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Applying to Marist

Applying to Marist

Admission to Marist High School is based upon successful completion of all eighth grade work, including the final grading period of the eighth grade. Other criteria for admission to Marist High School include successful completion of the high school entrance examination administered by the Archdiocese of Newark or other standardized test scores if the entrance exam was not taken, and a recommendation from the elementary school principal. Admission to Marist High School in grades ten through twelve will be based upon a review of the applicant's academic record, an interview, and the recommendation of their prior school.

 

Incoming Freshmen | Transfer Students

 

Eighth grade students wishing to attend Marist must complete the following requirements:

  1. Complete the Marist Online Application.
  2. Sign up to take the High School Placement Test (HSPT) Entrance Exam
  3. Take the High School Placement Test (HSPT) Entrance Exam, formerly known as the CO-OP.
  4. Fill out the top portion (Name, address, etc.) of the Ninth Grade Applicant Record, which can be found in the HSPT student handbook.
  • Your grammar school will fill in the bottom with your 6th, 7th and 8th Grade grades.
  • A copy of the form can be found here.
  1. Remind your grammar school to include your HSPT test score or most recent standardized test scores.
  2. Make sure your grammar school mails or faxes (201-437-6013) your application to Marist.

 

Transfer students wishing to attend Marist must complete the following:

  1. Complete the Marist Online Application.
  2. You must indicate that you are a transfer student, and list what grade you wish to enter.
  3. Submit your most updated transcripts to the Office of Admissions.
  4. Schedule an interview with the Office of Admissions by emailing admissions@marist.org, or calling (201) 437-4545 ext. 225.

 

 

For more information, please contact the Office of Admissions at admissions@marist.org or by phone at (201) 437-4545 ext. 225. To schedule a closer look at Marist High School, click on one of the following links.

 

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