Admissions

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Welcome to EB!

Thank you for your interest in Ecole Bilingue de Berkeley!

The Admission Season for the 2021-22 school year is nearly ending. Please contact the Director of Admissions, Manon Johnson at admissions@eb.org, for any questions about the applications process. 

In an effort to fight the covid-19 outbreak and protect our students, faculty and staff; we will keep our admission season and process virtual, for now. We are hoping to welcome you and your family onsite soon and will keep you posted when possible!

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  • Virtual Info Sessions

  • Histories Et Chansons / French Storytimes and Songs

    • Virtual (for now!): Register here for 30 min Virtual activity for young children with Ecole Bilingue's MusicTeacher and Manon Johnson. NEXT EVENT: Saturday February 6th 2021, at 10 am.
  • Start the Application Process

    To start the admission process, please fill out the inquiry form.

    Inquiry Form
  • What to Expect from the Admission Process

    1. Create your account: Once you fill out the inquiry form, the admission team will connect with you. You will create an account in our password protected parent portal, and you will have access to our application form. 

    2. Fill out your application form

    3. Go through the admission process.

    Depending on the age of your child, the admission process will be different:

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  • If you are applying for a preschooler (2, 3 or 4 years old):

    In order to complete the application process, you will need to:
    • Upload a photo of your child
    • Upload a family photo
    • Schedule your family interview*
    *Some of our admissions steps traditionally take place on campus, but are virtually scheduled for now. Once we're able to return on campus, we'll keep you posted about any changes in our admission process. Thank you for your understanding.
  • If you are applying for TK or Kindergarten:

    In order to complete the application process, you will need to:
    • Upload a photo of your child
    • Upload a family photo
    • Schedule your family interview*
    • Fill out the BADA form and return it to the Admission Office
    • Organize a time for your child to participate in a group observation session* in February. 
    *Some of our admissions steps traditionally take place on campus, but are virtually scheduled for now. Once we're able to return on campus, we'll keep you posted about any changes in our admission process. Thank you for your understanding.
  • If you are applying for Grade 6 International Track:

    In order to complete the application process, you will need to:
    • Upload a photo of your child
    • Upload a family photo
    • Schedule your family interview*
    • Schedule your child's 1/2 day visit* with Middle School Head, Mr. Richard Lyon
    • Fill out the BADA form and return it to the Admission Office
    • Request transcripts from your previous school for 2018/2019 school year and first semester of 2020/2021 school year 
    *Some of our admissions steps traditionally take place on campus, but are virtually scheduled for now. Once we're able to return on campus, we'll keep you posted about any changes in our admission process. Thank you for your understanding.
  • If you are applying for Grade 1 to Grade 8 (Bilingual track):

    In order to complete the application process, you will need to:
    • Upload a photo of your child
    • Upload a family photo
    • Schedule your child’s assessment* with Lower School Head, Mr. Sébastien Robert
    • Fill out the BADA form and return it to the Admission Office
    • Request transcripts from your previous school for 2018/2019 school year and first semester of 2020/2021 school year
    *Some of our admissions steps traditionally take place on campus, but are virtually scheduled for now. Once we're able to return on campus, we'll keep you posted about any changes in our admission process. Thank you for your understanding.

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  • Acceptance

    Acceptance notifications will be sent to parents by email on Thursday, March 11, 2021 (Preschool) and on Thursday, March 18, 2021 (Kindergarten - Grade 8). If accepted into Ecole Bilingue de Berkeley and offered a contract, families must return their electronically signed enrollment agreements along with a10% deposit of the annual tuition, before Thursday March 25th at 10 a.m. 
     
    You can also learn more about our programs and campus on these pages: 

Contact the Admissions' Office

To get in touch with us, please contact Manon Johnson​, Director of Admissions and Enrollment Management at (510) 809-0615 or email admissions@eb.org

Talk to a Parent at the School

It's sometimes easier to talk to another parent, we understand! Click on the link below so we can match you with a family who can answer any questions you may have.