Email or call us (561-832-8815) to schedule your private tour of Palm Beach Day Academy.
Whether you're just beginning to explore which school is the best fit for your family or you're ready to apply to PBDA, our goal is to make the process as seamless as possible for you and your child.
Thank you for your interest in Palm Beach Day Academy! Please follow the below steps to get started on your journey to joining our PBDA community.
Applications are accepted throughout the year. Your application will be considered complete upon receipt of the following:
- Completed online application
- Online nonrefundable payment of $100 application fee per student
- Release of Records: For all applicants to Primary (if applicable) through Grade 9, we require complete records from the current school, including official, updated transcripts and any standardized testing results. To download a PDF of the release forms, please click here.
- Teacher Recommendation: Please submit the appropriate Teacher Recommendation form to your child’s current school.
Class visits are an opportunity for your child to see and get to know the school, and for Palm Beach Day Academy to become acquainted with your child.
- Pre-Primary and Primary: Families applying to Pre-Primary and Primary will be scheduled for a visit during school hours.
- Kindergarten through Grade 9: Applicants to Kindergarten through Grade 9 will have an opportunity to visit a PBDA classroom during the school day. An academic evaluation will be administered during the visit. Students in Grades 4-9 will be paired with a current host student.
Please note, Kindergarten Testing Day will be held on January 24, 2020 from 8:30am – 10am on the Lower Campus.
Completed applications are due to Palm Beach Day Academy by January 31, 2020. Families will be notified regarding admission decisions in early February. Applications will still be accepted throughout the year on a rolling basis, pending available space.
When an applicant is accepted, an online enrollment contract is emailed to the family. An applicant is formally enrolled once the school receives the signed contract and enrollment deposit.
Palm Beach Day Academy has earned a reputation throughout Palm Beach County — and beyond — for its challenging curriculum and warm family community.