Our Lady of Hope Catholic School A National Blue Ribbon, K-8 school located in Potomac Falls, VA Educating for Eternity

How to Apply

How to Apply

Your child’s spiritual, moral, intellectual, social and physical growth is of paramount importance.  We provide a solid academic education built upon our Catholic identity in a small, family-oriented community. If you have questions regarding the application process, please contact us at school@ourladyofhope.net or 703-433-6760.


To begin the application process, download the following and return the completed forms along with supporting documentation to the School Office for review:

Supporting Documentation

Please include the following information with your application:

  • Birth Certificate (original must be presented to the School Office along with a copy for retention as Proof of Identity)
  • Baptism Certificate copy
  • Marriage Certificate copy (obtained from church where parents were married)
  • Current Immunization Record

When applicable, please also include:

  • IEP Information
  • Custody Agreement

Application Fee

An application fee of $150 per child is due when submitting your application. No applications may be processed without receipt of the application fee.

When are applications due?

Our Lady of Hope School will begin accepting applications January 29, 2020 for Grades K-6. We will continue with open enrollment. Applications for 7th and 8th Grade are accepted on a case by case basis.

What’s Next?

Once your application has been reviewed, your family will be notified by an official letter. If your child is accepted, he or she will temporarily be placed on the class roster and a registration invoice will be included with your acceptance letter. Permanent roster placement will occur upon receipt of registration fee(s).

In May, a “Welcome Packet” with further details will be mailed to your family. Our Welcome Committee will match you with a current Crusader family to help with your family’s transition to OLOH. In August all of our school families will receive a school packet before the start of the school year regarding uniform, school supplies, school forms, etc.