MCS Application for TK - 8th Grade Students

Welcome to Milpitas Christian School!

Thank you for your interest in applying for admission to Milpitas Christian School. The following information is specific for admissions for students interested in grades Transitional Kindergarten through Eighth Grade.
We understand that applying to a new school is an important decision and we are dedicated to assisting you with any questions you may have regarding the application process.
 
For inquiries or to schedule a tour, contact:
 
Brittany McCauley
Office Manager / Registrar
408-945-6530 Ext. 11202
BMcCauley@MilpitasChristian.org  
Milpitas Christian School
3435 Birchwood Lane
San Jose, CA 95132
 
 
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MCS Application

  • Begin by submitting an online application form

           

 

 

  • Make payment of the Application Fee:$200 per student
  • Submission of the following supporting documents:
    • Birth Certificate or Passport
    • Report card from the last and current school year
    • Standardized test scores
    • Immunization record
  • MCS review of student application
  • Grade placement assessment
  • Parent interview
  • Formal letter of acceptance status from MCS
  • Upon acceptance, an annual enrollment fee of $450 per student is required

 

 

 

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Milpitas Christian School Admissions Policy

Milpitas Christian School provides a well-rounded experience to support student development emotionally, developmentally, socially, spiritually, and academically. While we do not require families to be Christ followers, it is our goal that students will be followers of Christ who model a biblical worldview in daily living that strengthens or results in a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.

Our Standards for evaluating prospective students are as follows:

- Specific Age requirements
> TK - 5 years old by December 31st
> K - 5 years old by September 1st
> 1st Grade - 6 years old by September 1st
- Spiritual considerations
> Openness of parents and student to the school's teaching of Christian principles and a world and life view in accordance with the Holy Bible
> Willingness of parents and student to support the school's Christian philosophy of education
> Willingness of parents and students to support the administration and faculty in carrying out the goals and programs of the school  
- Behavioral considerations
> History of acceptable citizenship in previous school experience
>Agreement of parents and student to abide by the behavior standards established by the school 
- Academic considerations
> Documented record of acceptable grades in previous school experience
> Acceptable scores on admissions readiness and/or or achievement tests 
- Personal considerations
> Student's special interests, talents, and skills
> Acceptable scores on admissions readiness and/or achievement tests

 

Milpitas Christian School admits students of any race, color, and national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, or national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions polices, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.
After currently enrolled students, their siblings, and children of staff members, admission is on a first-come, first-served basis.
When admission is not in the best interest of the school or the applicant, acceptance may not be granted. Students showing academic deficiencies may be admitted conditionally on recommendation by the student Study Team. An agreement for tutoring or other special services may be required until MCS grade level standards have been met.
Once accepted, continued enrollment at MCS is subject to the student successfully maintaining the standards set forth in the student policies as well as parents fulfilling their responsibilities as listed in the Parent/ Student Handbook.