Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School

Success starts herePK3 through 8th Grade

Application Process

Applications for the 2024-2025 School Year will open in October 2023

We are no longer accepting applications to the 2023-2024 School Year

2024 - 2025 General Information

  • The application fee is $100.00 per child. This fee includes the entrance exam/screening and is nonrefundable.
  • Applications will be considered and scheduled for an entrance exam contingent on space availability.
  • Application deadline for January entrance exam is January 18th, 2024.

Entrance Exam/Screening

As part of the admissions process, all prospective students are required to take an entrance exam/assessment upon receipt of an online application.

  • Students entering PK3 - Kindergarten will be contacted individually to schedule an in-person assessment.
  • Students entering 1st - 8th grades will be notified via email for entrance exam.

Admissions Criteria

Admission is based on the following criteria:

  • Entrance exam/assessments
  • Current school record and previous year’s report card
  • Prior year standardized test results

Given the mission of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School as an agent of Catholic Christian formation, the school will give preference to:

  • Students whose parents demonstrate an understanding of the specific Catholic nature of the school and a desire to participate in that mission.
  • Students whose families are active members of Our Lady of Lourdes Parish.
  • Together we will evaluate if our mission and values align to ensure that Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School is the right fit for your family.

In matters of admission and registration, the Pastor and Principal decide the specific method of selecting students and their selections are final. According to Archdiocesan policy, a child must meet the following age criteria upon entering school:

A child entering must be
Pre-K3 3 years old on or before September 1st of that year
Pre-K4 4 years old
Kindergarten 5 years old
1st Grade 6 years old

Non-Discriminatory Policy

Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School admits students of any race, color, sex, national or ethnic origin offering all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to sudents at the school. The school does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex or national or ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs.

We look forward to having you join the Jaguar Family!