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1. Complete Online Application

All applications must be submitted online at 

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2. Required Documents

After completing the application linked above, to complete the process you must upload the following documents to the TADS site:

• Copy of birth certificate

Copy of baptismal certificate, if Catholic 

Teacher recommendation form (found in TADS Documents)

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: Recommendation from preschool, if the child attends preschool Please submit copies only of birth certificate, baptismal certificate, and school records.


Questions about the application process?


TADS: 1-800-477-8237

SBS Enrollment Manager or 301-593-5611 



For all new and returning students:

Before December 31, 2022 $50.00

After January 1, 2023 $100.00



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:

Returning Families: December 1, 2022

New Families: February 20, 2023.


November 18, 2022
Application for Admission Opens for New Students for Grades K-8

November 18, 2022
TADS will go live for families to reserve seats for returning students for the 2020-2021 school year.

December 2, 2022
ADW Tuition Assistance Deadline for Returning Families

December 31, 2022
Deadline to Receive $50.00 Discounted Reservation Fee

February 18, 2023
ADW Tuition Assistance Deadline for New Families

February 28, 2026
Parish Tuition Assistance Deadline

March 1, 2023
Reservation Fee Deadline

March 31, 2023
Registration and Classroom Fee Deadline

May 1, 2023
Tuition Agreement Deadline

Summer 2023
Kindergarten Readiness Assessments


In all cases, admissions are at the discretion of the Principal who acts within the above guidelines. The Archdiocese Admissions Non-Discrimination Policy can be found on the website of the Catholic Schools Office of the Archdiocese of Washington: