Financial Aid Deadline for Returning Students

Please apply using the FAST service. Link is on website under Admissions. Questions? Contact Rosy Weiser (

Parent Meeting

CircOrchard Public Performance at Aptos High

CircOrchard Public Performance at Aptos High

Aptos High Theater (map)

Ladies and Gentleman! Orchard School is presenting its 6th Annual Children’s Circus, CircOrchard, involving the whole student body, kindergarten through sixth grade. This is truly a show to be enjoyed by all ages, featuring clown antics, juggling, acrobatics, unicycling and stilt walking, hijinks, roust-a-bout, and circus spoofs.

The public show will be performed Saturday, March 10th, 2:00 p.m. at the Aptos High School Theatre. Tickets are $12 for adults, $6 for those under 12 and over 65, and free for those under 2. 

Re-registration Deadline (Returning Students)

This is the deadline by which to pay your early bird re-registration fee if your student will be returning to school next year. This fee holds your child's spot.

All paperwork and the non-refundable re-enrollment fee of $400 must be received by this date. Between March 17th and April 16th, the non-refundable re-enrollment fee will increase to $500. After April 16th, the fee will be $650 and enrollment will open up to new applicants.

Field Trip to Aptos Fire Station (Kinder and First Grade)

Aptos Fire Station (map)

Rosy and Liana will take the kindergarteners and first graders to the Aptos Fire Station to meet with the fire fighters, learn about fire safety, get a tour of the station and climb aboard a fire truck. More details to follow, along with permission slips and a request for drivers.

All field trips are subject to change.

Spring Break

Parent Work Day

May Faire

May Faire

Come join us for a day full of spring time fun. We'll have a giant inflatable water slide, wreath and craft making booths, face paints, popsicles, delicious lunch options prepared by parents and staff in our lunch hut, tours of the campus on the half hour from 11 to 1, a maypole dance, local vendors, and more! This event is open to the public. 

Kindergarten Graduation

Kindergarten Graduation

Meet on the math cabin deck at 12:15 sharp! Kindergarten family and friends only. Ceremony followed by potluck.