Visit the Mount
Learn how the power of sisterhood fuels meaningful learning at the Mount. Reach out to the Admissions Team today to learn the many ways our school has the power to unlock your potential. The scenic Mount Saint Joseph Academy campus is just 3 minutes away from the Chestnut Hill neighborhood of Philadelphia.
Book your visit day, practice test or tour today and learn more about and our academic program and student life. A Mount education may be more within reach than you think—learn more about our scholarships and financial aid on our Tuition & Financial Aid page.
EXPERIENCE THE MOUNT AT AN ADMISSION EVENT
October to early December, 2023- 8th Grade Applicants
Starting in February, 2024 - 7th Grade Applicants
As you apply to the Mount, we encourage you to schedule an Eighth Grade Visit and spend the day with a current Mountie! Students experience a full day at the Mount, participate in our block schedule classes, and meet students, faculty and staff.
Seventh grade students are invited to schedule a personalized half-day visit where they spend the day with a current Mountie. Prospective students experience the Mount community in action, participate in classes, and meet current students, faculty, and staff.
A Practice Test is a great opportunity for Sixth and Seventh grade students to become familiar with the standardized testing environment at the Mount. Students take a modified test that introduces them to the topics, question types, and testing environment that they can expect on the scholarship/entrance exam in 8th grade. The Practice Test will be held and MSJA on Saturday, March 9.
If you're unable to make any of our scheduled events, we invite families to schedule a personal tour of the Mount. Visit our 78-acre campus and get a closer look at classrooms, student spaces, and our facilities. Tours are by reservation only. Call (215)-233-9133 to reserve your tour.
SUMMER AT THE MOUNT
SUMMER AT THE MOUNT CAMP EXPERIENCES
Summer at the Mount offers all the best Mount Saint Joseph Academy has to offer—along with glorious summer sunshine! Each year, the Mount invites middle school girls to enjoy a variety of fun new experiences through immersive, hands-on camps. There is something for everyone, with camp choices ranging from STEM and various Sports, to Glee, Visual Arts and Culinary.
Flexible schedules are designed to allow campers with varied interests to enroll in multiple camps and tailor their own unique experience. Camps are for girls entering grades 5-9 and run June through July. Registration is OPEN NOW!
MOUNTIE MEET-UP CAMP
Mountie Meet-up Camp is open only to incoming ninth grade students at the Mount! Camp runs June 17-18 and 20-21, 2024 at 1pm - 4pm.
The class of 2028 will join their future sisters for a week of bonding, community-building and fun as they focus on themes of sisterhood, collaboration, unity, and respect. As they prepare for a transition to high school, they'll work on a service project, discuss forming meaningful friendships, and enjoy light-hearted games and a lot of laughter!