Ad Astra is an experimental school located on the campus of a rocket company in Hawthorne, California. We serve kind, imaginative, and academically motivated students between the ages of 8 and 14.
Ad Astra follows a traditional school calendar and offers a variable tuition based on family income and wealth between $500 and $31,000.
To apply, students and families must complete the following items no later than January 5, 2020. All application materials will be kept confidential and only read by Ad Astra faculty.
1. SYNTHESIS RESPONSE (Martians, Draco, WXYZ, NPS, TO THE STARS) Please have your student respond to *one* of the questions.
We welcome thoughtful responses in all formats: written, audio/visual, artistic, digital, etc.
2. STUDENT ENDEAVOR. Please upload an example of a project or endeavor that is meaningful to your student. We are looking for examples that show their commitment, ambition, and originality.
3. PARENT STATEMENT (optional). You are welcome to include a one-page or less written statement to help give us context about your child and family. All languages are welcome.