Kindergarten students must be four (4) years of age for K4 or five (5) years of age for K5 on or before September 1st. First grade students should be six years old on or before September 1st. The application must be accompanied by an original birth certificate. A copy will be made and the original mailed back to you.
All students must provide an original Mississippi Certificate of Immunization. (Transfer student's certificate will be in their school record and will be provided by the school last attended.)
Students applying for admission for the first time must be interviewed by the Headmaster with at least one parent present.
PCA also reserves the right to administer such tests and make such inquires as it deems necessary to enable its Headmaster to make proper recommendations to the Board of Directors regarding admission of students.
A $350 registration fee per family is due with the application. Registration is non-refundable.
A $400 maintenance and textbook assessment fee per family is due each year. $200 must be paid by the first day of school. The other $200 may be paid by the end of the 3rd nine weeks.
Tuition is due on the 25th of each month. A late fee of $30/month is assessed for payments not received by the first day of the next calendar month. For example, on the 10 month plan, the first payment is due July 25. A late fee is assessed after August 1. A $0.50 fee will be assessed for postage for each past due notice that has to be sent.
Each family is required to participant in 1 mandatory fund raising effort. There is also a mandatory service hour requirement.
Registration Fee $350 per year per family
Maintenance and Book Assessment $400 per year per family
Four (4) or more Students $ 11,030 $920/month $1,103/month
16 hours per family per year to school or school organization (or $300 paid by May 1, 2019). (Limit of 4 hours for field trips. Working athletic events, workdays, and anything else approved by the headmaster will count toward service hours.)
2 Mandatory Fundraisers- Each family will be responsible for selling one book of tickets (20 tickets) for the Annual Drawing to take place at the last home football game. Each family will also be responsible for a fundraiser 2nd semester. All families are encouraged to participate in other fundraising activities. Other clubs may require mandatory fundraisers.
Each family who pays tuition for the year in full by July 25, 2018, will receive a $300 discount on the tuition due. For families who withdraw before the year is completed, the discount will be forfeited.
Prior to March 1st, students who are currently enrolled will receive priority registration. Beginning March 1st, classes will be
filled on a first come first serve basis.
Returning students who are not registered by June 1, 2018, will owe a $50 late fee per family.