Application Process

TRCA’s Application Process is designed to do more than “fill seats.” Rather, our goal is to forge a successful, long-term partnership with each family and to build an intentional community of like-minded families, teachers, and scholars.

Steps:

(download a printable checklist here)

  1. Contact us to schedule an Academy Tour
  2. Watch our Introduction Video (a link will be provided when you schedule your tour)
  3. Read TRCA’s statements on Collaborative, Classical, and Christian Education (available on our website)
  4. Read An Introduction to Classical Education: A Guide for Parents by Christopher Perrin 
  5. Submit the following as Application for Admission:
    1. Family Application (one per household)
    2. Student Application (one per student)
    3. Tuition & Fee Agreement (one per student)
    4. Application Fee:
      • First Student: $200
      • Each Additional Student: $50
      • Maximum per Family: $300
      • Application Fee is non-refundable
  6. Family Interview (scheduled after Application and Fee are received)
  7. Upon notice of acceptance, pay Tuition Deposit/Reservation to confirm registration

Please mail documents and payment to:

Two Rivers Classical Academy 521 East Locust St, Ste 302 Des Moines, IA 50309

Alternately, scan and upload documents at tworiversclassical.org/upload-your-application

Please contact us to learn more