Steps for enrollment at Patten Academy of Christian Education (PACE):
The process of enrollment at the Patten Academy of Christian Education prior to final acceptance includes but is not limited to the following and file is considered complete when it has:
1. Submission of properly completed application forms and registration:
2. Payment of application fee.
3. Parent/Student interview with an administrator and/or coordinator to ensure that:
4. Entrance evaluation (grades K-12) all applicants are subject to an on-site evaluation as may deemed appropriate by the Admissions Committee and the classroom teacher.
What age does your child have to be in order to start Patten Academy?
Do I need to pre-register for the tour or parent orientation meeting?
No pre-registration is required. Contact our office for a guided tour.
Can I bring my child to the tour or orientation meeting?
Yes, we welcome children to attend the tour. However, the evening information meeting requires a more focused audience. We do not recommend bringing your child to this meeting. If you feel your child will inhibit the learning of other parents or yourself, please find care for him/her.
How long is the tour/evening meeting?
The tours last approximately one hour and are led by one of our experienced program directors.
What if I live out of state?
Contact the Patten Academy Office for assistance in the application process.
What if I attended the parent orientation last year?
You do not need to attend another parent orientation meeting.
Completed applicant’s file and evaluation are reviewed and a final decision is made. Admission decisions fall into one of three categories:
Students applying for clear admission must demonstrate through formal test, informal test, prior grades and teacher recommendation that they can perform in three core areas: reading, math and language within the acceptable range established by the academic committee. A clear admission is reviewed yearly for continued enrollment. A clear admission for the following school year is given to students who:
Please fill out an application: