Admission

 2016-2017

Parents interested in learning more about enrolling their students are invited to contact Hillcrest Dean of Students to set up an interview and preview of our school.   Parents of the candidate are advised to bring their students most recent assessment documents and report card to the interview.

After the interview with the Dean of Students, parents will be invited to complete an application form.  Once the application form with its accompanying “release of records” form are complete and returned to the Dean’s office, the Dean of Students will set a date for the prospective candidate to visit Hillcrest for one or two academic days at his or her current grade level.

Upon completion of the candidate’s visit, review of academic records, and recommendation from the teaching faculty, the candidate’s family will receive notification of a decision from the school.

Section I.
Admission to the Hillcrest School is based on the following criteria:

A. Meeting requirements listed in Section II.
B. Availability of student opening at appropriate grade level.
C. Agreement of family to pay full tuition unless scholarship help is requested and granted.
D. Determination by the school that placement at Hillcrest is appropriate for the applicant and the school.

Section II.
The following must be received before an applicant is considered for placement:

1.Application for Enrollment
2.Interview with parent (s)
3.Interview with applicant
4.Visitation in classroom by applicant
5.Test results and records from previous school
6.Test scores on intellectual assessment

Section III.
The following must be received when the applicant is accepted as a Hillcrest School student and prior to the first day of classes.

1.Registration fee
2.Acceptable immunization record
3.Financial agreement
4.Completion of enrollment packet