Application Process

"The other schools that I applied to and was admitted to were too easy, and I needed a challenge."

–Antasia, Class of 2015

Application & Benchmark Review

Parents and students must complete all sections of the PSM Application
and submit with:

  1. Prior year grade report
  2. Most recent standardized test scores*
  3. Certified copy of birth certificate
*PSM Assessments will be given to students applying for Pre-School, Pre-K, Kindergarten & Grades 1-3.

Recommendation & Student Summary Forms

  1. One PSM Teacher Recommendation Form is required from all students applying for grades 1–5. The PSM Student Summary-Attendance & Discipline Form is required from all students applying for grades 1–11*.
  2. Two PSM Recommendation Forms are required from students applying for grades 6–11. One from a prior year teacher in Reading, Language Arts, English or Math, and one from a Counselor, Dean of Students or Principal.
*Please Note: Providence St. Mel does not accept incoming 12th grade students.

Enrollment & Online Tuition Setup

The final step is registration for the school year. This includes a deposit for books, materials, and the curriculum resource fee, and online enrollment in SMART Tuition.

Admission Requirements Checklist
Providence St. Mel Admission ApplicationCopy of prior year report card and current year progress report Copy of most recent standardized test scores (from Iowa, Terra Nova, California Achievement) or (ISAT, Explore, Plan, ACT)Certified copy of birth certificate
Developmental Assessment (Pre-S, Pre-K, Kindergarten)Admissions Standardized Test (Grades 1–5)One Recommendation Form (Grades 1–5)Two Recommendation Forms (Grades 6–11)Student Summary Attendance & Discipline Form (Grades 1–11)Student Essay Statement (Grades 5–11)
Medical forms (physical, eye, dental)Consent & Release FormOfficial Transcript for all HS transfer students (minimum GPA 2.75)SMART Tuition setup & Family Financial ProfileParent/Guardian Statement (All applicants)Family Interview (All Applicants)