Test Prep Programs
6th & 7th Grade Entrance Exam Practice Test
Sixth and seventh grade boys and girls may take a Practice Test on Saturday, April 14, 2018. The test will begin at 8:30 a.m. Registered students should arrive no later than 8:15 a.m. The test will last approximately four hours. The test administered is the H.S.P.T. (High School Placement Test). Students who score in the top percentiles on the entrance exam practice test will be eligible for a scholarship to our Pre-7th & Pre-8th Summer Program. The cost of the Entrance Exam Practice Test is $60.00.
Spring 2018 Test Prep Program for 7th Graders (Class of 2023 Candidates)
This program prepares students in 7th grade to begin taking high school entrance tests at Philadelphia-area Catholic and private schools. Modeled on the Test Prep Program for 8th graders, this program is specifically designed for 7th graders to support their primary school curriculum work, to broaden their content in Math and English, and to use Latin and Greek for reading comprehension and critical analysis. Click here for more information.
All classes will be held on Saturdays February 17-April 7 from 8-10 a.m. at St. Joseph the Protector Elementary School (2336 Fairhill Ave., Glenside, PA). Please note: there will be no class on Saturday, March 31 (Holy Saturday). A version of the HSTP test will be administered on Saturday, April 14 at St. Joseph's Prep. By taking this class you will receive free registration for the Practice Test and $100 discount on the St. Joseph's Prep re-Prep program for 8th Graders (Fall 2018). The fall program features different curriculum designed for 8th graders.