Admission Process

1. Pray

Pray and consider your family’s needs for education and whether those needs would best be met by Grace Prep.

2. Information Meeting

There are currently no meetings at this time. Please contact Jenna Wertheimer at for information about Grace Prep and to receive the Zoom link an information meeting meeting.

Information Meetings will cover the following topics:
– What is a University Model® School?
– Importance of Parent Roles
– Expectations and Curriculum
– Affiliation with UMSI
– Application Process & Financial Aid

3. Application

Please note, Grace Prep is currently enrolling students in Grades K-5.

Submit an application with $50 application fee

Click here for the application:  Application 2020-2021

The application deadline is February 15th, 2021.  Applications received after the due date are evaluated on a rolling basis.

Financial Aid applications are also on a rolling basis. Funds are limited, awards are based on demonstrated need.

Click link for Financial Aid application.  There is a processing fee associated with the application payable online to Independent School Management.

Completed admission application forms can be mailed to:
Grace Preparatory Academy, P.O. Box 35271, Brighton, MA 02135
Checks can be made payable to Grace Co-op with “Application Fee” in the memo line.

4. Family Interview

Once we have received and reviewed your application, we will contact you and schedule a family interview.

5. Enrollment and Placement Testing

Decision letters to be mailed mid-March. Financial aid will be awarded by the end of March. Enrollment agreements are due by April 21, 2021 with the non-refundable deposit of $200.

After you receive notification on the acceptance of the student, we will schedule a time to administer a placement test. Once the test has been reviewed we will recommend placement.

6. Orientation

The final step in preparation for the first day of school is attending the Parent/Teacher training days on August 25 and 26th, 2020 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.  Only the teaching parent needs to attend.