Admissions

Application Process

Thank you for your interest in VBS Day School

We are now accepting online applications for the 2022-2023 school year for grades K-6 with limited availability for the 2021-22 school year.

If you have any questions, please contact Michelle Berkowitz, Director of Admissions & Marketing, at 818.530.4072. For our TK and ECC programs, please contact the Valley Beth Shalom Early Childhood Center at 818.788.0567. 

Application Process:

Step 1: COMPLETE AN INQUIRY

To begin, please submit an inquiry form. Once your inquiry has been processed, you will be sent an informational packet by mail.

Step 2: VISIT

Register HERE to attend our Open House on Thursday, November 4, 2021 @ 9:15am. Private tours are also available by contacting Michelle Berkowitz,  Director of Admissions & Marketing. 


Step 3: APPLY

Applications are submitted online. Click here to create your lions login and apply. Please note: You can log out and return to complete the application without losing data before submitting the final version. Applications are due no later than Friday, January 14, 2022.

If you are applying for tuition assistance, please visit www.online.factsmgt.com/aid. Tuition assistance applications are due no later than January 14, 2022.

Step 4: SUBMIT SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS

The following supporting documents must be received by our admissions office no later than Friday, January 14, 2022. Please either print out these forms and submit them to your current school or you can send them electronically via the admissions checklist.


Step 5: PARENT/GUARDIAN MEETING AND FAMILY MEETING 

After your application has been received, we will contact you to arrange a parent/guardian meeting with Michelle Berkowitz, Director of Admissions and Marketing. A separate meeting will be scheduled for your child. These meetings will take place either virtually or in person. 

Step 6: DECISION

Admission decisions will be emailed on Friday, March 11, 2022 at 5:00 pm. If applicable, tuition assistance grants will also be emailed at this time. 

Step 7: ENROLLMENT

To enroll your child at VBS Day School, your e-signed contract and deposit are due no later than Monday, March 18, 2022. 

Please contact Michelle Berkowitz, Director of Admissions & Marketing, at mberkowitz@vbsds.org or at (818) 530-4072, with any questions.
 

Admissions Key Dates

  • Thursday, November 4, 2021 @ 9:15 am - Open House
  • Friday, January 14, 2022 - Applications and Forms Due
  • Friday, March 11, 2022 at 5:00 pm - Admission decisions  emailed

Forms

Forms to Download to Complete Application Process

Submit the recommendation forms to your child's CURRENT school. The transcript release may be uploaded to the online application form once logged in. If you have any questions, please contact the Admissions Office at (818)788-2199.