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

November 10, 7:00 pm
January 12, 7:00 pm
January 20, 7:00 pm
March 10, 7:00 pm
March 22, 7:00 pm

Please contact Jenna Wertheimer at for information about Grace Prep and to receive the Zoom link for an information 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 2021-2022

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 $45 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 24th and 25th, 2021 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.  Only the teaching parent needs to attend.