Admission Process & How To Apply

Apply to Pre-K and K

List of 4 items.

  • Get To Know Us

    Candidates and their families are encouraged to visit The Benjamin School for a campus tour. To schedule a tour, contact the Admission Office at 561.472.3451 or email

    Candidates who submit the Application for Admission will be scheduled for a grade-level readiness evaluation which is generally completed within an hour. We will contact you to schedule the readiness evaluation.
  • Age Requirement

    Students entering the PreK program must turn 4yrs old by September 1st of the year they are entering PreK

    Students entering Kindergarten must turn 5 yrs old by September 1st of the year they are entering Kindergarten
  • STEP 1

    Apply online by December 1st.
  • STEP 2

    • Submit remaining checklist items by January 15th
      • Birth Certificate
      • Teacher Recommendation
      • School Statement 
      • Parent Interview 
      • Academic Readiness Assessment
        • Candidates must also be interviewed by a grade-level faculty member or a member of our Admission team. The assessment will take place in the admissions office on the Lower School campus. 
      • Standardized Testing - While standardized testing is not a requirement for lower school admissions, we encourage you to submit any testing or additional information that might help us better understand your child.
A premier PK3 - Grade 12 independent, coeducational day school with campuses in North Palm Beach and Palm Beach Gardens. Since 1960, The Benjamin School has provided a challenging college preparatory education to a diverse student body in a structured, nurturing community environment.
After hours emergency contact:
Leslie Downs/Chief Operating Officer
Ph:  561.657.0075 or 561.747.0585