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Apply to Shalom

Thank you for your interest in Shalom Christian Academy! We are excited to begin this journey with you and we look forward to meeting your family. 

We are accepting applications online for the 2021/2022 school year for grades 9-12 only.* All applications and recommended forms are now processed through FACTS. You will be required to set up a user name and password there. All fees are collected through FACTS at the time of application. 

Please take a moment to read our Statement of Faith and Parent/Student Handbook. 

Due to the unprecedented number of applications received, we are no longer accepting applications for grades PreK through 8th grade. Families interested in grades 9 - 12 are encouraged to apply below by clicking the "Apply to Shalom" button. 

Apply To Shalom 

Admissions Checklist:
  • Schedule a tour or attend an Open House, Whale Watch or Bear Hunt
  • General Application for Admission and Student Application for Admission - Please submit one application for each student through FACTS. 
  • Application fee: This fee is non-refundable. Payment is due at the time of application on FACTS. 
  1. January 1 - May 31: the registration fee is $125.00/student
  2. June 1 - July 31: the registration fee is $175.00/student    
  3. August: the registration fee is $200.00/student
  4. Current School Year - $225.00/student
  • Recommendation forms - submitted through the online application process
  1. Pastor recommendation form (All Families)
  2. Teacher recommendation form  Elementary (1st - 5th grade)
  3. Principal recommendation form Secondary (6th - 12th grade)  
  • Report Card: Submit a copy of the student’s current report card 
  • Entrance Testing: 1st through 12th grade applicants must be tested or submit scores from achievement tests taken in the last 12 months. All Kindergarten students are tested. Testing will be scheduled after all documents have been submitted.  
  • Interview:  After completion of these requirements, a family interview, if needed, will be scheduled with the appropriate principal (Elementary or Secondary). Both parents (when applicable) will attend with their applying children (only Secondary children are required to attend, not elementary).  

Print a copy of this checklist.

*We must receive your application no later than July 31 for the following school year in order for your student to start at Shalom on the first day of school. All applications received after July 31 will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Acceptance:

After reviewing all submitted paperwork and conducting a family interview, the administration team will decide whether to offer acceptance into Shalom for the coming school year. At this time, an acceptance letter will be mailed to the newly accepted family.

Parent Agreement Contract: This contract must be signed and returned to complete the admission process. Once it is returned to the school, your child(ren) will be enrolled in Shalom Christian Academy.

After Acceptance to Shalom:

Records:  A copy of birth certificate and immunization record must be in the office before the first day of school.

Class Scheduling:  Students entering grades 6th - 12th will meet with the Secondary Principal to schedule classes for the upcoming year.

New Parent Meeting:  Attendance at a new parent meeting is required for at least one parent or guardian, although both parents are encouraged to attend. This informational meeting is with the Administration and Spiritual Life Committee.