hank you for your interest in Carondelet High School, a Catholic secondary school sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet. We hope you find the admissions section of our website informative and user-friendly

As you navigate through this material, you will notice important, specific information regarding our mission statement, admission policy, curriculum, school profile, tuition and financial aid. Our fall enrollment for incoming 9th-graders for the following school year has specific deadlines. During these fall months, the on-line application will be available mid-September. However, the application process for potential transfer students is open-ended and on-going. Please refer to the transfer student section of our website for more details.


Admissions Checklist 

1.  Apply online and submit a copy of county-issued birth certificate, copy of custody agreement (if applicable)

2.  Test: take the HSPT (High School Placement Test) on January 10 at 8:30 a.m. (bring two #2 pencils and a snack - a bottle of water will be provided). Please arrive by 8:15 a.m.

3.  Submit forms:  Turn in the grade request and confidential recommendation forms to your current school mid January.  We want to make sure your current school is given proper time to complete them. These forms are due to Carondelet by February 6.

4.  Interview:  All students and their parent(s)/guardian(s) will join us for interviews on February 21 between 9:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.  We will send out emails with your specific time.

 ---  Letters of Decision will be Mailed on Friday, March 13, 2015   ---

5.  Submit:  completed tuition agreement (smart tuition) and fees (postmarked by Saturday, March 21) deadline, Monday, March 23.    

6.   Register:   mandatory only for students who qualify for Geometry or Geometry Honors.  Register between March 13 - 23 for the Algebra I Challenge Test on March 28.    

7.  Test:  Mandatory only for students who qualify for the Geometry or Geometry Honors.  March 28 at 9:30 a.m. in the Garaventa Center.  No calculators; test will finish between 11:00 a.m. and 11:15 am.  

8.  Submit:  Physical Form due by May 22.    





Online Application Opens


Open House

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Early Bird Application Deadline

3:00 PM

Deadline: Class of 2020 Application

3:00 PM

Class of 2020 Placement Test (HSPT Test)

Garaventa Center
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Prospective Student Deadline: Grade Request, Recommendations


Incoming Frosh Interviews

rospective Student (and parents/guardians) Interview

Meet in Main Office
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Contact Information

Mrs. Donna Akridge
Admissions Assistant
925.686.5353 x100

Important Dates 2014-2015

December 1 - Application Deadline 

January 10 - Placement Test

February 21 - Interviews

March 13 - Letters of Decision Mailed