FAQ

1. When do you accept applications?
We accept applications year-round, provided there is space available in the class. Open Enrollment for the school year begins on February 1st.

2. When can I submit an application?
You can submit an application after you’ve taken a campus tour.

3. OCP is an Open Enrollment Christian school. What does that mean?
Regular church attendance is strongly encouraged, but not required.  You are required to agree by signature that your child will be taught Christian doctrine, curriculum and characteristics.  We encourage at least one parent to be a professing follower of Christ.

4. What are school hours?
Preschool
K2-K3 - 7:00AM - 6:00PM (regular school hours 8:45AM - 3:00PM)

VPK
½ day - 8:00AM - 12:00PM
Full day - 8:00AM - 3:00PM
2 day - 8:00AM - 3:30PM
3 day - 8:00AM - 2:00PM

Kindergarten
8:30AM - 3:00PM

Elementary
1st - 5th grade - 8:30AM - 3:00PM
Friday dismissal is 2:00PM

Middle/High School
8:00AM - 3:30PM
Friday dismissal is 2:15PM

5. Do students wear uniforms?
Yes. Uniforms are ordered from Dennis Uniform Company. Their website is www.dennisuniform.com. Uniforms are worn on Monday and Thursday.  On Tuesday, students are permitted to wear a club or athletic shirt for the current year; on Wednesday, students are permitted to wear a World Hope t-shirt for the current year; and on Friday, students are permitted to wear a school spirit shirt for the current year.

Uniform bottoms for preschool and elementary students are khaki, navy blue or black uniform bottoms and can be purchased anywhere.  No cargo shorts.  Uniform pants are permitted.

Middle and high schoolers are only permitted to wear Dickies brand or Dennis brand uniform shorts or pants in khaki, navy blue or black.

6. Is OCP accredited?
OCP is accredited by the Florida Association of Christian Colleges and Schools (FACCS), in addition to a dual-accreditation with Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Elementary and Secondary Schools (MSA-CESS) and The National Council for Private School Accreditation (NCPSA). 

7. Are books included in tuition?
No, books are not included in tuition. Books can be ordered in July from www.mbsdirect.net.

8. Does OCP give Entrance examinations?
Yes. Students entering kindergarten through 12th grade are administered an entrance exam.

9. What are the requirements for Admission?
-Agreement on OCP’s Statement of Beliefs, with the understanding that these principles and standards will be instilled in each student starting with our youngest student, all the way to our eldest.
-Regular church attendance by at least one parent is strongly encouraged.
-2.0 GPA or higher for high school admission.
-No prior expulsions from another institution or OCP.
-Students with noted behavior issues from another institution will not be admitted.
-All IEP and 504 plans are reviewed before the Admissions process can begin.
-Students must score within 2 grade levels of the grade they are entering on the Entrance Examination.

Orlando Christian Prep admits students of any race, color and national or ethnic origin to all rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, or national or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarships, loan programs, athletic programs, and other school-administered programs.

10. Where can I see the Parent/Student Handbook?
You can see the Parent/Student Handbook by clicking here. 

11. Does the school offer transportation?
No, the school does not offer transportation at this time.

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