Please note: New families applying to Explorers One are not granted Financial Aid due to a limited number of funds.
1. Submit an Online Application
2. Submit Teacher Recommendations (included in application)
3. Submit Student Records Release Form (included in application)
4. Schedule an Assessment for your child
Students applying for Explorers 1 and 2 are required to be observed to assess school readiness. After your application is complete, our Admissions Director will contact you (609.924.6117, or email) to schedule an individual assessment.
5. Participate in a Parent Interview
The Admissions Office will contact parents to arrange an interview. Both parents are required to attend the interview. All parents are required to read the following materials prior to the family interview:
6. Receive Notification of Admissions
The Admissions Committee will notify families in a timely manner.
7. Return Signed Contract
Following notification of acceptance, the family will be given a due date to confirm enrollment by submitting the signed Contract, and the Tuition Schedule with indication of payment method (along with a check for the Book Fee and Tuition Deposit).
When a class is full, applicants may be placed in a waiting pool for that class. If a slot opens up, students will be selected from the waiting pool to fill the open slot.
Age and Class Placement:
Explorers I: Older four-year olds and younger five-year olds *
Explorers II: Older five-year olds and younger six-year olds *
*Applicants must be the appropriate age before September 1.
WE CONTINUE TO ACCEPT APPLICATIONS ON A ROLLING BASIS UNTIL ALL CLASSES ARE FULL.
Discrimination Policy: The Wilberforce School admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally made available to students at the school. The Wilberforce School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in the administration of its educational and admissions policies, scholarship programs, or athletic and other school administered programs.