Kindergarten Admissions

Application period open


SY 2023-2024 Admissions

Who can apply for kinder?

Male students who are born from 1 October 2017 until 31 October 2018 are eligible to apply.

What are the requirements?

Before proceeding with the application which will be done online, please be ready with the following documents:

  • Most recent 2x2 picture (colored, with white background) of applicant
  • Scanned birth certificate (PSA/NSO copy) of applicant
  • If the applicant is not a Filipino citizen, please also submit an Alien Certificate of Registration (ACR).
  • For applicants with dual citizenship, kindly submit a scanned copy of any of the four documents below:    
    • Valid Philippine passport
    • Certificate of Recognition as a Filipino Citizen from the Bureau of Immigration
    • Certificate of Naturalization
    • Certificate of Re-Acquisition of Filipino Citizenship

How much is the application fee?

The application fee is Php 900. You may pay via our accredited payment channels.

  • Paybiz
  • Ateneo Webpay online payment portal (for Visa/Mastercard debit or credit card payments).

Here are the instructions on how to use the different payment channels.

Kindly put the applicant's name on the payment slip. You will be asked to upload the proof of payment in the online application portal.

How do we apply?

All Kinder applications are done online.

Submit all documents at the Ateneo de Manila Grade School admissions portal.

The parent/s or guardian/s doing the application for a child will be asked to create an account for the application to proceed. Please use a personal email, instead of a work email, in creating an account. Step-by-step instructions on how to input needed information and upload pertinent documents are  in the portal. Once the online application is done, the submitted information and documents will be processed. Only after verification of information and documents can the applicant proceed to payment of application fee. Upon confirmation of payment, the applicant will be scheduled for on-site testing.

What are the important dates?

  • Opening of online submission of applications: 27 September 2022
  • Applications will close when the number of accepted applicants is met. Please apply early.

Release application results will be 3 weeks after the on-site testing.

Who do we contact for inquiries?

For inquiries, questions, or comments, please email the Ateneo de Manila Grade School Admissions Office directly at

The Admissions Office can also be reached at (+63 2) 8426 6001 thru 8426 6020 (loc. 7122) from 8 am to 3:45 pm Philippine time, Mondays to Fridays (except holidays) for assistance.