How To Apply

All applications to Morrison Academy are done online and are available through the link below or through the menu on the left of this screen. Online applications for each school year become available on November 1 of the preceding year.

Detailed Information on Application Steps:

  • 1. Submit an online application
    • When you submit an online application, you will receive an automated e-mail reminding you to submit the other supporting documents, outlined below.

  • 2. Submit the supporting documents

    • A copy of the photo/signature pages of your child’s passport (if your child has multiple passports, only one foreign passport is required).
    • A copy of the photo/signature pages of each parent’s passport
    • Copies of academic records. All records must be translated into English.
      • Kindergarten applicants do not need to submit school records.
      • Grade 1 applicants
        • the most recent report card from the current school year
        • final report cards from kindergarten, if applicable
      • Grade 2-12 applicants
        • the most recent report cards from the current school year
        • final report cards from the past two years
        • recent standardized test scores (ITBS, SAT, etc.), if available; these are not required, but are highly desirable.
    • Your child’ file will not be considered active until all of the supporting documents have been submitted.
    • These documents may be scanned and e-mailed, faxed, or mailed to the school. You will be notified by e-mail when your documents have been received.
    • Families applying as Missionaries or Christian Workers will be contacted directly by the admissions office regarding additional paperwork.

  • 3. Testing and Interviews

    • Testing
      • Testing is only scheduled if space is available in the class for which you are applying.
      • Testing is standard for all students coming from non-English speaking schools or students who have been home schooled.
      • The tests which are administered are designed to determine whether Morrison Academy can meet your child’s educational needs. (See Admission Policies for details.)
      • The admissions office will notify you of space availability and testing options.
        • Most testing is done in mid-to late April and continues until classes are filled.
        • Testing may occur throughout the school year if unexpected openings become available.
      • A nonrefundable testing fee is charged if your child is tested.
    • Interviews
      • Following testing, interviews with the principal are scheduled if:
        • space remains available in your child’s class
        • the results of your child’s testing are positive

  • 4. Admissions Decisions

    • Following the testing and interview process, Admission Councils on each campus meet to make final admission decisions.
    • Families will be notified of the Admission Council’s decision within three working days of the final testing and/or interview.

  • 5. Registration and Fee Payment

    • Admission is conditional upon completing all registration materials; these materials are provided when an offer of admission is made.
    • Admission is conditional upon the full payment of tuition and fees.
      • Students admitted in the spring must pay in full by June 1.
      • Students admitted after June 1 must pay in full by the first day that their child attends class. Students will not be admitted to class until fees are paid in full.