Apply to DC

We are excited to begin this journey with you and your family! If you have not done so already, we encourage you to attend one of our Admissions Events or schedule a Tour or Shadow Day, and discover the Warrior Way!

We must receive your application no later than Thursday, July 19, 2018 in order for your student to start at DCS on the first day of school, August 15, 2018. All 2018-2019 applications received after July 19 will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

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Application Process


1. Complete the Online Application

Little boy in the classroom.You may apply online and use the “create account” option to set up a User ID and Password for your DC Connect Account. With your DC Connect Account, you will have access to a fully online application system that will allow you to track your progress from start to finish.  Please take a moment to read our Statement of Faith and Admissions Policies.


2. Submit Required Documents and Forms Online

An online checklist will allow you to upload documents and references required to complete your student’s application. DC Connect will allow you to communicate with Admissions staff who will be monitoring your progress and are able to assist you at any time.


3. Schedule and Complete Testing

All Kindergarten through 12th grade applicants must complete admissions testing or submit scores from the Stanford, Iowa Basic, Terra Nova, Map or OST test taken in the last 12 months.  Testing will be scheduled after all documents have been submitted and reviewed by the admissions office. Details about testing and test dates can be found HERE.


4. Interview with Principal

Each student’s application is carefully reviewed by the Admissions Office, and family interviews are conducted by the principal of the oldest child in your family. Both parents (when applicable) will attend with their applying children.


5. Enrollment 

admissionsphotocrop3Once your child is accepted into Dayton Christian School, the enrollment fee must be paid to reserve your seat. This fee can be paid online or in person at our Finance Office.

If you are unable to complete the online application process, please contact the Admissions Office at (937) 291-7218.







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