Application Process

Admissions Checklist

Prepare for the HSPT with St. Catherine’s: Nov. 3, 1-3 p.m.

Take the HSPT at St. Catherine’s

 

Important Dates

Priority Application Deadline: January 10, 2019 

In order for your daughter to receive her decision letter with the first set of letters that will be mailed in January, she must have her application in by January 10, 2019.

Applications will also be accepted on a rolling admissions basis through the spring and are processed on a first come, first served basis.

HSPT Test Dates:

  • Saturday, November 17, at St. Catherine
  • Saturday, December 1, at St. Catherine (with accommodations)
  • Saturday, February 2, at St. Catherine

Prep Course at St. Catherine: Saturday, November 3. 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Fall Open House: Sunday, November 4, 1-3 p.m.

Spring Open House: Sunday, January 27, 2018, 1-3 p.m.

 

Admission Criteria

Acceptance to SCA is based on, but not limited to, the following criteria:

  • Attending a shadow day
  • Registration for and satisfactory performance on the High School Placement Test
  • Completed application for admission
  • Successful completion of the 8th grade
  • Formal meeting and/or interview with the Principal and/or Director of Admissions if requested by the Admissions Office


At-a-Glance Admissions Overview

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“Recently attended an event at this school – very beautiful!”

Kenneth

“Even if there were 10 stars, I would still put 11!”

Katherine

“A crazy amount of extra curricular options-basically if you are passionate about it [SCA] will find a way to help you bring it to fruition!”

Leighanne

“I was among one of the very first classes SCA ever had. As a pioneer and a student to be a part of the foundation of clubs and classes that continue today, I am beyond proud of how far the school has come. There were many ups and downs during my four years but an amazing experience overall. Today at college I still look back on and cherish my times at SCA, thankful for the connections, education and sisterhood I acquired. I am looking forward to seeing many more young women carry on the traditions my class and recent classes have set for the future.”

Alumna, Class of '14

“Another thing I enjoyed about the school was the athletics. I played four different sports at this school and I had the same experience with all of them. The coaches really cared about me, not just how well I was performing and I was treated respectfully on and off the court. Further more, I felt that I was really being pushed physically and mentally during practice which I value in any activity.”

Alumna

“An excellent school that brings the girls together more like sisters rather than friends.”

Zina

“An excellent community for families that want to stay involved!”

Leighanne

“The school lives up to their mission statement by unlocking the feminine genius in the girls who go there and providing us with the opportunity to discover who we are meant to be.”

MaryKatherine

“This school is not only college prep, it is life prep. I know that my daughter is being educated to go out and make a positive difference in the world. She will graduate with the confidence and courage to lead wherever she goes in life. I love the principal, the teachers, and the families. It is such a blessing to be a part of the SCA Family. I know the friends my daughter has made will be her sisters for life.”

SCA Parent

“Beautiful school!”

Rachel