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Admission Process

To apply for admission the following is required (please click on each link):

1. Application Form - completed & signed

2. $195.00 for Kindergarten through 8th grade non-refundable new student registration fee;

Or $245 for Pre-Kindergarten (4 year old).

3. Copy of birth certificate (original to be presented to school personnel for verification)

4. Copy of Baptismal Certificate (Catholic/Orthodox)
    Verification of Active Military Status (if applicable)

5. Commonwealth of Virginia Entrance Health form -  completed by child's physician

6. Confidential Health History Form- completed by parent

7. Release of Student Records form - signed by parent

8. Confidential Request for Information  - to be completed by child's present teacher (if applicable)

9. If applying for grades 2 – 8, current and two previous academic years’ report cards, and standardized test scores.

(For point 9, the Registrar may request these records directly from student's previous school via a signed Release of Student Records Form) 


If applicable:

Copy of IEP or SAP

Copy of Custody Decree 


Application and supporting documents may be presented either electronically - email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.,

via US First Class Mail, or in person at:


Saint Bernadette Catholic School

7602 Old Keene Mill Rd.

Springfield, VA  22152

Attn:  Registrar


When all documents have been submitted with the application fee, Mrs. Barbara Dalmut, our Principal, will review and make all acceptance decisions. All school families are required to enroll in FACTS. The completion of this step will conclude the admission process.

Please read a message from our Mrs. Dalmut: Letter from Principal  


International Students who wish to attend St. Bernadette’s, please see the Diocese of Arlington website for application process: International Students


For information about transferring to Saint Bernadette’s after the current school year has begun, please contact our Registrar, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Last modified on Wednesday, 18 March 2020 12:38