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The Cushman School

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Primary School Admissions

Thank you for your interest in The Cushman Primary School!

Listed below are the steps necessary for your child’s application process to our Primary School (Nursery – Kindergarten). 

  1. Click on and complete the Request Information Form to have an informational application packet sent to your home.
  2. After receiving the application informational packet, contact Sheri Rentzepis, Director of Admissions, at 305-835-1928 or to schedule an individual or small group tour of our campus to learn about The Cushman School journey, which takes place from nursery through eighth grade. If you are interested in enrollment to the Laura Cushman Academy, please contact Dr. Della Nelson at 305-835-1967 or and visit the Laura Cushman Academy page.  
  3. Return your child’s application, $150 application fee, and a copy of the applicant's birth certificate to The Cushman School’s Main Office. We accept applications year round and have a rolling admissions policy. We offer re-enrollment to our current families at the end of January for the upcoming school year. We are able to offer new enrollment to applicants mid-February, space willing. It is never too early to turn in an application.
  4. *Primary School applicants and their families will be invited to join us for a "Meet and Greet" day, which will take place at the end of January. At the "Meet and Greet," applicants and their families will have a chance to get to know our Cushman School teachers and administrators.

The Cushman School admits students of any race, color, national origin, or ethnic origin to all of the rights, programs, privileges, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school and the school does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, or ethnic origin in the administration of its education, admission, scholarship, loan, athletic and other school-administered programs.