DVLC Admissions Timeline

September 1 – Applications available on our website 
October 1 – January 31 – Interviews/Tours 
December 1 – Financial Aid applications available 
December – Teacher Feedback Form to be completed 
February 1 – Applications due 
February 1 – Admissions and Financial Aid Applications due to be considered for fall kindergarten openings 
February 2 – Admissions and Financial Aid Applications accepted on a rolling basis throughout the school year 
Early March – Admissions decisions communicated

DVLC Admissions Process

Step 1: Application - Click on this link to access the DVLC 2023-2024 Application. Please contact Director, Pam Kolbe, directly to apply for the 2022-2023 school year.
Step 2: Complete the online application
Step 3: Contact, Director, Pam Kolbe to schedule a Parent Interview/Tour 
Step 4: Teacher Feedback Form (please have your child’s teacher submit closer to the end of the first semester) 
Step 5: Financial Assistance (optional)

Tuition (2022-2023)

Total Tuition - $8,850 

Tuition Deposit (due in March) - $1,650 

Tuition Balance paid over 9 months (September through May) - $7,200 

Other Fees - $800 ($500 Registration fee due in February + $300 Activity fee due in August)


Families must apply online as it simplifies submission and provides parents the ability to track the status of their child's application. 


To begin the FACTS Online Application process, Create an Account. Upon account creation, you will receive an email containing a verification link. Once your email address has been verified, log in to your account and Create A New Student Application for your child. You will then have the flexibility to log in and out of your account and access your open application.

After submitting the application, you will be able to track your admissions status at the school by logging in to your account. In addition, you will be able to print the completed application, monitor when the school receives any applicable supplemental forms and, if necessary, reprint the forms.

Tour Request

Tours will be scheduled starting October 1st. Please email Desert View’s Director, Pam Kolbe, at to set up an appointment to visit the school. Your tour and interview will take place on the same day, and we most strongly encourage all parent(s)/guardian(s) to attend the interview/tour (parents only, please). 

  • Scholarships for tuition are awarded each year based on the financial needs of the families.  

  • Tax credit scholarships are not available to families who accept ESA funds in the same school year. Please contact our Director, Pam Kolbe, to discuss which option might be most beneficial to your family.

  • Please use this FACTS link to apply for a 2023-2024 school year scholarship. This application is due February 1, 2023.

DVLC admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at its school. DVLC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.