Frequently Asked Questions

What are your class sizes?

Class size guidelines have been established by our Society

Kindergarten - 18 students

Grades 1 - 3  18 students

Grades 4 - 5  22 students

Grades 6 - 9  24 students

Do we offer before and after care?

MSCS does not currently offer before and after care.

Do we have a preschool program?

MSCS does not currently offer a preschool program.

What is the Kindergarten schedule? 

Currently our Kindergarten program runs all day Monday and Wednesday throughout the year and then following Christmas, a full day Friday is added to the weekly schedule.

What is the age requirement?

The age entrance requirement for Kindergarten is age five years by December 31 of the year enrolled. Final acceptance into the program will be based upon a readiness assessment by the teacher.  

The age entrance requirement for Grade 1 is age six years by December 31 of the year enrolled.  Parents of children with birthdays after December 31, who have successfully completed kindergarten, may appeal to the ACSCS Board of Directors.  With an appeal they must provide supporting educational assessments.

What time does school start and end?

To view our current school schedule please click here.

Do we have busing?

Busing is not currently available at MSCS but we do encourage carpooling among our families.

Is academic screening a part of the application process?

MSCS does not select students through an academic screening process. 

Do you have to attend a Mennonite church to attend MSCS? or any church?

MSCS teaches from an Anabaptist Mennonite Perspective but we have an open admission policy, accepting students with a variety of faith backgrounds. Parents and students are asked to support this integration of a Christian world-view as each one discovers their own journey of faith.

Can I tour the school?

The school has open houses scheduled for perspective parents throughout the year. Click on the open house tab to determine the next dates for open houses.

Do the students wear uniforms?

Yes we have a uniform program at MSCS. More information about our school uniforms can be found here. 

What is the application process to MSCS?

If you are interested in applying to MSCS please click here to view our application process.