This section provides all information needed to submit an application to Columbus Classical Academy. Please contact our admissions team at with any questions.

Step 1: Complete Application

Complete your application by following the link below:

Step 2: Email Confirmation


You will receive the following email confirmations from Columbus Classical Academy.

  • Confirmation that an application paperwork has been received
  • Confirmation that application is complete and under review by the admissions team

Step 3: Information Session, Interview, Screening

  • Attend a CCA Information Night (see the Events Page)
  • We will reach out to schedule a family interview
  • We will reach out to schedule kindergarten screening (if required)

Step 4: Admissions Decision


Admissions decisions will be made on a rolling basis as applications are received.

Step 5: Enrollment Decision

  • Submit non-refundable enrollment deposit via the FACTS Family Portal promptly after admission in order to secure your spot(s). If your child’s class reaches its enrollment capacity between receipt of the notice of admission and your submission of your child’s enrollment deposit, then the deposit will be returned and the student will be placed on the class waitlist.
  • Submit a recent photo of each child enrolling

Step 6: Select Tuition Payment Plan

  • Payment in full: 100% paid by August 1, receives a 3% discount
  • 2 Payments: 60% due August 1, 40% due December 31
  • 9 Payments: monthly payment August 1 through May 1, service fee will apply

Step 7: Final Paperwork


Upload final paperwork via the FACTS Family Portal by August 1, including:

  • Copy of birth certificate
  • Immunization records or Letter of Exemption
  • Health questionnaire and Medication Permission Form (if applicable)
  • Emergency Contact form (one per family)
  • Student Parking Permit form (when applicable)
  • Signature page of CCA’s Honor Code (one per student)
  • Family Handbook acknowledgement (one per family)

2024-2025 Admissions Calendar

  • October 1: 2024-2025 applications open
  • January 1: New applicant family interviews begin
  • February 1: Re-enrollment opens for current students
    • Tuition assistance applications open for current students and new applicants
  • February 29: Re-enrollment closes (current students that re-enroll after Feb 29 will be charged the standard enrollment fee ($500) rather than the reduced re-enrollment fee ($250))
  • March 1: Priority tuition assistance applications due
  • March 1-15: First round of admissions decisions for new applicants released (enrollment deposit due within 5 days)
  • March 15-29: Priority tuition assistance initial award notifications sent
    • Enrollment waitlist families notified
  • March 15 forward: Rolling admissions and financial assistance applications/decisions

Tuition & Fees

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