Enrollment Procedures

Thank you for your interest in St. George’s Kindergarten and Mother’s Day Out. We know that choosing a preschool is a very important decision, and we are grateful that you are considering St. George’s for your child’s early education.

Please note the following enrollment procedures:

  • Applications for enrollment will be accepted September 1st through December 15th of the year prior to anticipated enrollment (example: Applications for enrollment in the 2018-2019 school year will be accepted between September 1 and December 15, 2017).
  • A non-refundable $75 application fee must accompany each application.
  • Any application received after the December 15th deadline will be placed at the end of the wait list.
  • Students completing the MDO program do not have to reapply for the Kindergarten program. They are automatically placed in the Kindergarten application pool.
  • The Enrollment Committee meets the 2nd week of January to fill enrollment for the following school year. Acceptance and wait list letters will be sent to all applicants.
  • The wait list will be cleared at the end of each school year. Students previously on the wait list, but not yet accepted to the program, must reapply.

Enrollment Priorities & Wait List

  • Current students will have first priority for space in the next program level for the following year.
  • Active church members are given priority during the Mother's Day Out and Kindergarten admissions process, and also given priority with regard to preferred days of attendance. An active church member is defined as a person who in Christ, has been baptized, has been confirmed/received into membership of St. George's Episcopal Church, and participates in the St. George's work, worship and financial support.
  • Does the applicant have a sibling who is a current student?
  • Does the applicant have a sibling who is a former student?

School Tours

Tours are given by appointment only. Due to the school schedule, we are not able to give tours in May, December or June-August. 

 

Request a Kindergarten Tour

Request a Mother's Day Out Tour

Application

The application is only for children not currently enrolled at St. George’s Kindergarten or Mother’s Day Out. There is one application for all age groups. Please return your application and a $75 non-refundable Application Fee to the Business Office.

 

2018-2019 Application (Fall of 2018)

 

2018-2019 Applications will be available online on September 1, 2017 and will be accepted until December 15, 2017.

 

Church Membership

St. George's Episcopal Kindergarten is a direct outreach of St. George's Episcopal Church. Active church members are given priority during the Mother's Day Out and Kindergarten admission process, and also given priority with regard to preferred days of attendance. These persons are defined as formal, baptized members of St. George's who make an annual pledge to the congregation.

If you have any questions regarding your church membership, please contact Rebecca Teel, Parish Secretary at 

rebecca.teel@stgeorgesnashville.org or 615-385-2150 (ext. 213).

Age Eligibility

In order to determine the proper program for your child, please use the age eligibility guidelines listed below:

Mother’s Day Out - 9 months to 33 months

  • Children eligible for one full day of Mother's Day Out must be 12 months of age by September 30th of the year of anticipated enrollment.
  • Children with birthdays between October 1st and December 31st of the year of anticipated enrollment are eligible to start in September of that year, but may only attend on Monday from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.

Preschool - 3, 4 and 5 year olds

  • Three Year Olds: Child must turn 3 years of age during the year of anticipated enrollment.
  • Four Year Olds: Child must turn 4 years of age during the year of anticipated enrollment.
  • Five Year Olds: Child must turn 5 years of age during the year of anticipated enrollment.