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Admissions Step-by-Step


Step 1: Inquire 

Submit an Inquiry Form to obtain additional information about our application process and upcoming virtual events. 



Step 2: Visit (Virtually)


Admissions Virtual Tours

Virtual Campus Tours have concluded for this Admissions season. If you are interested in scheduling a private campus tour, please contact our Director of Admissions.


Live Virtual Information Sessions

Live Virtual Information Sessions have concluded for this Admissions season. If you are interested in scheduling a private Live Virtual Information Session, please contact our Director of Admissions.


Student Ambassador Video Calls

Prospective students can meet with current student ambassadors for a conversation about life as a HNHS Monarch. To schedule your Student Ambassador Video Call, please contact our Director of Admissions.



Step 3: Apply 

To start your application, visit SchoolAdmin and create your account.


Early Application Deadline: Friday, December 4, 2020

Courtesy Application Deadline: Thursday, January 7, 2021


Early Application Fee: $85.00

After December 4, the fee increases to $125.00



Step 4: Transcripts and Recommendation Forms

All Transcript and Recommendation Forms will be filled out electronically through your daughter’s SchoolAdmin checklist.  Please give your school officials and registrar plenty of time to complete and return to Admissions.



Step 5: Take the High School Placement Test (HSPT)

Parents will receive a PDF copy of their daughter's Performance Profile via email. Results will be emailed on March 19, 2021 after 3:00 p.m.



Step 6: Attend a Family Interview

Applicants and their parents/guardians are required to attend an Admissions Family Interview (virtual meeting) mid-February.



Step 7: Decisions

Admission decisions will be sent via e-mail on Friday March 19 at 3:00 p.m. Acceptance packets will arrive in your mail box soon after.



Step 8: Register

March 22- Early Registration Deadline: A $250 discount applies to families who register by this date and use coupon code HNHS950.

March 28- Final Registration Deadline: Registration fee of $1,200.



Decision Day Support

The Admissions Department will be open from 10 am- 1 pm on Saturday, March 20. Please call or email Director of Admissions, Petra Rocha if you have any questions about your Admissions packet.




Questions about Admissions? Contact Petra Rocha, Director of Admissions at procha@hnhsoakland.org or (510) 450-1110 Ext. 117