ECC Application Process

EARLY ACTION ADMISSION

Apply early for early decision notification!

Our Early Action Admission process is available to new applicants who will be 3-, 4-, or 5-years-old by September 1, 2020 and whose family wishes to secure an early admission status.

  • Waived application fee
  • Early decision notification

Applicants must submit an application by December 1, 2019. Decisions will be sent on December 20, 2019.  

PRIORITY ADMISSION

TBS is currently accepting applications for the 2020-21 school year. Priority applications for the 2020-21 school year are due January 24, 2020.

3-STEP APPLICATION PROCESS

STEP 1: Take a Tour!

Take a look at our tour calendar and sign up to visit us on campus.

CLICK HERE to schedule a tour  

Preschool Admissions Events

School Tours provide an intimate view of our campus and program while teachers and students are in action. Families have time to observe in the classrooms of not only their grade(s) of interest, but also the subsequent grade levels within that division.

Thursday, October 10, 2019, 9:00-10:30AM
Thursday, October 17, 2019, 9:00-10:30AM
Thursday, October 24, 2019, 9:00-10:30AM
Thursday, November 7, 2019, 9:00-10:30AM
Thursday, November 14, 2019, 9:00-10:30AM
Thursday, December 5, 2019, 9:00-10:30AM
Thursday, December 12, 2019, 9:00-10:30AM
Thursday, December 19, 2019, 9:00-10:30AM
Thursday, January 9, 2020, 9:00-10:30AM
Thursday, January 16, 2020, 9:00-10:30AM

Community Playdates are a fun outdoor events filled with activities such as exploring our beautiful Wildlife Habitat, sandbox play, rock climbing, singing, dancing, and other activities led by our experienced faculty. Parenting adults also have the opportunity to view a “model classroom” and ask questions about our program. All are welcome!

Saturday, October 19, 2019, 10:00-12:00PM
Friday, January 24, 2020, 3:30pm-5:30pm
Friday, April 17, 2020, 3:30pm-5:30 pm

Schedule Event

The Early Childhood Campus Tour Location is:  2030 Francisco Street, Berkeley
Get Directions

STEP 2: Complete the online application.

(Note, there is a $75 application fee.)

After you’ve had a chance to meet our team and get a better sense of the school, the next step is to submit an application.
CLICK HERE to access our online application form   

STEP 3: Schedule a child visit.

We will contact you to schedule your child’s visit and assessment

After the child visit and application review, we’ll follow up with next steps for enrollment!

For more information

Please contact:
Paula Farmer, Director of Admissions
(510) 665-8800 Ext. 103
admissions@theberkeleyschool.org

Ignite Curious Minds
Awaken Generous Hearts
Engage a Changing World

K - 8 Campus

1310 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94702
(510) 665-8800

Early Childhood Campus

2030 Francisco Street
Berkeley, CA 94709
(510) 849-8340

Ignite Curious Minds
Awaken Generous Hearts
Engage a Changing World

K - 8 Campus

1310 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94702
(510) 665-8800

Early Childhood Campus

2030 Francisco Street
Berkeley, CA 94709
(510) 849-8340

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