2017-18 Admissions Timeline

September: Online applications become available. 

September – May: Meet & Greets with the Principal commence. These are a great way to experience life at VCES. We typically provide two days each month where prospective families can visit VCES for an informational meeting with the Principal and take a parent-led tour. Click on the Visit Campus link for more information. Families may also schedule a personal tour of the beautiful VCES Skyway Campus. For personal tours, contact Michelle Furr, Admissions Coordinator, at mfurr@vcs.net, 408-559-4400.

October: Our Fall Open House, Saturday, October 15, is a spectacular way to tour the campus, meet student leaders, and interact with key teachers and administrators. Click on the Visit Campus link for more information on our Open House.

November: Kindergarten Assessments scheduled beginning in November for applicants who have satisfactorily completed the full application.

December:

  • Financial Assistance applications become available in mid-December; families may apply as they await their admissions decision.  
  • Families should ensure that the application checklist is complete in order to meet our Priority Consideration Deadline, December 16. The checklist includes recommendations, and grade reports, which must all be submitted by the December 16 Priority Consideration Deadline. 

February: Admissions decisions will be made by late February/early March. Financial Assistance applications are due in early February. Accepted families will receive detailed enrollment instructions, Applicants have one week to complete the enrollment process.

April - August: Families may inquire about remaining spots and make application accordingly. Meet and Greets and personal tours continue.


  • Elementary School 1450 Leigh Avenue
  • San Jose, CA 95125 408.559.4400 FAX: 408.559.4022
  • Junior High 100 Skyway Drive, Ste. 130
  • San Jose, CA 95111 408.513.2460 FAX: 408.513.2472
  • High School 100 Skyway Drive, Ste. 110
  • San Jose, CA 95111 408.513.2400 FAX: 408.513.2527
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