The Choice Program

  • Admission Process

    The Choice Program provides an innovative educational option for students who are seeking strong academics in a small school, family-friendly environment. Students and their siblings can attend school on one campus for the duration of their elementary (grades 3-6), middle and high school careers. The Choice Program serves 80 percent of our student population.

    Applications are accepted for current Kent School District students and for those outside of the district.

    Criteria considered for student enrollment include (but are not limited to):

    • Space availability
    • School attendance
    • Student discipline record
    • Available support services or interventions.

    Priority consideration is given to current, Kent School District students and siblings of current, Kent Mountain View students. Please see the application process below for details.

    Step One: Complete the Application

    The admission window for the 2019-2020 school year is closed for the KMVA Choice Program. 

    We will accept applications for the 2020-2021 school year from March 1 through April 30, 2020. 

    Return completed applications via the mail, fax, or email. 


    Kent Mountain View Academy
    Attention: Admissions
    11000 SE 264th Street
    Kent, WA 98030




    Step Two: Attend Orientation

    After receiving your completed application and upon review, our staff may contact you for an orientation based on grade-level anticipated openings.

    If you are contacted, the orientation and school tour at the new location should take about an hour, and both the student and a parent/guardian should attend.

    Step Three: Notification of Admission Decision

    All families who apply and are interviewed will be notified by May 31 if your student is admitted for the following school year. Placement is not based on a first-come, first-served basis.

    Step Four: Acceptance

    Upon acceptance, all enrollment forms should be completed within 7 days to secure your student’s place. If out-of-district, an Interdistrict Transfer Form is required to be submitted to the Kent School District before a student will be enrolled.

    If you have questions about this process, please call Connie Ollmann at Kent Mountain View Academy at (253) 373-7488.

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Last Modified on February 27, 2020