Frequently Asked Questions

When looking for a school, you search for the right fit whether it is for student placement or a job position. There is no perfect school, so the goal is to find one that coincides best with your beliefs and philosophy. We encourage and welcome your questions.

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At SEA, we are family. Our buddy readers and mentoring relationships built across grade levels create a supportive environment for our students. Our active Parents Club and open teacher-parent communication build strong ties. SEA is a safe and loving school, so our students are more willing to take academic risks and longer strides in growth.

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Tuition does not include charges for lunch, textbooks or field trips. These fees and similar charges vary by grade level and will be charged where applicable.

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SEA’s application process is available online and will conveniently allow you to track your application from beginning to end, while ensuring that you have all the necessary paperwork to complete the process If you have any questions, we are here to help every step of the way. Please contact our Admissions Department at admissions@sweetwaterepiscopal.org for assistance.

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We do not give preferential treatment to any applicant. Every admission decision is predicated upon the question: is this a good fit for both the student, family and the school? After answering that question affirmatively, we give careful consideration to siblings of existing students, children of faculty members, alumni and trustees and students who were in our waiting pool the previous year.

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Yes, we invite any prospective student to spend a day at SEA after their family has toured the school. If your family has toured and you would now like for your student to be screened and spend a day shadowing, please contact admissions@sweetwaterepiscopal.org.