Application Process

In order for a student to be considered for admission, we must have the following items:

 

A.Completed Application - Trafton prefers that you complete your child's application online. Please click HERE to begin the application process.

B. Teacher Recommendation Form for incoming grades 6-8:  Math Teacher Recommendation Form - This must be completed by your child’s current math teacher. Please give the form to your child's teacher after the end of the first grading period. The teacher should mail or fax (713-723-1844) the form to our office by the end of January 2017.

C. Teacher Recommendation Form for incoming grades 6-8English Teacher Recommendation Form - This must be completed by your child’s current English teacher. Please give the form to your child's teacher after the end of the first grading period. The teacher should mail or fax (713-723-1844) the form to our office by the end of January 2017.

D. Teacher Recommendation Form for incoming applicants in grades 1-5 (and 6th if your child only has 1 teacher), Shared Teacher Recommendation Form

E. Teacher Recommendation Form for incoming applicants in grades Pre-K and KindergartenEarly Childhood Teacher Recommendation Form (If Applicable) 

 

Teacher Recommendation Forms must completed by your child’s current teacher. Please give the form to your child's teacher after the end of the first grading period. The teacher should mail or fax (713-723-1844) the form to our office by the end of January 2017. 

 

F. Testing Requirements: For Grades Pre-K, Kinder, 1st-5th Trafton will administer a Trafton Academy Alternative Readiness Assessment for academic readiness. Also preferred, if student has the previous year standardized test scores (IOWA, ERB, Stanford) no more than one year from the administration date. Trafton assessment will be administered at Trafton and is required. Applicants will sign up once an application has been submitted. 

For in-coming 6th grade students, The Lower Level ISSE is required, you may register here. Our Member Code is: 571114

Please contact the admission office if you have questions about testing.  713-723-5888.

G. Report Cards: Two years are required, last year's final report card and the current year report card through the second nine weeks.

 

F. Student visits are required for all applicants. Please see the "Tours and Visits" Page for more details: Tours and Visits

 

To print out a concise document of our admission requirements please click here: 

Trafton Admission Requirements

 

*The application and teacher evaluation forms can be found under the forms link under "Inside Trafton" or by clicking the links above. All forms are in PDF format.  Please make sure you download the form for the correct grade for your child.

 

Ready to apply?  You may click HERE to begin your online application process.  

Applications and all required materials for the 2017-2018 school year are due by Friday, February 10, 2017.

 

Trafton prefers that applications are filled out and submitted on-line. If you need a paper application click on one of the following links for a .PDF: Pre-K, Kindergarten and Grades 1-8.