ADMISSIONS & ENROLLMENT
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We are excited to have your family join our community. NZSJ seeks to admit students who we believe will thrive in our environment. As we see education as a partnership between the school, students and their families, we aim to understand your family's goals and values with regards to education to make sure that we are the right school for your family. To that end, our admissions process is as follows:
1. Visit, tour and trial: We believe that visiting us, seeing what a normal school day looks like, meeting our Head of School and teachers, and trialing a school day are all invaluable in helping you to make sure we are the right school for your child. Please do not hesitate to ask questions at this stage of the process. Information on your child's grade placement, school fees and our academic calendar for the year can be found at the links.
2. Application: Once you have decided that NZSJ is the right school for your child, please contact our Admissions Office for an application form. Admission into NZSJ is by assessment and is designed to make sure that we are the right school for your child to thrive. A non-refundable application fee is to be paid upon submission of the application form.
3. Assessment process: If your child undertakes a trial, the class teacher will undertake an in-class assessment. Depending on the particular circumstances of the child and grade s/he is entering, s/he may be required to sit an aptitude test as well. The School may also request reference letters from previous schools.
4. Confirmation of registration: Based on the assessment, the School will then offer your child a place in an Offer Letter. The place is confirmed once payment of the Annual Development Levy and first tuition is made as per the Offer Letter.