Apply to Upper School

Our 9th-12th grade students are critical thinkers who advocate for themselves and others. Our dedicated teachers and state-of-the-art learning spaces help students discover what matters to them.

9th-12th Grade Application Update

We are still accepting applications to grades 9-12. Please contact Director of Middle & Upper School Enrollment Mary Braun with any questions. Applicants may also apply for financial assistance, and awards for any students who are offered admission will be based on available funding for those who qualify.

key dates for 2023-24 upper School Applicants
December 15, 2022: Last day to receive 50% off of the $75 application fee (Early Eagle Discount). Waived for re-applicants 
January 17, 2023: Palma Scholars Program application deadline
Extended deadline: Upper School (9-12th grade) applications are still being accepted for 2023-24 academic year
February 8, 2023Financial Assistance application deadline
March 10, 2023: Admission and financial assistance decisions delivered
March 22, 2023: Signed enrollment agreements and deposits deadline

Application Checklist

We’ve put together a checklist to help you with the application process. Application requirements and deadlines for Palma Scholars Program available here. All items marked with an asterisk (*) are required.

Get To Know Us

Create an admission portal account*

Register for events

  • Open House: October 30, 2022 noon-4:00 p.m.
  • Palma Scholars Program Information Session: December 1, 2022 8-10:00 a.m.
  • Upper School Information Session: January 11, 2023 6:30-8:00 p.m.

Explore campus through a private guided tour

Application Process

 Pay $75 Application Fee*

Submit Online Forms*

  • Family Information Forms
  • Applicant Profile
  • Questions for Parents/Guardians
  • Questions for Students

Upload Student Writing Sample*

Send Teacher Evaluations to Current Teachers*

Submit School Records*

Register for a Shadow Day*

  • Complete the two checklist items (Pre-Shadow Day Form, Interests Form) found under the Shadow Day section in the admission portal at least a week prior to your scheduled visit.
  • As of January 2023, we are no longer requiring prospective student visitors to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or negative test. More information is available in the admission portal.
  • Schedule a day with us to observe classes as well as participate in a demo-class and team challenge activity.

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Have Questions?

Contact Mary Braun
Director of Middle & Upper School Enrollment
(503) 297-1894 ext.5052