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St. Mary's Academy

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Thank you for your interest in St. Mary's Academy!

 

Step What You Need To Do Due Date
1

Complete the St. Mary's Academy Application, answer the Personal Insight Questions, and pay the non-refundable $75 Application Fee using one of two options:

 

  (1) Click here to Apply Now online. You will be taken to another site to create a login account and complete the application and questions. You can pay at the end using either Visa, Mastercard, or electronic bank transfer.

 

  (2) Complete the Application offline. Download, print, and complete the Application at the bottom of this page. Then return the Application and answers to the Personal Insight Questions with $75 Application fee (cash or check payable to "St. Mary's Academy") to the St. Mary's Academy front office.

 

Friday, December 9, 2016
for 1st round consideration (rolling deadline thereafter)
2

Optional: Complete a Financial Aid Application.

 

St. Mary's Academy offers financial aid to applicants based on financial need. Print the financial aid application (located at the bottom of the page) and submit it to St. Mary's Academy business office.  Admission and financial aid application received after the first round deadline will be considered on a rolling basis as space and funding allows. Notification of acceptance will be mailed March 3, 2017.

 

Friday, December 9, 2016
for 1st round consideration (rolling deadline thereafter)
3

Request a copy of the your student records be sent to St. Mary's Academy from your current school.

 

(1) Print the Student Record Release Form (located at the bottom of this page). 

(2) Give the form to the applicant's current school office to have an official copy of her report card grades, attendance record, and discipline report mailed to St. Mary's Academy at 701 Grace Avenue, Inglewood, CA 90301.

 

Friday, January 13, 2017 
4

Ask the applicant's current Principal and 8th grade Math and English teachers to write a student evaluation.

 

(1) Print out three copies of the Confidential Common Evaluation Form (located at the bottom of this page) and give a copy of the form to the applicant's current Principal, Math teacher, and English teacher.

(2) The applicant's current school should send these forms directly to St. Mary's Academy at 701 Grace Avenue, Inglewood, CA 90301.

 

Friday, January 13, 2017
5

Take the High School Placement Test (HSPT) at St. Mary's Academy.

 

Receipt of the completed St. Mary's Academy application and payment of the application fee automatically registers the applicant's seat to take the HSPT on January 21, 2017, 8:30-11:30am for the first round  admission and scholarship consideration. Applicants taking the HSPT at St. Mary's Academy qualify for merit scholarship consideration. (Prospective students can alternatively take the HSPT on January 28, 2017 for second round consideration. Please contact the Admissions Office at (310) 674-8470 ext. 204 to schedule this alternative testing date.)

 

Saturday January 21, 2017 
6

Complete an Interview.

 

All applicants and parent/guardians are required to complete an interview as a part of the admissions process.  Interviews are by appointment only, and appointment times are given after taking the HSPT.
 
January 28 & February 4, 2017
7

Receive an Admissions decision.

 

Admissions decisions are completed and letters mailed on Friday, March 3, 2017.
 

Friday,

March 3, 2017

 

 

Application Documents:
Financial Aid Documents (optional):