Admissions

Application for Admission

We welcome you to learn more about the application process for Curtis School.



 

Lower Elementary Application Process

  1. Applications for DK - 2nd grades are now available.  There is an application fee of $150 due at the time the application is submitted. All applications must be submitted by January 4, 2021.
  2. After you have submitted an application for admission, please email Mimi Petrie, the Director of Admissions, to schedule a conversation with her.
  3. Attend a virtual Open House for prospective parents. 
    • Developmental Kindergarten and Kindergarten Applicants - After you have submitted your application, please Click here to sign up for one of four virtual DK/K Open Houses:
      • Wednesday, December 9, 2020: 5:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. 
    • 1st and 2nd Grade Applicants - Click here to sign up for the 1st and 2nd Grade Open House on Wednesday, January 13 from 4:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
    • Applicant families are limited to one orientation signup so that we can accommodate everyone. 
  4. Please download and hand deliver/email the appropriate school evaluation form(s) below to your child’s current school.  
2021-22 Preschool Recommendation - DK/KG Applicants
2021-22 Administrator's Recommendation - Grades 1-6
2021-22 Current Teacher's Recommendation Grades 1-6
2021-22 Transcript Release Form Grades 1-6
       5. Submit a personal letter of recommendation to the Admissions Office by February 1, 2021. 
      6. We are currently re-imagining how evaluations will occur and will communicate our plans once finalized.

Upper Elementary Application Process

  1. Applications for 3rd - 6th Grades are now available. There is a $150 application fee due at the time the application is submitted. All applications must be submitted by January 4, 2021.
  2. After you have submitted an application for admission, please email Mimi Petrie to schedule a parent conversation.
  3. Attend a virtual Open House for prospective parents. Click here to sign up for the 3rd - 6th Grade Virtual Open House on Wednesday, February 10 from 5:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.
  4. We are currently re-imagining how we will conduct our assessments of 3rd - 6th grade applicants and will communicate once we have finalized our plan. The Lower Level Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE) for 5th and 6th Grade applicants will be optional. Registration and information about the test are available on the ERB website. Please be sure to include Curtis School as a recipient of the scores. Our ISEE School Code is 054000. ISEE results should be received by our office no later than February 1, 2021.
  5. Please download and hand deliver/email the appropriate school evaluation form(s) below to your child’s current school. They must be received in our Admissions Office by February 1, 2021.
          2021-22 Administrator's Recommendation Grades 1-6
          2021-22 Teacher's Recommendation Grades 1-6
          2021-22 Transcript Release Form Grades 1-6
      6. Submit a personal letter of recommendation to the Admissions  Office by February 1, 2021. This letter should be from someone who knows your family well.

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Curtis School

15871 Mulholland Drive  ·  Los Angeles CA 90049
310-476-1251