Join us for Open House or a school tour! Admission applications due January 13, 2022:

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Getting Started

Thank you for your interest in Bertschi School. We’re here to help you every step of the way, from exploring our school and curriculum through any questions about whether Bertschi School is the right fit for your child.

How to Apply


Complete application, event information, and event sign ups can be found on the Ravenna website. The application deadline is January 13, 2022.

  • Complete Preliminary Application and application fee (or waiver code) via Ravenna by January 13, 2022.
  • Sign Up for & Attend Parent/Guardian Tour by January 13, 2022.
  • Submit Parent/Guardian Statement by January 13, 2022.
  • Sign Up for Parent/Guardian Conversation via Zoom.
  • Delegate Teacher Evaluation Forms to two current teachers via Ravenna, to be submitted prior to the Applicant Visit.
  • Submit Request for Records to Current School (applicants to grades 1-5 only) to be received by Bertschi before Applicant Visit.
  • Sign Up for & Complete Applicant Visit in January or February 2022.


  • Submit Financial Aid Application via the Financial Aid for School Tuition (FAST) system by February 3, 2022. Learn more about financial aid>>
  • Attend Open House (see events below)
  • Attend Reception for Families of Color (see events below)

Please note: testing is not required.

Admission Events

Join us!

Parent/Guardian Tours (virtual and in-person)

  • Weekly on Tuesdays & Thursdays (October - January)

Reception for Families of Color (virtual)

  • Thursday, November 4, 2021 | 6:00-7:00 PM

Open House (in-person, outdoors)

  • Saturday, November 13, 2021 | Timed entry 12:30-4:30 PM*
  • Saturday, January 8, 2022 | Timed entry 12:30-4:30 PM

Bertschi will present at these Puget Sound Independent School (PSIS) Virtual Fairs:

  • Monday, November 8, 2021 | 11:30 AM-1:00 PM
  • Thursday, December 9, 2021 | 6:00-7:30 PM
  • Wednesday January 5, 2022 | 6:00-7:30 PM
  • Wednesday April 6, 2022 | 11:30 AM-1:00 PM

*Open house timed-entry slots are one hour long and are filling up. Sign up for events above in Ravenna, or email [email protected] with any issues. We are here to help!

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Tuition & Payment Options

Please note: tuition for the 2022-23 school year will be determined in February 2022. The costs listed below reflect the 2021-22 school year.

  • Tuition: $31,560 (pre-K through 5th grade)
  • Extended Day: $4,890 for entire school year (K-5)/$4,000 (pre-K only), or drop-in rate of $33 per day (all grades)

The only additional costs families may incur are one-on-one Learning Services support and optional after-school clubs.

A 10% tuition deposit is due with a signed enrollment contract on March 25, 2022. After deposit, Bertschi School offers three options for paying tuition balance:

  • One payment: total tuition balance due by June 20, 2022
  • Three payments: payments due May 20, August 20, and November 20, 2022
  • Nine payments: payments due on the 20th of each month, April-December 2022

Come take a look inside our campus!