Admissions

On behalf of the admission team, I thank you for your interest in Bethesda International Academy. As you explore our website and visit our school you will discover that Bethesda is a very special place. We are honored that you are considering Bethesda and we look forward to getting to know your family through the admission process. Please let us know how we can assist you.

Prerequisites

Preschool: Students entering the 3-year-old Preschool program must be 3 years of age or older on or before September 1st of the current year. Child must be potty trained Students entering the 4-year-old Preschool program must be 4 years of age or older on or before September 1st of the current year.

Kindergarten: Students entering Kindergarten should be 5 years of age or older on or before September 1st of the current year.

First Grade: Students entering Grade 1 should be six years of age or older on or before September 1st of the current year.

Enrollment Forms

A registration fee is assessed each year. This fee is non-refundable and not applicable to tuition. New students, entering Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st grade, or transferring, parents should present the following items:

  1. Completed enrollment form
  2. Child’s birth certificate
  3. Record or compliance with health code
  4. Transfer from another school
  5. Copy of latest report card or assessment

New Student Enrollment Form

Returning Student Enrollment Form

Financial Aid

Bethesda International Academy provides tuition assistance for families who require financial aid in order for their children to attend Bethesda. The amount of aid awarded will depend on the family’s individual financial situation and the amount of aid available. Families wishing to apply for aid should contact our office by calling 773-743-0800.

Admission Policies/Statement of Non-Discrimination

Bethesda admits students of any race, color, creed, sex, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students in this school. The school does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, or national and ethnic origin in the employment of teachers and staff or in the administration of educational policies, athletic or other school-administered programs.