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Elementary School Requirements

Elementary School (Grades 1-5) Admissions Requirements


The online application for the 2021/22 school year is now available. Please submit the online application by the January 8, 2021 deadline along with the $125 application fee.  *Calvary is accepting late applications for the 2021/22 school year for select grades. Please call Leslie Clark at 310-573-0082 x111 for more information.

Campus Virtual Tour

Due to the current health crisis, we are not able to offer our regular campus tours, but we invite you to enjoy our recently updated Virtual Tour for prospective families..

Teacher Reference Form

Submit the appropriate Teacher Reference Form (1st - 4th Grades, 5th Grade) to your child’s current teacher. The teacher will return the completed form directly to Calvary Christian School. We also accept the Los Angeles Independent Schools' Teacher Recommendation Form. Teacher reference forms are due by January 15, 2021.

Principal/Head of School Reference Form

Please submit the Principal/Head of School Reference Form to your child’s current Principal/Head of School. They will return the completed form directly to Calvary Christian School. Principal/Head of School reference forms is due by January 15, 2021.

Transcript Request Form

Please submit the Transcript Request Form to your child’s current school. The school will mail up to three years of transcripts and report cards directly to Calvary Christian School. Transcripts are due by January 15, 2021.

Academic Assessment (1st - 5th Grades)

All applicants for Calvary's Elementary Program will complete an academic assessment with a member of our staff. Once your admissions file is complete you will be contacted with the details and date of your child's assessment. For 5th grade students Calvary Christian School may require your student to take the Independent School Entrance Exam

Student Visit (4th - 5th Grade only)

Your child will meet individually with our Elementary School Head and enjoy a one-on-one tour of our campus. Tours will be conducted after school hours and will adhere to all COVID safety protocols.

Parent Interview

Both parents will meet with the Admissions staff so that we can get to know your child and family.

Financial Assistance

Calvary Christian School uses the School and Student Service for Financial Assistance (SSS) to help assess a family’s ability to pay school costs. Information on the SSS and an application can be obtained by visiting the SSS website. Calvary offers up to 50% tuition assistance.  Please make sure to enter Calvary's school code (2178) when completing the financial assistance application. All financial assistance requests are kept strictly confidential and do not affect acceptance.  The Financial Assistance Application Deadline is January 22, 2021.