Placement Test

For 8th Graders Only

Pre-registration for the HSPT (High School Placement Test) is required. Please designate a test date that you will attend.  Due to space limitations, we may not be able to accommodate walk-ins.

Special parent information sessions will be held the morning of each test, beginning at 9:00 a.m.

The Placement Test Fee is $20, which is non-refundable. Please note that registration is not complete until payment is made by either credit card or check.

Arrive for the test no later than 8:45 a.m. Bring 2 pencils. No calculator is necessary.

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Dates for Fall 2016

Sign up for one of the first three dates, and you’ll be eligible to earn a $1,000-$5,000 scholarship if you are among the top 30 scorers.

Saturday, October 29, 2016

  • 9:00 a.m. – Noon
  • (scholarship qualifier)
  • REGISTRATION DEADLINE: October 27, 2016

Saturday, November 5, 2016

  • 9:00 a.m. – Noon
  • (scholarship qualifier)
  • REGISTRATION DEADLINE: November 3, 2016

Saturday, November 19, 2016

  • 9:00 a.m. – Noon
  • (scholarship qualifier)
  • REGISTRATION DEADLINE: November 17, 2016

Monday, December 12, 2016

  • 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • (NOT a scholarship qualifier)
  • REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Saturday, December 10, 2016

Saturday, February 11, 2017

  • 9:00 a.m. – Noon
  • (NOT a scholarship qualifier)
  • REGISTRATION DEADLINE: February 9, 2017

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For 7th Graders Only (Rising 8th Graders)

High School Placement Prep and Test for admission to Padua Franciscan

Students will benefit from an expert briefing on the study skills needed to score well on the test.  As part of this preparation, each student will receive a copy of the 550 page Master the Catholic High School Entrance Exams study guide.

On the last day, students will have the opportunity to take the Padua Placement Test and count it as their “official” score for 2017 Padua enrollment.  If they are not satisfied with their score, they will have an opportunity to retake the test in the fall at no additional cost.  The TOP SCORER will receive a $500 scholarship.

Your experience starts at 9 a.m. and is completed at 12 p.m. each day.  Program is limited to 80 students.

Dates for Summer 2017 (for Rising 8th Graders)

  • Tuesday, June 13 - Friday, June 16 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at Padua



For additional information, contact:

Mrs. Ann Marie Frattare ’94

Admissions Coordinator

440.845.2444 x184