Application Process

Become a St. Mary’s High School student

In just four short years at St. Mary’s, our students grow socially, academically and in their faith to help them succeed in college and beyond. We’re delighted that you’re interested in joining the St. Mary’s family. Based on your child’s current grade level, there are a few action items we recommend you and your child take to apply for admission.



September – Open House

September – Open House

Open House will take place September 21 and 22, 2017. Prospective students and their families are invited to meet current students, administration, faculty, staff, coaches, parents, graduates, and members of our Board of Trustees. It’s a great opportunity to determine how St. Mary’s High School can be the right fit for your family.

October – Application forms

Application forms for admission to St. Mary’s are available online and a portion needs to be submitted to your son/daughter’s elementary or middle school office. October is also a time for students to shadow and see what it’s like to be a part of the Lancers family.

November – HSPT Review Course & Exam

The Placement Exam Review Course is November 15-17, 2017. All essential elements of the placement exam are covered, and practice tests assist students with critical thinking and test-taking skills.

The Placement Exam is the Saturday before Thanksgiving (Nov. 18), 8 a.m.–Noon and costs $20. Eighth grade students interested in attending St. Mary’s must register to take the placement exam. Criteria for awards and scholarships are primarily based on each student’s placement exam test results.

Click here to register.

December – Tuition Assistance Program

All applying students who would like to be considered for our Tuition Assistance Program can apply online at Click here to apply.  The deadline for the 2017-18 school year is December 15, 2017.

January 18th – Acceptance Notifications

St. Mary’s mails acceptance notifications to new students. If qualified, students also receive scholarships and tuition assistance awards within their acceptance packets.

January 29th – Freshman Registration

Freshman Registration is January 29, 6-8 p.m. All accepted students and their families are invited to attend.            

April – Fine Arts Night

Fine Arts Night is April 26, 2018 and includes an Art Show at 6 p.m. and the Spring Concert at 7 p.m. Current and prospective students, along with their families, are invited to attend.          

May – Spring Fling Thing

The Spring Fling Tuition Thing will take place on May 12, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. and benefits St. Mary’s students. With the purchase of a $100 Fling Ticket, families will be entered in a drawing for full tuition for the following school year. In addition, participants get to enjoy an awesome party at St. Mary’s on the 12th and will be eligible for several cash prizes.        

August – Freshman Forum (orientation)

All accepted students are strongly encouraged to attend our Freshman Forum (orientation). This is where our new students will meet their classmates and have a chance to get to know one another! It also covers important elements insuring a smooth transition to high school life. Students will be issued their textbooks, schedule, and locker assignments. In addition, students will learn about time management skills and meet their teachers.