We will enroll 275 freshmen next fall. We do not accept applicants for the senior class. We will have limited openings in the 10th and 11th grades (based on attrition).
The number varies each year, but (unfortunately) we always have many more qualified applicants than we have openings.
Test scores are one important aspect of the admissions process, but they are never the sole basis for a decision. We review each application "holistically." Academic performance (grades), teacher evaluations, student behaviors, extracurricular involvement (school, church, community) are all considered in admissions decisions.
Our admissions committee is comprised of administrators, counselors, and teachers. This committee recommends students for admission to the principal.
Yes. Because our intention is to develop the total person we seek students who will benefit from and become involved in a variety of activities.
No. We only read the three required evaluations.
No. If we need additional information we will contact you.
Unfortunately, we are unable to meet with students and parents to discuss admissions. You are welcome to take a group tour which is followed by a Q & A session. Your student is encouraged to attend a Shadow Day. You can sign up for a Shadow Day or Tour on our Admission website.
They are not guaranteed a place but are given extra consideration.
No. Currently, St. Pius X only accepts domestic applications.
No. We have four different class levels at St. Pius X and we take students with different ability levels. This is one of the things that we pride ourselves on at St. Pius X is our four class levels, Advanced Placement, Honors, Accelerated, and College Preparatory.
Yes, we superscore the results. However, we do not recommend taking the test more than once or twice.