You may submit your application electronically on our website, download and complete the paper application, or contact Mount Saint Joseph Academy and request that an application packet be mailed to you. The entire application must be completed, and payment received, in order for your application to be complete. If applying online, payment must be made using a credit card. If applying via the paper application, payment must be made by check. Please submit the application to the Mount with the $75.00 application fee made payable to Mount St. Joseph Academy. Make certain the student’s name is referenced on the check. The application deadline is October 28, 2016.
Submit the Mount Transcript Release Authorization to the Principal or Guidance Counselor of the school you are presently attending. By signing and submitting the transcript release authorization, parents are giving permission to their daughter’s present school to release attendance records, sixth and seventh grade transcripts, and all standardized test scores for achievement and ability. We ask that all requested records be forwarded to and received by the Mount no later than November 2, 2016.
Submit the Mount Evaluation and Recommendation to the principal, guidance counselor, seventh or eighth grade teacher of the applicant's most recent school. Upon completion, the evaluator will mail the confidential evaluation and recommendation directly to the Admission Office at the Mount.
Attend the Mount Saint Joseph Academy Open House. Open House will be held on Sunday, October 16 from 12:00 until 3:00. All interested families of sixth, seventh and eighth grade girls are welcome. Attend an information session and tour the school. Meet administration, faculty and students.
Once an application is received, information regarding the Scholarship/Entrance Examination is forwarded to the applicant. The $75.00 application fee includes the cost of the Scholarship/Entrance Examination. The examination will take place on October 29, 2016. That will be the only day the Scholarship/Entrance Examination will be given at the Mount. Applicants should arrive by 8:00 a.m. that morning. The doors will be open at 7:30 a.m. for early arrivals. Parents are invited to remain for a brief talk in the auditorium by Kathleen Brabson, SSJ, President. Family members wishing to remain for the duration of the examination may wait in the cafeteria.
Eighth graders are encouraged to spend a day with a Mount student hostess and attend classes with her. Parents may arrange a visit online. Shadow dates for fall 2016 will be available from early November through mid-December.