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Next Steps

"A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step." - Chinese proverb

Request an Interview

If you visit the school, and submit an application, and are truly interested in joining the Crestview community, we would love to meet you! An interview is a wonderful opportunity for us to get to know your family and to answer any specific questions you may have about our program. Families that interview with us will receive priority. To schedule an interview please call or email Michele Poteet, Director of Admissions.



Teacher Recommendation Form and Transcript

If applying to kindergarten submit a Teacher Recommendation form to your child's preschool. For those applying to first through sixth grade, please request completed Teacher Recommendation and Transcript Request forms from your child's current school. 


TK-Kindergarten  - Teacher Recommendation Form

First-Sixth Grade - Teacher Recommendation and Transcript Request Forms


Schedule an Evaluation

Register for the developmental screening through Integrated Learning Solutions. Be sure to select Crestview Preparatory School as you are registering, in order for us to receive the results of the screening. To hear more information about the kindergarten readiness assessment, ILS will have a Parent Information evening. This information packet from ILS provides details pertaining to the screening.
Grades 4-6
Applicants must take the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE) no later than January 27, 2018. Online registration is available at Crestview school code is 054140 
School Day Visits 
Playdates will be select afternoons from 2:10 - 3:45 p.m. in January and February. During the visit they will hear a story, play outside and inside, and participate in circle time. 
Grades 1-6
The day will be spent in class with the child’s current grade level.


Admissions decisions will be mailed March 9, 2018 in coordination with the Pasadena Consortium of Independent Schools. (Late applications are decisioned on Fridays as application files are deemed complete.)

If your child has been placed on our wait list due to limited availability of spaces, we ask that you contact us to verify your interest in remaining on the list. We will follow up as spaces become available.