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General Admissions FAQ's

  • Prospective parents are invited to visit our campus for a tour. Please call the Admissions Office at (561)994-5006 to schedule your appointment.
  • Parent only Kindergarten Observations are held each Fall. Please call for details. 
  • We also invite you to attend our Early Childhood Open House each January. Please call for details. 
  • Early bird care and after care are offered daily. Please refer to our Fee Schedule for times and costs.
  • Students in elementary school may participate in our after school Curriculum Enrichment program. The Curriculum Enrichment courses are offered per semester and the ages, dates and fees vary per course.
  • Students in middle school may participate in our competitive Athletics program. We offer multiple interschool sports for our middle school students and compete as part of the Gold Coast League. Visit our Athletics page for complete details. 
  • A limited amount of financial aid is made available for registered students in K-8 by the School Board of SRCS. Applications for financial aid must be submitted to the Scholarship Committee by April 1.
  • We do not have special programs to accommodate learning disabilities.
  • Our core curriculum for preschool through middle school consists of Math, Science, Social Studies, English and Bible. Specials in preschool and elementary are Art, PE, Computer Lab, Spanish, Music and Library. An Enrichment rotation in middle school consists of Writing Workshop, Computer Lab, and PE. There is a daily Elective class period in middle school, as well.

Preschool Admissions FAQ's

  • Children attending our three year old program must be three years old on or before September 1st of the new school year (no exceptions).
  • Children attending our four year old (PreK) program must be four years old on or before September 1st of the new school year (no exceptions).
  • Children must be fully potty trained before entering preschool. No diapers or pull-ups are allowed at any time.
  • There is no admissions testing for preschool.

Kindergarten Admissions FAQ's

  • Children applying for Kindergarten must be five years old on or before September 1st of the new school year (no exceptions).
  • All kindergarten applicants will be scheduled for a Kindergarten Readiness Screening subsequent to registration.
  • Applications and registration fee(s) (see fee schedule) are accepted once registration opens in early January. See Registration Timetable for dates and Registration Procedures for specifics. Authenticated birth date must be provided at the time of registration.
  • A Kindergarten Readiness Screening will be scheduled subsequent to registration.
  • If not currently a student at SRCS, please submit the following:
    • Teacher Recommendation Form  – Submit Teacher Recommendation Form to current/former school to be completed and returned to SRCS as soon as possible. Forms are not accepted directly from parents.
    •  Report Card – Provide current year’s original report card as soon as possible (if available). A copy of your original document will be made in our office while you wait.
    • Pastor’s Confidential Information Form – Complete parent portion (top) and submit Form to Pastor, Sunday School teacher, or Youth Pastor of your church, to be completed and returned by mail, fax, or email.
    • Completed application files will be reviewed by our Admissions Committee. Final applicants and their parents will meet with our Headmaster for a family interview.

Note: A minimum of one month is required for processing all documents.

Elementary Admissions FAQ's

  • Applicants for first through fifth grades will be scheduled for grade level assessments in both math and English subsequent to registration.
  • Applications  and registration fee(s) (see fee schedule) are accepted once registration opens in late January (in house registration) and early February (open registration). See Registration Timetable for dates and Registration Procedures for specifics.
  • Admissions testing will be scheduled subsequent to registration.
  • Applicants will please submit the following:
    • Teacher Recommendation Form– Submit Teacher Recommendation Form to current/former school to be completed and returned to SRCS as soon as possible. Forms are not accepted directly from parents.
    • Report Card – Provide current year’s (if available) and completed previous year’s original report cards as soon as possible. Copies of your original documents will be made in our office while you wait.
    • Pastor’s Confidential Information Form – Complete parent portion (top) and submit Form to Pastor, Sunday School teacher, or Youth Pastor of your church, to be completed and returned by mail, fax, or email.
    • Standardized Testing – Provide most recent original standardized test results report as soon as possible. A copy of your original document will be made in our office while you wait.
    • Completed application files will be reviewed by our Admissions Committee. Final applicants and their parents will meet with our Headmaster for a family interview.
  • Note: A minimum of one month is required for processing all documents.
  • Students in elementary school may participate in our after school Curriculum Enrichment program. The Curriculum Enrichment courses are offered per semester and the ages, dates and fees vary per course.

Middle School Admissions FAQ's

  • Middle School applicants will be scheduled for an above grade level assessment math and a grade level assessment in English subsequent to registration.
  • Applications and registration fee(s) (see fee schedule) are accepted once registration opens in late January (in house registration) or early February (open registration). See Registration Timetable for dates and Registration Procedures for specifics.
  • Admissions testing will be scheduled subsequent to registration.
  • Applicants will please submit the following:
    • Teacher Recommendation Form  – Submit Teacher Recommendation Form to current/former school to be completed and returned to SRCS as soon as possible. Forms are not accepted directly from parents.
    • Report Card – Provide current year’s (if available) and completed previous year’s original report cards as soon as possible. Copies of your original documents will be made in our office while you wait.
    • Pastor’s Confidential Information Form – Complete parent portion (top) and submit Form to Pastor, Sunday School teacher, or Youth Pastor of your church, to be completed and returned by mail, fax, or email.
    • Standardized Testing – Provide most recent original standardized test results report as soon as possible. A copy of your original document will be made in our office while you wait.
    • All middle school applicants must complete and submit the Student Questionnaire.
  • Completed application files will be reviewed by our Admissions Committee. Final applicants and their parents will meet with our Headmaster for a family interview.

Note: A minimum of one month is required for processing all documents.

  • Middle school applicants who have completed the admissions process / with completed admissions files may shadow for a morning. This opportunity is scheduled via our Admissions department.
  • All middle school students will have the opportunity to earn high school credit for 9th grade Algebra I in seventh or eighth grades. Students who successfully complete 9th grade Algebra I in seventh grade will have the opportunity to earn high school credit for 10th grade Geometry in eighth grade. Eighth grade students will also have the opportunity to take high school Spanish I as an elective.
  • Spanish River Christian School traditionally does not accept applications for new eighth grade students.