Important Dates


Visit Ricks

Small group information sessions are available for our Early Childhood (Preschool, Prekindergarten and Kindergarten), Primary (grades 1-4) and Upper School (grades 5-8) programs.  These sessions are designed to provide an in-depth understanding of the needs of gifted children and the ways in which the curriculum developed at Ricks Center meets those needs.  Sessions will include an overview of the program, a tour of the school and the opportunity to ask questions.

Admissions information sessions for the 2016-2017 school year are scheduled for:

Early Childhood sessions: 

October 8, November 5 and December 3 2015 and  January 7 and January 21 2016

Primary sessions:

October 22 combo session) and November 12, 2015 and  January 14, 2016 (combo session)

Upper School sessions:

October 22 (combo session) and November 19, 2015 and  January 14, 2016 (combo session)

All Early Childhood, Primary and Upper School visits will begin at 9:30

Spaces are limited, please RSVP at or call 303-871-3715 to RSVP.

*Parents only please!  Students will get a chance to visit the school at a later date as part of the admissions process.


We will also host one night Admissions Information Session/Open House for parents of students who are interested in all of our programs.  This session will focus on our mission, curriculum, philosophy and leadership.  Parents are invited to explore Ricks Center and learn about our programming in an interactive setting.  Our faculty, staff and parent ambassadors will be available to answer questions and to provide a personal prospective about Ricks Center. 

Thursday December 10, 2015 6:30-8:00 p.m.


To attend, please RSVP at or call 303-871-3715 to RSVP.


Application Deadlines

January 29, 2016              Kindergarten, Primary and Upper School

February 5, 2016               Preschool and Prekindergarten

February 12, 2016             Financial aid applications due