Step One: Submit an Admissions Inquiry Form

The first step towards becoming a Prospect Sierra family is to let us know about your child. Get started today by completing the Admissions Inquiry Form.

Step Two: Attend an Information Day

You are invited to come and receive an overview of the school, attend workshops led by teachers, and see the facilities. No reservations required. Information packets and applications are available, and there will be an opportunity to reserve a space on a school tour.


Step Three: Join Us for a School Tour

Observe an active school day and student life during a morning tour. Reserve a space at our Information Day or by contacting the Admissions Office now. Tours conclude in a question-and-answer session with the Head of School, Division Head, Director of Admissions, and current parents/guardians.


Step Four: Apply

The admissions season for the 2016-17 school year has ended. Please contact the Admissions Office for limited enrollment opportunities at select grade levels ( or 510-809-9008).

Complete and submit the online application and required forms as early as possible, including the nonrefundable application fee. Click the button above to apply for the 2017-18 school year.

· Priority Due Date – December 15, 2016. Reduced application fee of $75 if application received on or before December 15.
· Regular Due Date – January 20, 2017. Application fee $100 if application received after December 15.
· Applications received after January 20, 2017 must receive prior approval by the Admissions Office. Please contact

Please note, kindergarten applicants must be 5 years old by September 1, 2017 to enroll at Prospect Sierra for the 2017-18 school year. Questions? Please contact Renée Thompson, Director of Admissions and Outreach at 510.809.9008.


Step Five: Schedule a Visit for Your Applicant

Upon receiving your application, the school will contact you to schedule your child’s visit.


Step Six: Receive Notification

In accordance with East Bay Independent School Association agreements, Prospect Sierra notifies families by mail of admission decisions on March 16, 2017.


Step Seven: Return Your Contract

Also in accordance with East Bay Independent School Association agreements, Prospect Sierra asks families to return contracts as soon as possible, no later than 9:00 am on March 24, 2017.


Questions? Contact Us

Renée Thompson
Renée ThompsonDirector of Admissions and Outreach
Amy Sullivan
Amy SullivanDirector of Middle School Admissions
Beth Lewis
Beth LewisAssociate Director of Elementary School Admissions
Lalin St. Juste
Lalin St. JusteAdmissions Assistant