Parents, I am delighted to welcome you to the Early Saints (three-year-olds) Admission page. At St. Stephen's and St. Agnes I am blessed to work with the families of our youngest learners.
Choosing a school for your child can be overwhelmingly exciting. We are fortunate in the admission season to partner with parents to learn more about their children's passions and interests. What an exciting time in their lives! I look forward to partnering with you every step of the way so you can discover for yourself that St. Stephen's and St. Agnes is a remarkable place to begin or continue your educational journey.
AUDIENCE: Prospective families that currently have students that will apply for admission to Early Saints (Age 3) through 12th grade for the 2022-2023 school year can join Dean of Enrollment Andrew Weller and Director of Financial Assistance Jill Iverson and learn about the cost of tuition and expenses at SSSAS, payment plans, and other financing options, and our generous financial assistance program and application process.
To learn more about St. Stephen's and St. Agnes Early Saints program for 3-year-olds and the JK through grade 5 program, complete the online Inquiry Form so we can mail you materials. To learn more about the Early Saints program, please contact Katherine Carbo at 703-212-2705.
The best way to get to know us is by visiting our idyllic campus tucked in a quiet Alexandria neighborhood. Contact our Admission Office at 703-212-2705 to schedule your visit.
Scroll below to see detailed instructions on how to make a My SSSAS account to begin the application process.
Start an application at any time directly from your My SSSAS account that was established when you requested information or through the APPLY link. Once you are in your My SSSAS account you will be guided through the admission process via checklist prompts.
Hint: As with all online accounts, keep track of your secure log-in information so you can manage your application moving forward.If you have trouble remembering your log-in information, just click the Forgot Password link in the lower right corner of the log-in box.
Please submit your completed application and $75 fee by January 15, 2021. After this date, call the Lower School Admission Office at 703-212-2705 for more information.
Application materials such as Teacher Evaluation and Release of Recordsforms are available in your My SSSAS portal account.
We recommend submitting both forms to your school or childcare provider after December 1, 2020, to ensure they are received by our office by January 15, 2021. Forms may be submitted via our My SSSAS online portal, emailed to HStarek@sssas.org or may be mailed to 400 Fontaine St. Alexandria, VA 22302.
Yes, Extended Day Programs are available for students in our Early Saints program, JK, and K through grade 5. We also offer optional Enrichment activities to kindergarten through grade 5 Lower School students including those in Extended Day.
Lower School options include a morning session from 7 to 8 a.m. and afternoon options until 6 p.m. A quiet time for rest and/or homework is a part of each day. Crafts, games, and outdoor play fill the extended day afternoon. Drop-in care is available on a limited, reservation-only basis. Fees are assessed based on hours required.
And we are here to support you through the process every step of the way. How? We use an online portal, called My SSSASlocated on the top right of each web page. Once you establish your personal MySSSAS account, you can manage your child's application and schedule visits at your leisure - 7 days a week 24 hours a day. Getting started is easy!
If you need to create an account, note the highlighted section.
If you forget your login information, you can request a reminder shown on the bottom right of the login screen.
Once logged in, select your student's name to open the checklist in the far left corner.
Navigate to the application checklist and follow the button prompts. (Checklist screen shown right).
Notice the online Schedule feature that displays the available appointments on a calendar. Choose a time that works for you.
Your account will also display updates to your application checklist status with updates, such as transcripts and recommendations, that generally appear within 24 hours.
Once your student is enrolled, this same portal manages academic progress and is a family resource where homework assignments and grades are posted. Parents and students appreciate having one location to manage all their school information.
Tip: As with most accounts, it's good practice to keep track of your login and password information. If you forget, you can request a reminder shown on the bottom right of the login screen.
St. Stephen's and St. Agnes School admits students of any race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin to all rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded to or made available to students at the school.