First Presbyterian Day School

Admissions Process/Apply Now

Preschool (K3/K4)

Step 1: Complete an application for admission.

  • Access application at:  https://fp-ms.client.renweb.com/oa/?memberid=1452.
  • A non-refundable registration fee of $75 must be submitted with each application.
  • All applications received before October 31 a year prior to entering K3 or K4, including members of First Presbyterian Church, Jackson, and siblings of presently enrolled or former students, have priority status for admission.
  • All applications received after October 31 will be considered in chronological order based on the date of the application.

Step 2: Submit copies of your child’s

  • birth certificate and
  • current immunization record with all necessary immunizations required to enter preschool.
    • Upload as an electronic document
    • Fax: 601-355-1739
    • Email:  Carolyn Wilkinson, director of admissions, at cwilkinson@fpds.org
    • Mail: 1390 North State Street, Jackson, MS 39202

Step 3: Acceptance

  • You will be notified by email upon receipt of your application and other requested documents.
  • In early December you will receive a letter informing you of your placement (acceptance or wait-list).

Step 4: Finalizing Enrollment

  • Sign enrollment contract.
  • Pay $350 enrollment fee.

Kindergarten (K5)

Step 1: Complete an application for admission.

  • Access application at:  https://fp-ms.client.renweb.com/oa/?memberid=1452
  • A non-refundable fee of $75 must be submitted with each application.
  • All applications received before October 31 a year prior to entering kindergarten, including members of First Presbyterian Church, Jackson, and siblings of presently enrolled or former students, have priority status for admission.
  • All applications received after October 31 will be considered in chronological order based on the date of the application.

Step 2: Submit copies of your child’s

  • birth certificate and
  • current immunization record with all necessary immunizations required to enter kindergarten.
    • Upload as an electronic document
    • Fax: 601-355-1739
    • Email:  Carolyn Wilkinson, director of admissions, at cwilkinson@fpds.org
    • Mail: 1390 North State Street, Jackson, MS 39202

Step 3: Acceptance

  • You will be notified by email upon receipt of your application.
  • In early December you will receive a letter informing you of your placement (acceptance or wait-list).
  • This December letter will include assessment dates for those students who have been placed.
  • Final acceptance of your child is pending:
    • The assessment results and
    • A speech, vision, hearing screening.

Step 4:  Finalizing Enrollment

  • Sign enrollment contract.
  • Pay $450 enrollment fee.

Grades 1 - 6

Step 1: Complete an online application.

Step 2: Submit copies of your child’s

  • Current report card and final report card from the most recent year;
  • Standardized tests from the most recent year;
  • All educational and diagnostic testing.
    • Upload as electronic documents
    • Fax: 601-355-1739
    • Email: cwilkinson@fpds.org
    • Mail: 1390 North State Street, Jackson, MS 39202

Step 3: Acceptance

  • You will be notified by email upon receipt of your application and other requested documents.
  • Contact Carolyn Wilkinson, director of admissions, to schedule pre-admission testing. (See above for contact information.)
  • Final acceptance of your child is pending the admission testing results.

Step 4: Finalizing Enrollment

  • Sign enrollment contract.
  • Pay $550 enrollment fee.