Welcome to Grace School

At Grace School, we inspire compassionate, thoughtful students who are eager to engage in the world around them. Grace School welcomes applications from students with a wide range of backgrounds, interests, talents and experiences. We admit applicants regardless of religion, gender, nationality, race and ethnic background. Admission decisions are based on a comprehensive assessment of each applicant’s potential to succeed at Grace School.

Begin the application process by completing the Application for Admission and submitting the $100 application fee online. You will be prompted to create a username and password to login to the Grace School Admissions Portal.

We would love for you to visit the campus to experience what makes Grace School an exceptional school for learning and growing. We encourage you to schedule multiple visits to Grace School, as it’s the best way to experience first-hand the culture of tradition and innovation at Grace. In addition to a private or group tour of Grace School, we encourage you to attend our Winter Open House on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. At this event, you will attend a formal presentation from the Office of Admissions, tour the school led by our administrative team, and have opportunities to interact with teachers, current students and our current families as well as enjoy performances from our cheerleaders, band and choir.

Primary School (Twenty months through PreK4)

  • Ages and Stages Questionnaire: Required for all Primary School applicants. The Office of Admissions will email the questionnaire in the month of December to be completed and uploaded to the Admissions Portal before the application deadline.
  • Teacher Recommendation Form: For PreK3 and PreK4 applicants only. A teacher recommendation form is required if the applicant has attended a preschool program or a visit with the Admissions Director is required. Teacher recommendations must be mailed or emailed directly from your child’s teacher to Grace School, Attn: Director of Admissions or to nhumlicek@graceschool.org.
  • Evaluation: Applications will be evaluated by Grace School’s Admissions Committee. Notification of decisions will be communicated in the month of March.

Lower School (Kindergarten through 5th Grade)

  • Report Cards: For first grade through fifth grade applicants.
  • Standardized Test Scores: For fourth and fifth grade applicants only.
  • Admissions Testing: Applicants may register by appointment for their age specific test at a convenient location by calling Education Specialists at (713) 461-7996. Fifth grade applicants will need to register for the ISEE (Independent School Entrance Exam) at a testing location or by registering directly with Education Specialists at (713) 461-7996. Please complete the Education Specialist Questionnaire and take with you to the exam.
  • Grace School VisitA required group visit for all Kindergarten applicants is scheduled for Monday, February 5, 2018. For grades 1-5, a half day visitation is optional and will only be scheduled if requested and all required components of the application have been submitted.
  • Evaluation: Applications will be evaluated by Grace School’s Admissions Committee. Notification of decisions will be communicated in the month of March.

Middle School (Grades 6 through 8)

  • Teacher Recommendation Forms: One Math and one English recommendation from current teachers. Teacher recommendations must be mailed directly from your child’s teacher to Grace School, Attn: Director of Admissions or emailed to nhumlicek@graceschool.org.
  • Report Cards and Standardized Test Scores: Previous two years.
  • Admissions Testing: Applicants will need to register for the ISEE (Independent School Entrance Exam) at a testing location or by registering directly with Education Specialists at (713) 461-7996.
  • Grace School Visit: A required group visit for all Middle School applicants is scheduled for Friday, February 16, 2018. A full day visitation is optional and will only be scheduled if requested and all required components of the application have been submitted.
  • Evaluation: Applications will be evaluated by Grace School’s Admissions Committee. Notification of decisions will be communicated in the month of March.

Admissions Events

Nicole Humlicek

Director of Admissions

713-267-8705

nhumlicek@graceschool.org