St. Louis School will begin to accept applications for the 2024-2025 school year beginning November 1, 2023.
Policies and Procedures for K-8 Admissions
APPLICATION PRIORITY CRITERIA
The school sets registration procedures and admission policies. The availability of space and the order of preference for admission of applications received by the appropriate deadlines for first round of consideration is determined by the school according to the general criteria below. All applications received after the first round deadline will be considered in the order in which received regardless of priority criteria.
- Children currently enrolled in the St. Louis Preschool (for Kindergarten)
- Siblings of children currently enrolled in St. Louis Catholic School
- Children from St. Louis parish
- Children from other Catholic parishes, or from recently relocated practicing Catholic, active duty military families
- Children from inactive and non-Catholic families
All academically qualified students are welcome at St. Louis Catholic School regardless of race, creed, or ethnic origin. Only St. Louis Catholic School admissions packets will be accepted for consideration. To apply to multiple schools in the Diocese of Arlington, you may use the Diocesan enrollment portal. However, all applicants must complete and submit electronically the St. Louis Catholic School application in addition to the Diocesan application.
Please see below for application requirements specific to grade level.
Kindergarten Applicants from St. Louis Preschool
1st-5th Grade Applicants
Middle School Applicants
Military Family Applicants
St. Louis does not maintain wait pools beyond the currently accepted application year. Applicants may be placed in the wait pool for the current application year and will remain in the wait pool until the start of the school year for which the applicant applied. If at any time you wish to be removed from the wait pool, please contact the school registrar ([email protected]).
Applications do not carry over year to year. The start of the school year concludes the admissions cycle for that year. Prospective students remaining in the wait pool at the start of the school year will be removed. Should you remain interested in St. Louis Catholic School, you must re-apply for the following school year beginning with the start of the next admissions cycle in November.