Grade School Admission
Admission to the Preparatory Level for School Year 2009-2010
I. Policy On Admission
All male applicants are required to take the entrance test for admission to the Preparatory Level following set guidelines by the Ateneo Grade School’s administration. The entrance test is administered during the months of August to November. The applicant is given the entrance test once only.
II. Norms for Admission
The applicant’s admittance to the Preparatory Level is based on his performance in the entrance test which measures the cognitive and behavioral skills necessary for formal schooling. The duration of the test is about 40 - 45 minutes.
The actual test scores of the applicant are confidential. Needless to say, they are not released to the parents.
III. Pre-application Requirements
Application forms may be secured from the Registrar's Office beginning July 7, 2008 until the projected number of applicants is reached.
Application is open to males born between December 16, 2002- December 15, 2003
The required documents are as follows:
a. original and photocopies of the applicant’s :
1. birth certificate
2. baptismal certificate
3. for non-Catholics, a certification of affiliation
in a religious group
b. original and photocopies of parents’ marriage certificate
c. two 1” x 1” ID pictures to be pasted on the application form
and testing permit
IV. Application Procedure
1. Secure the preapplication form from the Registrar's Office,
Window #1 or #2.
2. Pay the application and testing fee of P 600.00
(non-refundable) at the Cashier's Office, Window #10.
3. Claim the application form from the Registrar's Office,
Window # 3 or # 4.
4. Submit the application form together with the required
documents on the specified due date to the Registrar's
Office, Window #3 or #4 .
The medical certification at the back of the application form must be duly accomplished by your physician upon submission of the form.
If the required documents are not submitted by 3:30 p.m. of the specified due date, the slot will be given to another applicant.
5. Secure the schedule for testing and the testing permit
from the Registrar's Office, Window # 3 or # 4 upon
submission of the required documents and the duly
accomplished application form.
V. Schedule of Offices
A. Registrar's Office (Tel No. 4266001 local 7238 or 7239)
Monday to Thursday 7:15 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Friday 7:15 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
B. Cashier's Office (Tel. No. 426-6001 local 7204)
Monday to Friday 7:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
VI. Pretesting Procedure
On the scheduled testing day, be at the designated waiting area near the Child Development Center 30 minutes before the test. You will present the testing permit to the assigned Grade School personnel.
In case of cancellation of classes, please inquire from the
Registrar’s Office regarding rescheduling of the test.
For further inquiries, please call the Registrar’s Office, Tel. No. 4266001 local 7238 or 7239