Admission Requirements

DECA PREP Admissions

Admissions Requirement:

DECA PREP is currently accepting enrollment applications for the 2017-2018 school year. DECA PREP is open to students who reside in the Dayton Public Schools district entering Kindergarten through fourth grade.

** Child must be 5 years of age before or on July 31, 2017 to enroll in Kindergarten.

Please view our enrollment application for admission requirements.

Application Process:

Please ensure all pages, signatures and supporting documentation is completed upon submission. You must submit your student's’ application in person at the school the child is attending. Applications will only be accepted once you've attended an enrollment meeting.

As part of the enrollment requirements, families are REQUIRED to attend one of the following enrollment meetings.

Meeting Location: DECA PREP- 200 Homewood Ave. Dayton, Ohio 45405

Tuesday, January 17th 6:00 PM

Saturday, January 28th 9:00 AM

Tuesday, February 7th 6:00 PM

Saturday, February 18th 9:00 AM

Tuesday, March 28th 6:00 PM

All applications are due on Friday, March 31 @ 4:00 PM

DECA PREP 1st-4th enrollment Application

If you have any questions on the enrollment process, please contact Christa Ponder, DECA PREP Enrollment Coordinator, at 937-677-9110.


One in six children who is not reading proficiently in the third grade does not graduate from high school on time." (Hernandez, 2011)