Q: When are applications due? When will we be notified of our admission decision?
A: Early registration begins on Tuesday, January 9, 2018. Regular registration dates are from February 3 – March 30, 2018. Late registration begins on March 31, 2018 and late registration fees and procedures take effect, including being placed on a waiting list. Registration ends on June 29, 2018. Notification letters will be sent on a rolling basis.
Q: When can I visit the school?
A: Every year, we have a Prospective Student Open House. If you missed this year’s event, please contact our main office or fill out the request for information form.
Q: Where do we park when we visit the school?
A: Parking is available directly across the street on either side of St. Garabed Armenian Apostolic Church of Hollywood. However, please note that parking space are limited. You may also park on surrounding neighborhood streets; however, please note of parking signs that limit parking on Wednesdays and Fridays.
Q: When visiting the School, where do I check in?
A: All visitors need to sign-in at the front security booth for access onto campus. Visitors then need to go directly to the main office for a visitor's pass and need to sign out/return their passes to security when leaving campus.
A: If you are placed on a wait list, we will contact you as soon as there is availability in the grade level for which you applied. As always, you are welcome to contact us at any time.
Q: What are the school hours?
A: The campus is open Monday-Friday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Students need to be on campus no later than 8:10 AM and are dismissed at 3:30 PM. Seniors are dismissed at 2:35 PM during the first semester and at 1:10 PM during the second semester allowing them opportunity to take community college classes, take part in internships, or to obtain a part-time job.
After school care is available until 5:30 PM daily.
Q: Does Pilibos have a hot lunch program?
A: Yes. A third party company provides lunch to all K-12th grade students. Lunch tickets can be purchased for $5.00 every Tuesday and Thursday morning from the front of the school.
Q: Is a bus service available?
A: Yes. Pilibos currently offers a bus service to and from Glendale and La Crescenta. More routes may soon be available.
Q: Is there a uniform or dress code?
A: Yes. All students Preschool-12th grade are required to be in full uniform. Check the Welcome Packet for full details. On designated free-dress days, appropriate dress is required.
Q: What Service Learning/Community Service opportunities are available for students?
A: Good citizenship, community involvement and stewardship are encouraged by the School. Middle and High School students are required to complete service-learning and community service hours prior to graduation. The CSS Office provides students with a list of opportunities.
A: Students are encouraged to explore their interests and pursue their passions through extracurricular opportunities and academic competitions. The School participates in a variety of competitions such as, Model UN, JSA, Mock Trial, Academic Decathlon, and more. Students are also encouraged to join and even start their own clubs where they explore their interests. Some clubs that are currently active are Philanthropy Club, Make a Wish Club, Environmental Club, Math Club, Armenian Club, Chess, Art, Health and Fitness, Spanish, Music Appreciation, Band, GirlUp, Animal Rights, Philosophy, Lego Robotics, and Journalism.
Q: How can I check my child’s grades, attendance, and homework?
A: All student academic and behavioral information is readily available to parents through our Infinite Campus Portal. Once your child is enrolled, you will be instructed on how to set up your parent account. Through the parent portal, parents can contact teachers, look up assignments/homework, obtain report cards, complete the annual registration application, and more.
A: All verification requests can be made through the online verification request form. Please allow 2-3 day's notice for any transcript or verification requests.
A: Parent volunteers are an integral part of the success of our school, both through events and activities. There are three official parent groups - the Parent Support Committee (PSC), Pilibos Athletic Committee (PAC), and Dads' Club. Elementary grades also have class parents that help organize class and grade level communication and fundraising efforts. From assisting with programs, events, community service, or planning parent socials, there are many ways to volunteer.