Kirby considers applications year-round through a rolling admissions process, with priority given to applications received by January 30th for the following year. Students who plan to apply for Financial Aid must have their Admissions Application submitted by the February 17th Priority Application Deadline. Financial Aid Applications are processed independently from Admissions Applications, and must be submitted by the Financial Aid Application Deadline.
Applications are accepted on a rolling admissions basis and as space permits.
Financial Aid Application Deadline: February 17, 2015
Georgiana Bruce Kirby Preparatory School does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, physical disability or national origin.
The admission application has seven (7) components. All components must be received before an application is considered complete. You can use this application kit to print all seven forms with instructions.
❑ Application form
❑ Parent statement
❑ Student statement (handwritten by student)
Next, the following forms (which are a part of the application kit) should be printed and given or emailed to the applicant’s current school and teachers. After completion, the forms should be signed and mailed directly to the Kirby Admissions Office by the applicant’s school (not collected by the applicant). Provide a stamped and pre-addressed envelope with each request.
Kirby School Admissions Office
425 Encinal Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
The Admissions Office will contact you to schedule a student interview and a writing assessment (typically after all application materials, including transcripts and recommendations, have been received). If you are planning to apply for Financial Aid you will need to complete a separate Financial Aid Application. Please read through the Tuition and Financial Aid section for instructions.
For information about openings in specific grades, please call the Admissions Office at (831) 423-0658 ext. 202