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2021 – 2022 Registration Information

Saint Bernadette School utilizes an online application system called TADS. All applications must be submitted at The Saint Bernadette School code is: ABTV2-TJ7.

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The following information is required to complete the application process:

  • Completed application form through
  • Copy of birth certificate
  • Copy of baptismal certificate, if Catholic
  • Teacher recommendation form for grades 1-8
  • Student report cards for the current year and previous two years for grades 1 through 8
  • Copy of any psycho-educational evaluations, if applicable
  • Non-refundable $50.00 application fee for grades 1-8, $75.00 for Kindergarten
  • For Kindergarten:  If the prospective student attends pre-school, a recommendation form from that school is required.


Questions about the application process? Please contact the school office at 301-593-5611 or TADS: 1-800-477-8237
Enrollment Manager: Erin Fridley or 301-593-5611 x135

RESERVATION FEE: The reservation fee for the 2020-2021 school year will be discounted to $50.00 for all new and returning students if paid by December 31, 2020. All reservation fees paid after January 1, 2021 will be assessed at the standard $100.00 fee.

FINANCIAL AID: New and returning families who would like to apply for tuition assistance through the Archdiocese of Washington, DC and Saint Bernadette Parish must complete the tuition assistance application also found within TADS: Tuition assistance deadlines: Returning Families: Friday, December 6, 2020, and New Families: Monday, February 19, 2021.

Key Admission and Financial Aid Dates
***Reservation fees paid for all new and returning students by December 31, 2020 will be discounted to $50.00. All reservation fees paid after January 1, 2021 will be assessed at the standard $100.00 fee.

  • November 18, 2020: Application for Admission Opens for New Students for Grades K-8
  • November 18, 2020: TADS will go live for families to reserve seats for returning students for the 2020-2021 school year.
  • December 1, 2020: ADW Tuition Assistance Deadline for Returning Families
  • December 31, 2020: Deadline to Receive $50.00 Discounted Reservation Fee
  • February 19, 2021: ADW Tuition Assistance Deadline for New Families
  • February 28, 2021: Parish Tuition Assistance Deadline
  • March 1, 2021: Reservation Fee Deadline
  • March 31, 2021: Registration and Classroom Fee Deadline
  • May 1, 2021: Tuition Agreement Deadline
  • Dates TBD (Summer): Kindergarten Readiness Assessments


***All applications for admission, registration, and tuition assistance are to be completed at