Beginning and Lower School

Our Beginning and Lower School is a joyful place where students in preschool, kindergarten, and 1st-5th grades build new understandings and develop academic skills. We look forward to showing you what makes this learning experience extraordinary, and to help guide you through the process.

KEY 2022-23 Beginning & Lower School ADMISSION DATES
December 15, 2021: Last day for 50% discount $75 application fee (Early Eagle Discount). Waived for re-applicants.
January 19, 2022: Financial assistance application deadline.
January 20, 2022: Beginning & Lower School (Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st-5th grade) application deadline. 
March 4, 2022: Admission and financial assistance decisions delivered.
March 16, 2022: Signed enrollment agreement & deposit deadline.

Application Checklists

We’ve created specific checklists for families as the requirements are slightly different for different ages. Note: These checklists reflect the regular admission timeline.

Have Questions?

Contact Zoë Edelen Hare
Director of Beginning & Lower School Enrollment
edelenharez@catlin.edu
(503) 297-1894 ext.5056

Quick Facts &
Example Schedule

Preschool (PDF)
Kindergarten (PDF)
Lower School (PDF)