If you apply and a mutual good fit seems likely, your child will come for an applicant visit or "shadow day"during the school day. During the visit, prospective students get to see what FSM is like and interact with staff and peers. We administer academic assessments and get to know your child.
What Do They Do During Their Kindergarten Visit? (blog post)
Kindergarten applicants visit in small groups of other applicants for two hours from 9:00am-11:00am on a Saturday in February or March.
First grade applicants visit for a morning in a classroom of their peers in the spring.
Second-seventh grade applicants visit for a full school day in a classroom of their peers October-April.