Parma EdChoice Informational Meeting

October 2nd, 2019 | News

Beginning in May 2019, students who live in the attendance zones for Parma Senior and Valley Forge are eligible to receive a $6,000 EdChoice Scholarship.  With financial aid and/or academic scholarships, your child has the opportunity to receive additional tuition reductions averaging between $1,000 – $3,000.

Come learn more about the value of a Padua education at a Parma EdChoice Informational Meeting on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 9 a.m. – 10 a.m. in Padua’s Cafeteria

EdChoice Scholarship Frequently Asked Questions

What is the EdChoice Scholarship?

The Educational Choice Scholarship (EdChoice) Program provides students from underperforming public schools the opportunity to attend participating private schools. Click here for more details.

What is the value of the scholarship?

The EdChoice scholarship amount is currently $6,000 for grades 9-12.

Who is eligible?

Students that reside in the attendance zones for Parma Senior and Valley Forge are eligible to apply. Click here for more information.

How do I apply for the EdChoice Scholarship?

Once a student is accepted to Padua, Padua will contact you with next steps.

Are there additional tuition assistance opportunities?

Yes!  If a family is interested in applying for tuition assistance, they must complete the FACTS Financial Aid Application by November 15, 2019 for the 2020-2021 school year.  Incoming freshmen families will be notified of their award in early January.  Click here for more details and a link to the FACTS Financial Aid Application.

Are there other scholarships at Padua?

Yes!  Padua offers scholarships for academics, vocal and instrumental talent and many others.  Click here for more information.

How do I apply to Padua?

Padua utilizes MyPad, an admissions portal for 8th graders and transfer students.  To create a MyPad account for your child, please visit our website and complete and Inquiry Form.  Once you have a MyPad account, you can register to take the high school placement test, sign up for a visit day, complete the Application Form and more. For more information about the Padua Admissions process click here.

Questions? Contact: 

Kammy Shuman ’88, State Scholarship Consultant
kshuman@paduafranciscan.net or 440-845-2444 x206

Katie DeAngelo ’08, Director of Recruitment
kdeangelo@paduafranciscan.com or 440-845-2444 x123

Ann Marie Frattare ’94, Director of Admissions
afrattare@paduafranciscan.com or 440-845-2444 x184