Admissions

Applying to the Academy

The Grosse Pointe Academy’s admissions procedure is structured to help us learn about your child, as well as your wants and needs from an educational institution.

Early School Admission

  1. Contact us! Call or email our admissions office, or use our online calendar to make an appointment.
  2. Schedule a visit. This will allow you and your child to get a sense of our school community and daily life of our students. An informal readiness test will be given to children entering the five-year-old/kindergarten program. 
  3. Complete an application. Contracts are issued beginning in February for fall enrollment.

First through Eighth Grade Admission

  1. Contact us! Call or email our admissions office or  fill out our inquiry form.
  2. Schedule a visit. This will allow you and your child to get a sense of the school community and daily life of our students. You will also have the opportunity to meet with faculty and administrators. Additionally, you may schedule a shadow day, which is a half or full day visit for your child. Students will attend classes and get to know their prospective teachers and classmates.  
  3. Complete an application.
  4. After you complete an application, an assessment will be scheduled to get a sense of your child’s background in writing, mathematics and reading. 
  5. Submissions: Please submit a transcript release form to your child’s current school and letters of recommendation from your child’s English and math teacher(s). Contracts are issued beginning in February for fall enrollment.

Next Steps

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