Apply to Upper School

Students in grades 9-12 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.

2024-25 Application Update

The Upper School priority application deadline has passed. If you are interested in applying, please contact Mary Braun, Director of Middle & Upper School Enrollment at

key dates for upper School Applicants
December 14, 2023: Last day to receive 50% off of the $75 application fee (Early Eagle Discount). Waived for re-applicants 
January 16, 2024: Palma Scholars Program application deadline
February 6, 2024: Upper School (grades 9-12) application for admission deadline
February 6, 2024Financial Assistance application deadline
March 8, 2024: Admission and financial assistance decisions delivered
March 20, 2024: 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 22, 2023 1-4 p.m.
  • Palma Scholars Program Alumni Panel: November 15, 2023, 6-7 p.m. (over Zoom)
  • Palma Scholars Program Breakfast: December 6, 2023, 8-10 a.m.
  • Upper School Information Session: January 9, 2024, 7-8 p.m.

Explore campus through a 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*

  • Schedule a day with us to observe classes as well as participate in a demo-class and team challenge activity.
  • Complete the Interests and Shadow Day Form in the Shadow Day section in the admission portal at least a week prior to your scheduled visit.

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Have Questions?

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

Middle & Upper School Enrollment Process Overview