Experience the difference

Our tours and special events let you experience life as a Saint Mary’s Knight

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Our mission is to provide students with a liberal arts education that forms virtuous young men and women who know the Truth and love the Good.  This type of education and formation in virtue prepares students for more than just the college and career of their choice —
it prepares them for  lives of happiness.

 

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8th Grade Day

If you are an eighth grader, you are invited to join us to see if you have what it takes to be a Knight!

Saint Mary’s 8th Grade Days are a fun way to see the campus, interact with current students, and truly get a feel for the student life and school spirit at Saint Mary’s.

November 19, 2021

*If you are trying to register less than 24 hours before the event please contact Jacquie Kennedy at jkennedy@smknights.org

Open House

Our “Open House” is an opportunity for families who are beginning to make plans for high school to visit Saint Mary’s campus, meet teachers, and interact with current students and parents. You will hear from the President, Principal, and from students who will share their Saint Mary’s experience.

November 7, 2021

Campus Tour

Campus tours are scheduled by appointment through the Admissions Office. Please contact Jacquie Kennedy, Director of Recruitment at 602-251-2513 or jkennedy@smknights.org for further information.

School Visit

If your school is interested in a Saint Mary’s representative coming out to visit and share what Saint Mary’s has to offer, please contact Jacquie Kennedy, Director of Recruitment at 602-251-2513 or jkennedy@smknights.org.

Para asistencia en español comunícate con Jacquie Kennedy, Directora de Reclutamiento, a jkennedy@smknights.org o al 602-251-2513

High School Placement Test (HSPT) Prep Course

Incoming Freshmen: Sign up for HSPT Prep Class (optional)

In order to prepare students for the HSPT, Saint Mary’s offers two Saturday preparation days to familiarize students with the test itself.  Students will take small portions of the test and review those sections in order to learn mathematics and English content, test taking techniques, and time management skills.  Each student will attend two sessions each Saturday, one for mathematics (2 hours) and one for language arts (2 hours) with a 15 minute break between the two sessions.  Though some essential content is repeated in both Saturday sessions, different content will be covered.  Students who take the classes will be better prepared to perform at the highest level on the test and to be placed in the appropriate courses upon enrollment to Saint Mary’s.

An informational email will be sent out with further details. Please contact Jacquie Kennedy at 602-251-2513 or jkennedy@smknights.org for additional information.

HSPT Prep Class – December 4, 2021 from 8 am- 12:15 pm; sign in begins at 7:30 am, class begins at 8 am.

HSPT Prep Class – December 11, 2021 from 8 am- 12:15 pm; sign in begins at 7:30 am, class begins at 8 am.

The class costs $30/student for one or $50/student for two. You may pay either online prior to the class or in person on the day of your class (cash or credit card only) .

High School Placement Test (HSPT)

Incoming Freshmen: Sign up for and take the HSPT

The High School Placement Test (HSPT) will be proctored at Saint Mary’s Catholic High School on January 8, 2022. The HSPT will cover Language Arts, Math, and Catholic Religion. The cost of the test is $50. Payment must be made online prior to the testing date to secure your registration. Limited seating is available. An informational email will be sent out with further details. Please contact Mary Pivonka at mpivonka@smknights.org or 602-251-2515 for additional questions or concerns.

*Students only need to take the HSPT once, at any of the six Catholic high schools in Phoenix.

**If your student needs extra time for the HSPT or other accommodations, please submit documentation (IEP, 504 Plan or Student Support Plan) two weeks prior to the test date.

The High School Placement Test is part of the application process. The cost of the test is $50.

HSPT Exam – January 8, 2022 from 8 am – 11:30 am

Check in begins at 7:30 a.m. in Piper Lobby.
The test begins promptly at 8:00 a.m.

HSPT Make-up Exam – January 22, 2022 from 8 am – 11:30 am
Check in begins at 7:30 a.m. in Piper Lobby.
The test begins promptly at 8:00 a.m.

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