Other Important Enrollment Information
Age Requirements (Preschool): In order to stay aligned with the Jefferson Parish Schools, we require our students in the 3 year old class, to be three, on or before, September 30th. Those entering the 4 year old class, also need to be four, on or before, September 30th.
Age Requirements (Kindergarten/1st Grade): Jefferson Parish Schools require that students entering Kindergarten must be five years of age, on or before, September 30th. Those entering 1st grade must be six years of age, on or before, September 30th.
Readiness: For those students entering Kindergarten, a readiness assessment is administered by Atonement school personnel. All students entering preschool must be toilet trained.
Testing for Kindergarten through 8th grade: New students beginning in Grades 1-8 will be required to provide a copy of the child's previous year report card and most recent standardized test results. New students are required to participate in a testing/screening program administered by Atonement personnel.
School Dress Guidelines: Atonement Lutheran School has a mandatory school uniform. We feel that the dress and appearance of students plays an important part in the overall atmosphere of the school program.
School Calendar: Atonement attempts to parallel its school calendar with that of Jefferson Parish Schools. The school year typically runs from mid-August through late-May.