RPS Admissions


GRADES: PreK – 12


Ridgewood is currently accepting applications for the 2022-2023 academic year. Please call us at 504-835-2545 or, if you prefer, you may email us at rps@ridgewoodprep.com if you have any questions, need more information, or would like to schedule a tour of our campus.

We select our students without regard to sex, race, creed, or national or ethnic origin. We accord without discrimination all rights, privileges, programs, and activities to each of our students. Ridgewood is authorized under Federal Law to enroll international/visa students. Click HERE to view our Americans With Disabilities Act Policy.

Ridgewood accepts average to above average students – who are willing to learn and accept the challenge of a better education – in order to prepare them for success at the college level. We test for admission to Kindergarten through eleventh (11th) grade. There is no test for Pre-Kindergarten.

Ridgewood has an “Open House Daily” policy and invites you to come see us in action! Please call 504-835-2545 for an appointment. You may also call to obtain a school brochure with more information.


Click HERE to download the Ridgewood Prep School Application or call (504) 835-2545 to have an application mailed to you.  You may also visit Ridgewood and pick up an application.  Please submit the Application along with the application fee to the school.

International Student Application

International students must complete the International Student application and provide additional information so that we can determine the student’s eligibility.  To download the application and admission requirements, click the appropriate link below:

* International Students Application/Admission Requirements
* International Student Application for Admission

Please submit the International application along with the International Application Fee and admission requirements to the school.

Entrance Timetable

Students are accepted throughout the year based on test scores. There is no entrance test for entering Pre-Kindergarten. Pre-K applicants are accepted following a student interview.

Pre-K students must be four years of age by September 30. For entrance into Kindergarten students must be five years of age by September 30.

Tuition & Fees

General information on our tuition and fees are located on the right.  Tuition and general fees include a textbook rental fee, lab and activity fees, a school newspaper subscription fee, admission to all regular home games, and parents’ membership in the Golden Eagle Parent Association (G.E.P.A.).

For payment plans, billing policies, and a complete fee schedule, please contact us at (504) 835-2545.