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

See our information meeting flyer.

All Information meetings are from 7:00 – 8:30 pm at Redeemer Fellowship Church

111 Mt. Auburn Street, Watertown, MA 02472

November 6, 2019 

January 7, 2020

January 22, 2020

March 10, 2020

March 24, 2020 

At this point we do not have any upcoming information meetings. Please contact Jenna Wertheimer at for information about Grace Prep.

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

See link for the Application 2020-2021

The application deadline is February 14th, 2020.

Currently Financial Aid applications are on a rolling basis. Funds are limited.

See link for Financial Aid application.

Completed application forms can be mailed to:
Grace Preparatory Academy, 111 Mt. Auburn Street, Watertown, MA 02472
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 20, 2020 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.