The Presentation School

At Presentation, we believe that every child has gifts and talents to be discovered, nurtured and treasured. Our success in helping young people learn and grow is rooted in our commitment to small class sizes, engaging and caring teachers, and our community's belief that all children should be appropriately challenged; academically, socially, and spiritually. As an independent K-8 school, rotted in the Catholic tradition, our community welcome and celebrates families from that all faith backgrounds. We invite you to experience the difference of a Presentation School education for your own children. -Scott Parker.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 188 students
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 13 / rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded
1997
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
188 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
The Presentation School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
17 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
Feb. 13 / rolling
% on Financial Aid
29%
Admissions Director
Tracy Walthard

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School Notes

  • The presentation school is an indepentdent school based upon and guided by catholic values. Embracing the uniqueness of children in their preparation as life-long learners, the k-8 school provides an integrated curriculum, emphasizing high expectations, active learning and the arts. Within our small class environment, students are challenged to reach their individual potentials.

School Reviews

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We love The Presentation School! All three of our children have had the benefit of a Presentation School. Our eldest, now in high school, was VERY prepared for the rigor of her high school choice. The middle school develops presentation and leadership skills in their students with a strong community outreach message. The lower school is inclusive, nurturing, and their small class sizes really allow for individualized instruction. This is an academic prep school, but balanced with an emphasis in the performing and visual arts. Our Kindergartener came home talking about Van Gogh and his painting style! Their annual spring musical is not your standard school play, and their monthly school showcases develop presentation skills and build community. This is a great school!
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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 188 students
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 13 / rolling

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