C. Admissions » Selection Criteria

Selection Criteria


Selection of incoming students to St. Mary´s Academy is made by the Admissions Committee and is based on careful consideration of the following:

  • Personal Insight Essay
  • Career Path Program Essay (if applicable)
  • Recommendation from the elementary school or transferring high school
  • Report cards from previous schools
  • Standardized and/or placement test scores
  • Interview with parent/guardian and student
  • Excellence in character and conduct
  • Demonstrated interest and desire to belong to the St. Mary´s Academy community
Nondiscrimination Policy
St. Mary's Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, or national and ethnic origin in its admission policies, nor in the administration of its programs, educational policies, scholarship and tuition assistance program, and athletic or other school administered programs.