How to ApplyNativity is committed to making the application process as easy as possible for all families. We know that selecting a school for your child can be a stressful time and we want to simplify this part for you.
This lets us know you are interested in Nativity and allows us to remind you when key events and dates are coming up via email.
The selection of a school for your child is an important decision. Nativity School welcomes parents of prospective students to spend some time in the building during the school day. We’d be happy to tell you about our program, give you a tour of the school and provide you with the information you need.
Apply to Nativity
Starting February 1 the application window will open. Check back on this page for additional information and the link to the application. Families are encouraged to submit completed packets promptly as enrollment is filled on a first-come, first-served basis. All applications must be received by May 15, 2018.
- Information you will need to apply to Nativity
- Biographical information
- Teacher Recommendation Forms
- School records/progress reports
- Birth Certificate
- Baptismal Certificate
Kindergarten Round Up & Entrance Testing
Incoming Kindergarten students will be invited to attend a Kindergarten Round-Up session in March. During Kindergarten Round-Up we will work with the children individually and in small groups to assess their readiness and get to know the youngest prospective members of the Nativity community.
Students who apply for admission for grades 1 through 8 will take an entrance test. The test will include reading, math, and a writing sample. Because our resources for extra services are limited, it is important to review the results of the test and the information in the application packet to help us determine if we can meet your child’s academic needs.
Within two weeks of Entrance Testing or Kindergarten Round Up you will receive an Acceptance Letter with the results of the testing, or receive a phone call to set up a time to discuss your child’s needs. A meeting with the teachers and/or the principal may be needed to gather more information about your child or to provide you with more information about the programs and services available at Nativity.
Ed Choice Applications will be sent to families who may be eligible to apply for the EdChoice Scholarship from the Ohio Department of Education. Due dates are found on the forms.
Financial Aid Application
Parish members may submit a request for parish financial aid via the FACTS program when you complete the online enrollment process for your child.
Once your child is accepted for Admission you will be asked to complete some additional forms online. These forms must be completed by their due dates in order for your child to start school.
All families who are new to Nativity will be assigned a seasoned Nativity Buddy Family to help welcome them to the Nativity community and answer all the questions a new family may have. New families and the Buddy Families will be invited to attend an Ice Cream Social in early June and some other events through the summer.
Join us for the first day of school and the opening prayer service.