Admissions

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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 23 - 27 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.  

 

Calendar

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Class of 2019 Placement Test (HSPT Test)

Garaventa Center
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
26

Prospective Student Deadline: Grade Request, Recommendations

3:00 PM
221

Prospective Student (and parents) Interview

Meet in Main Office
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
313

Prospective Student Letters of Decision Mailed

321

Prospective Student postmark Deadline: Fees/Tuition Agreement

323

Prospective Student Deadline: Fees/Tuition Agreement (postmarked by March 21)

Main Office
3:00 PM
328

Incoming Freshman Alg I Challenge Test (mandatory only for students who qualify for Geometry or Geometry Honors) register online by March 23

Garaventa Center
9:30 AM - 11:15 AM
414

Incoming Freshman and Parents' Meeting (optional sports meeting to follow)

Garaventa Center
7:00 PM
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Contact Information

Mrs. Donna Akridge
Admissions Assistant
925.686.5353 x100
dakridge@carondeleths.org

Important Dates

December 1 - Application Deadline 

January 10 - Placement Test

February 21 - Interviews

March 13 - Letters of Decision Mailed 

Application Documents

Admissions Letter

Forms to be Returned

(due by 3:00 p.m.) 

Grade Request Form (February 6, 2015) 

Recommendation Form (February 6, 2015) 

Physical Form (May 22, 2015)   

Information Forms

2014-2015 Admissions Calendar

Admissions Checklist 

Four-year Plan

9th Grade Curriculum 

Co-Curricular Activities (web link)

Daily Schedule