Application Process

9th Grade Admissions

Applying for 9th Grade Admission

St. Elizabeth School provides a college-preparatory education to students who seek a learning environment in which they are prepared for a life of continuing education, service to others, and growth in spirituality.

Steps to Apply to 9th Grade

  1. Fill out an Inquiry Form. After you have completed this form you will receive an email with login and application instructions.
  2. Sign up for a Viking for a Day visit. Additionally, families are encouraged to join us for a personal tour. 
  3. Log in to your newly established OnCampus account to complete your application online. 
  4. All students entering 9th grade at a Diocese of Wilmington High School are required to complete the High School Placement Test (HSPT).  
  5. Families interested in applying for financial assistance can find out more information on our Tuition and Financial Assistance webpage, or apply directly here. Financial Assistance applications are accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis throughout the year.

Important Dates & Deadlines

  • December 2022: Acceptances begin to be distributed on a rolling basis
  • February 15, 2023: Early registration deadline for the Class of 2027
  • March 1, 2023: Initial registration deadline for the Class of 2027

Class of 2027 High School Placement Test

The Diocese of Wilmington High School Placement Test (HSPT) is a required admissions step for all students entering 9th grade at St. Elizabeth School. This test is used for admission, scholarship, and placement decisions. The HSPT registration fee is $65.00.

Contact Christina Nottingham, Director of Admissions, at to schedule your student for the HSPT. 

7th Grade Practice High School Placement Test

The Practice HSPT is available to current 7th grade students. This test mirrors the 8th grade HSPT administered in the fall, which is required for admission consideration at St. Elizabeth. The Practice HSPT is an opportunity for students to become familiar with the content and material offered on the 8th grade HSPT, while also assessing their strengths and areas to improve. Testing results will be shared with participating families in the weeks following the test. 
The 7th Grade Practice High School Placement Test will be held in-person on Saturday, March 4, 2023, from 8:30 am to 11:30 am.

Register HERE by March 2, 2023.

Questions? Contact our Director of Admissions, Ms. Christina Nottingham, at or 302-656-3369 ext. 3039.

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