"Palisades Episcopal School is a school honoring Christ and committed to providing a classical education challenging the mind, body and spirit."

Admissions Process

Application and Fee

Complete the application and mail it with the $90 application fee. We normally expect Junior Kindergarten applicants to be at least four years old upon entry, Kindergarten applicants to be at least five years old upon entry, and 1st grade applicants to be at least six years old upon entry.


Parent Tour and Visit

The School requires one or both parents to meet with the Director of Admissions and tour our school. Such visits are an important part goose couple vente
of our admissions process. Please call the Admissions Office to schedule a visit.


Parent Interview

We ask one or both parents to schedule a meeting with the Head of School for a parent interview. Call the Admissions Office to schedule an interview.


Student Admissions Visit

Call the Admissions Office to schedule an appointment for an individual student visit. Applicants for first grade and above will spend a morning at Palisades Episcopal School to examtrue meet with the Director of Admissions for an informal interview and screening, and visit the classroom.


Transcripts

Complete the transcript request form and mail or take it to your child’s current school (Grades K and above). All official transcripts should be mailed directly to us from your child’s current school.


Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten Group Visit

Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten applicants are required to attend group play visits.  These visits are designed to be an enjoyable play time for the children and an opportunity for the teacher and admissions staff to meet and observe visiting children in a relaxed setting. These visits begin in January. Please call the Admissions Office to schedule this visit.


Teacher Recommendation Forms

Please distribute the teacher recommendation form to your child’s current teacher. These confidential forms should be faxed or mailed directly to us from your child’s current teacher.


Testing

A formal educational assessment is required of all applicants. Applicants are tested by an independent educational testing service here at Palisades Episcopal School. There is an additional fee for this assessment.

Phone: 704-583-1825
Fax: 704-583-1885
13120 Grand Palisades Parkway
Charlotte, NC 28278