Pastor Fernandez 16001, Lo Barnechea · Santiago de Chile · Phone: (562) 2321-5800 · info@tipschile.com

Admission


Applications for admission to The International Preparatory School are accepted throughout the year. Students should aim to enter in March for the start of the School year or in August for the second semester. Weallow entrance at other times of year from families coming from abroad, but all are subject to class vacancies.

The Admissions Process is the following:

  • An interview should be arranged with all prospective parents.
  • Application forms should be completed and previous school records should be sent.
  • Students will be evaluated by class teachers.
  • An evaluation with a learning specialist will be held if a child has a previously diagnosed learning difficulty or if the teacher performing the evaluation considers it necessary. 

See below for further information on the different class levels.

Requirements for applications to Playgroup and Foundation:

Parents must complete and return to admissions@tipschile.com an application form (PG – Y1) together with the following documents:

  • A Birth Certificate (or legalized photocopy).
  • A report from their Nursery School if available.

Applicants will be briefly evaluated to observe language and social skills at this age.

Requirements for applications from Reception to Year 1:

Parents must complete and return to admissions@tipschile.com an application form (PG- Y1) together with the following documents:

  • A Birth Certificate (or legalized photocopy).
  • A Report for the previous two school years.
  • A personality report from their previous school.
  • A learning specialists or psychologist report where necessary.

All applicants will be assessed in English and Mathematics, by the corresponding class teacher.

Requirements for applications to Year 2 to Year 13:

Parents must complete and return to admissions@tipschile.com an application form (Y2 – Y13) together with the following documents:

  • A Birth Certificate (or legalized photocopy).
  • A Report for the previous two school years. If these do not include detailed teacher´s comments, Letters of recommendation from an English (or language) teacher and a math teacher must be also provided.
  • A personality report from their previous school.
  • A learning specialists or psychologist report where necessary.

All applicants will be assessed in English and Mathematics, by the corresponding class teacher.