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Guidelines for Admissions

Guidelines for Admissions


Students admitted to kindergarten must have attained age five (5) by the 30th day of September of the current school year. 

Students admitted to the first grade must have attained the age of six (6) years by the 30th day of September of the current school year. In addition, the student must have attended an accredited kindergarten.

All students must comply with current Ohio immunization and health requirements prior to enrollment.

We are honored to be Upper Arlington’s first Catholic school. For the past 75 years, we have educated thousands of students within our parish boundaries. Saint Agatha School welcomes all new students, but follows the recommended priority list below: 

1. Children of sponsoring parish families:

a. children with siblings currently/previously enrolled

b. children now reaching school age

            c. children from families new ly moved into the Parish whose children were enrolled in Catholic schools where such were available

2. Children transferring from other Catholic schools and/or parishes:

a. from schools that are closing

b. from parishes not offering full K-8 programs

c. schools with a waiting list

3. Children of other faiths:

a. with siblings currently/previously enrolled in Saint Agatha School

b. new to Saint Agatha School

We currently accept EdChoice Scholarships. Please see the Ohio Department of Education EdChoice website for more information.