Upper School Admissions Requirements

Please see the steps below for the Upper School application process. If you have any questions, feel free to contact one of the Upper School Admissions team members.

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  • 1. Ravenna Account:

    Create an account with Ravenna by clicking on the Ravenna Application button. If you already have a Ravenna account, you may simply login to your account.

  • 2. Admissions Application Form:

    Complete and submit your child’s application. Once the application has been submitted, you will have access to the additional required forms. The nonrefundable application fee is $125. However, if you are applying for financial assistance, the nonrefundable application fee is $50. Please contact the admissions office if paying the application fee presents a difficulty for your family and we will waive the application fee.

  • 3. Applicant Interview

    Schedule an applicant interview after you submit your child’s admissions application. Interviews may be scheduled through Ravenna. We encourage you to schedule your child’s interview as soon as possible and before February 2, 2018. Interviews are required before students may participate in a shadow visit. Your child’s entire file does not need to be complete before scheduling the interview.

  • 4. Admissions Assessment:

    Register your child for the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE) by clicking hereParker's school code is 052843Your child may take the ISEE at any ISEE approved testing site. The ISEE needs to be taken by February 3, 2018.

  • 5. File Completion:

    For priority consideration, submit the following documents through Ravenna by February 2, 2018:

    • Admissions Application Form
    • Administrator, English Teacher and Mathematics Teacher Recommendations  - after December 1, 2017
    • Student Questionnaire
    • Parent Questionnaire
    • Immunization Records

    Request that the registrar at your child’s school mail your child’s transcript directly to Parker’s Admissions Office before February 2, 2018.

Upper School Admissions Contacts

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Francis Parker School is a private, independent, coeducational, college preparatory day school for students in Junior Kindergarten through Grade 12 from across San Diego County. Founded in 1912, the Lower School is located on the Mission Hills Campus with the Upper and Middle Schools on the Linda Vista Campus. Parker's mission is to inspire a diverse community of independent thinkers whose academic excellence, global perspective and strength of character prepare them to make a meaningful difference in the world.

Mission Hills Campus Lower School

4201 Randolph Street
San Diego, CA 92103

Linda Vista Campus Middle/Upper School

6501 Linda Vista Road
San Diego, CA 92111
858 / 569-7900