Admission Process

Thank you for your interest in Trinity Christian School and welcome to the Admission Process page! We are looking forward to getting to know your family throughout our application process.


Priority Admission Deadlines for Enrollment in the Fall of 2024

For priority admission consideration, applications must be completed by the following deadlines:

Grade            If your application is complete by:   You will receive a decision on:
Kindergarten   Friday, November 10, 2023   Thursday, November 16, 2023 (*see note below)
Grades 1-12   Tuesday, February 20, 2024   Tuesday, March 5, 2024 (*see note below)


Rolling Admission Enrollment

*Following Trinity’s Priority Admission Deadlines, all applications for every grade level (K-12) will be reviewed on a rolling basis. 


Steps to Become a Gryphon


Step 1: Become an Applicant 

To become an applicant, answer a few questions about your family and student, and pay the nonrefundable application fee. 

Once you have completed Step 1, the Admission team will partner closely with you throughout the application process.  


Step 2: Provide Supporting Documents and Take Entrance Testing 

To understand a prospective student and family better, the Admission Committee considers a variety of factors in the context of our rigorous academic program. 

The following items (if applicable) are required to complete your application:

Once you have completed all elements in Step 2, you will be invited to a parent interview with a member of our school’s leadership team.  


Step 3: Attend Interview(s)

Trinity Christian School values strong partnerships with our families. The parent interview is one way for our leadership to learn more about your student and family, ensuring a mission match for both Trinity and you. In addition, Upper School applicants (Grades 7-12) interview with one of our Upper School principals.  

The parent interview and student interview are scheduled after all Step 2 documents have been received and entrance testing has been completed.



Step 4: Receive Decision

Once you complete all checklist items in Steps 1, 2, and 3, the Admission Committee will review your application and you will receive one of the following decisions:



Step 5: Enrollment

Parent(s) of accepted students will receive a link to the Veracross Enrollment Portal to respond to the offer of admission. 

Enrollment is confirmed when parent(s):

  1. Sign the Enrollment Agreement
  2. Pay the tuition deposit and New Family Fee
  3. Arrange a tuition payment plan


Meet our Teachers!

Admission Office Contact Information


Christy Hume
Director of Admission
703.273.8787 x303

Vanessa Watson
Assistant Director of Admission
703.273.8787 x302

Sending our children to this school was the best investment in their future that we EVER made in EVERY way!!! So thankful for TCS!!!

Gayle Fuller, Trinity Parent

We have been truly blessed to have our children at TCS for the last 4 years. We are so thankful for the teachers, faculty, and staff who cover our children in prayer along with us! There are amazing students and families there too. The presence of the Lord is in that place.

Trinity Parent

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Trinity Christian School of Fairfax admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. Trinity Christian School of Fairfax does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.