grades attend school from 8:15 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.

Q

Is child care available for students before or after school?

A

Students may arrive at school beginning at 7:30 a.m. at no additional cost. After school, daycare is offered from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the rate of $8.50/hour.