Applications for 2020-2021

  • We will begin accepting applications on October 1, 2019.

Application Process

Please review the Admissions Checklist below to be sure all pieces of the application are completed. For any questions, please contact Michele Duncan, Admissions Director, (408) 481-9900 x4222.

CURRENT TKA FAMILIES: Skip to Step 3. You will log in to the Admissions Portal with your current Veracross login

Steps to Complete the Admissions Application


Click on this link, or the red button above, to complete Step 1 of the application process.

Please contact or 408-481-9900, Ext. 4222 for more information.

STEP 2: Set Up Admissions Portal Account

Once you’ve completed Application Step 1, you will receive an email with instruction on setting up your personal admissions portal account. This portal will be used to complete and track your application. If you did not receive this email, please contact

STEP 3: Complete Application

Log into your Admissions Portal to complete all application documents. Refer to the checklist below for all documents required. If you are unable to upload any of the required documents, you may mail or fax to the Admissions Office directly. You may also use the portal to check the status of your application.

The King’s Academy
Admissions Office
562 N. Britton Avenue
Sunnyvale, CA  94085
Fax: 408-716-5108

STEP 4: Take Admissions Test

All prospective students applying for grades 6-12 are required to take the Secondary School Admissions Test (SSAT). 
Testing for 2020-2021 applicants will take place on Saturdays: January 11, and February 1, 2020.  Testing is from 8:45 a.m. until approximately 12:30 p.m.
IMPORTANT: Score Reporting:  In order for The King's Academy to receive your student's test scores, you must specify The King's Academy as the "score recipient" when registering with SSAT. If The King's Academy is not specified, we will not receive scores for your student.

Testing Accommodations - If your student has a diagnosed Learning Difference and will require testing accommodations, you must apply for those accommodations when registering for the SSAT. Accommodations must be approved in advance by SSAT.
Qualifying applicants will be scheduled for an interview. 

STEP 5: Schedule Family Interview

After the admissions exam has been scored and all documents have been received, qualifying students will be scheduled for an interview. The applicant and both parent(s) or guardian(s) are expected for the interview.  The interview is a time for us to learn more about your family and for you to gain a better understanding of The King’s Academy.  Interviews will not be scheduled until all application paperwork has been submitted.

STEP 6: Await Decision

Following the interview, our Admissions Committee will meet to consider all applications. Students will be notified by mail of the Admissions Committee decision in mid-March. Admissions decisions will also be posted in your Admissions Portal. (Admissions Portal Link).

STEP 7: Take Math Placement Exams

Students who are accepted to The King’s Academy will be required to take a math placement exam or math assessment on Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. The student’s score on this test will determine their math placement for the 2020-2021 school year.

Students entering in 9th-12th grades are required to take an English Honors & English AP Placement test if they are interested in being considered for placement in an English Honors or AP course.

Admissions Checklist

The items listed below must be completed and submitted before the Admissions Committee will proceed with the interview.

All Applicants

6th - 10th Grade Applicants

  • A copy of the entire 2018-2019 school year report card
  • This year’s 1st quarter or 1st semester report card (2019-2020)
  • Copy of standardized test scores

11th - 12th Grade Applicants

  • A copy of current transcript
  • This year’s 1st quarter or 1st semester report card (2019-2020)
  • Copy of standardized test scores

International Students

The King's Academy has a non-discriminatory racial policy and admits students of all races to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities made available to all regularly enrolled students.

The King’s Academy

562 N. Britton Avenue, Sunnyvale, California 94085
Near Fair Oaks Ave. and Hwy 101

(408) 481-9900

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