Please note: Parker's application completion deadline was Feb. 3, 2017. Applications submitted and files completed moving forward will be considered in the second round of reviews. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Director of Enrollment Jacquie Wilson at

Open House

From teachers giving mini-lessons to student ambassadors answering questions, our Open Houses are an engaging way for parents and children to learn more about Parker. There will be time to explore parts of the campus, meet faculty and administrators, and ultimately gain a deeper understanding of what makes Parker unique.  

The Middle School and Upper School Open House will be on Saturday, November 12, 2016 from 9:00 am - noon. You may register for the Open House by clicking on the brown button located on this page.

The Lower School Open House will be held on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 from 3:30 pm -5:30 pm.  For more information, please contact Marsha Gygax at 619/298-9110 ext. 6200.  You may also register by clicking on the brown bar on this page.

Lower School Open House - Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017

3:00-3:30 pm Registration - Gooding Family Library Courtyard

3:30-3:45 pm Welcome: Szekely Auditorium Courtyard
  • Kevin Yaley, Head of School
  • Dr. Bob Gillingham, Head of Lower School
  • Kelly Tedrow, Associate Director of Lower School Admissions
3:45-4:30 pm Campus tours available: Library Courtyard

Meet the Faculty: Classrooms

4:30-5:30 pm Closing: Szekely Auditorium
  • Kelly Tedrow, Associate Director of Lower School Admissions
  • Current Parent and Student Panel
  • Questions & Answers

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