Admissions Checklist 2019-20
Thank you in your interest in Holy Names High School
SHADOW VISITS & PARENT TOURS
Holy Names offers many programs for prospective families. Shadow visits are held every Monday with holiday exceptions starting September 10 from 8:00 am-12:30 pm. Shadows are paired with an ambassador to experience Holy Names, lunch will be provided by the end of the visit. Parents and Guardians are invited to stay from 8-9 am for a parent tour, followed by a Q&A with the Administration Team. Schedule your visit here.
Online application opens on Monday, September 4, 2019.
Early Bird Application Deadline (reduced application fee): Saturday, December 1, 2019.
Final Application Deadline: Tuesday, January 8, 2019.
All applications are managed online through SchoolAdmin. Please visit SchoolAdmin to start the application process. The application fee can be submitted on SchoolAdmin using a credit card during the application process.
HIGH SCHOOL PLACEMENT TEST (HSPT)
Students applying for the 9th or 10th grade must register online for the HSPT. Registration is available online at http://oakland.stsusers.com. The exam will take place on campus on Saturday, January 12, 2019.
All prospective students are required to submit a completed teacher and principal/counselor recommendation form and a transcript from their current school.
Admissions Interviews are required as part of the admissions process. A student and parent and/or guardian interview with a member of Holy Names High School gives us a chance to know about you, your interest and goals for High School. Interviews usually last 25-30 minutes. Interviews will begin mid-January.
TUITION ASSISTANCE & SCHOLARSHIPS
Holy Names is proud to offer a number of scholarships and financial aid opportunities to deserving young women seeking a top-tier education and looking to make a positive impact on society. All families who would like to be considered for tuition assistance for the next school year must submit a FACTS Application. Start your FACTS application here Applications deadline Friday, February, 8 2019.
The Achieve program, in partnership with Holy Names provides a four-year high school scholarship. For more information about the Achieve Program, please visit http://achieveprogram.org/
Admissions notifications will be available online the afternoon of March 22, 2019. As a prospective student, you will be assessed on the following: