HIGH SCHOOL ADMISSIONS PROCESS

Individualized Attention

A key advantage to our small school community is the individualized attention that each student and family receives during the high school admissions process.  Students begin the process at the end of 7th grade and are continuously guided throughout the process in 8th grade.  

Standardized Testing Preparation for Various Test Options

  • SSAT Preparation Course supported by Test Innovators

  • HSPT Preparation Course

Information Sessions and Planning Assistance for Appliation Process

  • Meetings with Parents in 7th Grade to explain the process and provide key dates and details for Catholic School applications

  • Meetings with Parents in 8th Grade to review the process in detail, including

    • How to apply

    • Visiting schools and scheduling shadow days

    • How to choose a school that is a good fit for your child

  • Individual meetings with families to review each student's process and choices

  • Assistance with all application materials including

    • Student essays

    • Teacher recommendations

    • Student evaluations

Help with Determining Financial Aid or Scholarship Availability

  • Assistance with financial aid questions

  • Guidance with school merit based scholarships

ST. BARTHOLOMEW

                             

CATHOLIC SCHOOL
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6900 River Road,  Bethesda, MD  20817​          Tel: 301-229-5586  |  ​Fax: 301-229-8654