Kindergarten Admissions Checklist

Step One: Application
  1. Complete the Online Application
  2. Pay the online Application Fee of $40.00.

Step Two: Admissions Testing
  1. Call Pam Snider, Ph.D. to schedule an appointment. Please see Preparing Your Child for Kindergarten Testing for more information.
  2. A testing fee of $150 should be paid directly to Dr. Snider at the time of the appointment.

Pam Snider, Ph.D., received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Auburn University and has been a licensed psychologist in private practice since 1993. She completed her residency in Clinical Psychology at Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center in Chicago, IL.

Pam Snider, Ph.D.
4754 Woodmere Boulevard, Suite B
(334) 356-8430

Step Three: K-View Preview (Optional)
  1. The K-View Kindergarten Preview experience allows parents to observe Kindergarten classrooms in action, meet with students and a faculty member and view a video highlighting our Kindergarten program. K-View sessions will be held on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. or 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. K-View can be scheduled by clicking here or by calling the Admissions Office at 272-8210.

Step Four: Playgroup Session
  1. Our first round of playgroups is scheduled for January 15, 16 and 17 once an application is received.
Step Five: Confidential Common Recommendation Form
  1. Sign the Confidential Common Recommendation Form and give it to the applicant's current preschool teacher after January 1, 2019.
  2. Your child's preschool should return the form by February 14, 2019 in a sealed envelope by mail, by fax to 334-277-3240, or by email to The form MUST come directly from the teacher. Parents may not hand-deliver completed Recommendation Forms to MA.
Step Six: Birth Certificate
  1. Submit a copy of the applicant's official birth certificate to the Admissions Office.