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We're delighted that you're interested in National Presbyterian School!

For families applying for the 2024-2025 school year, we are offering a combination of virtual and in-person events. Unless otherwise noted, you may register for events listed below via Ravenna.

First Visit Options (Required)

One of the following is required if applying, but you are welcome to do it all.

Virtual Information Session

Held Tuesday mornings at 9:15 am by Zoom with Admissions, join other prospective families to hear an overview of our program followed by time to answer your questions.

NPS Campus Tour

Join other prospective parents for a tour of our school offered on Friday mornings at 9:15 am.

Pre-K 3 Campus Tour

A tour on Friday, January 26 at 9:30 am dedicated to the first, joyful year at NPS. Lower Division Director Jessie Grees and the Admissions team will lead a tour that devotes extra time in the Pre-K 3 classrooms and an opportunity to visit with the exceptional Pre-K 3 teaching team.

Individual Parent Visit

Meet with an NPS Admissions Officer to get to know NPS better and for us to learn more about you and your child. To schedule, please contact the NPS Director of Admissions.
 

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Upcoming Admissions Events

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Community Events (optional)

Experience community touchpoints and meet current NPS families.

An Evening with Parenting Expert, Amy Killy, and Dr. Jennifer Weaver

Tuesday, January 30 at 6:30 pm in Jones Hall
Prospective parents may join the NPS parent community to hear from highly acclaimed author of Raising a Kid Who Can, Dr. Jennifer Weaver, LCSW, and parenting expert, Amy Killy, LCSW, for a presentation on Parenting Strategies for Fostering Resiliency and Managing Anxiety in Children.
These authors will share concrete strategies for making simple shifts in your own behavior that can lead to significant changes in your children, ultimately creating a more peaceful and cooperative household. Both experts presented to our faculty in October and we are excited to provide this opportunity for parents to partake in the presentation.
Ms. Killy and Dr. Weaver presented to NPS faculty on October 6, and will return for continued professional development in February.
 

Weekly Chapel

Wednesdays at 8:35 am in Jones Hall
Lower Division (Pre-K 3 - First Grade)

Thursdays at 8:35 am in the NPC Chapel of the Presidents
Upper Division (Second - Sixth Grades)

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Coffee & Conversations (Optional)

For a deeper dive into key components of the NPS experience, we offer a series of virtual Coffee & Conversations.

Our Curriculum with Academic Leadership

Wednesday, October 25 at 9:15 am by Zoom
NPS Division Directors, Jessie Grees and Annabelle Dunn, Director of Curriculum & Instruction Susie Rusan, and Director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Kerry Richardson will provide an overview of our curriculum.

Meet Our Head of School

Wednesday, November 1 at 9:15 am by Zoom
NPS Head of School Malcolm Lester will present on our mission and his vision for our future.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Wednesday, November 8 at 9:15 am by Zoom
NPS Director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion will lead a conversation on how NPS strives to build a diverse and inclusive community and promotes equity and justice in its program, and current NPS families of color will share their experiences.

Social & Emotional Learning

Wednesday, November 29 at 9:15 am by Zoom
NPS Counselors Betsy Argintar and Jeni Reklis will provide an overview of our social emotional curriculum across all grades.

Meet Our Head of School

Wednesday, January 10 at 9:15 am by Zoom
NPS Head of School Malcolm Lester will present on our mission and his vision for our future.

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Conversations of Your Choices

Please contact the Admissions Office to connect with community members.

NPS Family

Our Parent Ambassadors are happy to share their experiences with prospective families. If there is a specific topic or experience you'd like to discuss, please let the Admissions Office know and we will find the right match.

NPS Faculty or Administrator

Teachers and administrators are happy to answer questions about the curriculum, classroom experience and learning community. Please let the Admissions Office know your areas of interests, and we will discuss who would be most helpful to you.

Contact the Admissions Office to Schedule

Contact the Office of Admissions & Financial Aid

Robin Baker

Robin Baker

Director of Enrollment & Marketing
Julia Hetherington

Julia Hetherington

Associate Director of Admissions