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Our school year runs late August through May. January to February is our key enrollment period. Applications are available on the website and in the preschool office and must be submitted by the the closing date along with the $50.00 application fee to be on the waiting list for the upcoming fall.


We are currently accepting applications

Consideration for enrollment requires the submission of an application along with the required $50 Application Fee. Applications are accepted only after the birth of your child.

First Presbyterian Day School enrolls applicants without discrimination in favor of or against any child on the basis of race, creed, national origin, or religion. Applicants receiving priority in the enrollment process include:

  • Siblings of current students

  • Children of the staff

  • Children of active First Presbyterian Church members

  • Siblings and children of former students

Print a blank copy of the application and complete it by hand. Your application and fee should be mailed to: First Presbyterian Day School, 8001 Mesa Drive, Austin TX 78731

School Tours

Tours are conducted periodically throughout the school year for prospective parents. They provide the opportunity to view our program in session. Please call the school office at 512-345-8961 to schedule a tour.


Acceptance to First Presbyterian Day School will be determined after reviewing all current applications. You will be contacted when a vacancy becomes available in an age-appropriate classroom. Upon acceptance, all necessary enrollment materials will be emailed.

Proof of current immunizations and a physical examination is required for each child enrolled in the school, so please be sure you have your immunizations up to date.


Factors considered in placing your child in an appropriate class includes: birth date, availability of space, balance of boys and girls, and staff recommendations. Due to these factors–and because our primary concern is to place each child appropriately – the make-up of individual classes may vary from year to year.