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9th-Grade Admissions

 
2020-2021 Incoming Freshman Application Process
 
Thank you for considering Central Catholic High School for your student!
 
All 8th-grade students seeking admission to Central Catholic High School for the 2020-2021 School Year must submit the following:
 
•2020-2021 Incoming Freshman Application
•8th-Grade Math and English Teacher Recommendation Forms
•Middle School Records
•High School Placement Test (HSPT) Results
 
Applications are complete when all necessary materials have been received. All completed applications will be reviewed by the Admissions Committee. 
 
We encourage all applicants with their parent(s)/guardian(s) to use the 2020-2021 Incoming Freshman Application Checklist and to review the Incoming Freshman Application FAQs prior to beginning the 2020-2021 Incoming Freshman Application Process. 
 
 
Start the application process today! 
 
Print the checklist to make sure all application steps are completed!
 
FAQs to refer to commonly asked questions about the application process and materials, like how to submit the application, how teachers receive the teacher recommendation form, and how middle schools know to submit school records. Print the FAQs for quick reference!
 
The application is an editable pdf. Please read the Incoming Freshman Application FAQs for directions on how to complete, save, and submit the application!
 
Central Catholic will send the teacher recommendation form to middle schools for the Math and English teachers to complete!
 
 

Important Dates to Remember:

 

Official HSPT Day: Saturday, December 14, 2019 (pre-register HERE)

 

Deadline for Freshman Application: Saturday, January 4, 2020

 
Alternative HSPT Day: Saturday, January 11, 2020
 
Deadline for Teacher Recommendations, School Records, and HSPT Results: Wednesday, January 29, 2020
 
Admissions Notification Day: Friday, February 7, 2020
 
 
Questions?
 
Contact Mrs. Bethany Herman, Director of Enrollment, at (210) 225-6794 ext 217 or click here to send an email! 
 
Admissions Events
 
Practice HSPT Day
Saturday, Nov. 16
9 am - 1:30 pm
Central Catholic
 
8th-grade boys are invited to attend this complimentary practice day to help them prepare for the official HSPT! Students will learn test strategies, become familiar with the timed-test setting, and more. Test day includes lunch.
 
For more information and to pre-register your student for the Practice HSPT Day on Saturday, November 16, please CLICK HERE
 
 
Official HSPT
Saturday, Dec. 14
9 am - 12 pm
Central Catholic
 
The High School Placement Test, or HSPT, is a high school entrance exam taken by students in 8th-grade who are seeking 9th-grade admission to parochial high schools. This standardized exam is timed and tests students in five different academic sections in the subject of Math and English.  Students considering Central Catholic for 9th-grade must take the HSPT during their admissions application process.
 
For more information and to pre-register your student for the Official HSPT at Central Catholic High School on Saturday, December 14, please CLICK HERE.