Application Process

Grade 9

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.

Important Application Dates & Deadlines

The following dates and deadlines are for reference. To visit, register for the HSPT, complete and application, and apply for financial aid, please see the "Grade 9 Admission Process" section below.

  • Applications for 9th grade admission for the 2020-2021 will be available beginning in late August 2019. Prospective families are encourage to inquire at any time. If you have an inquiry on file, you will be notified via email when the 9th grade application becomes available. 
  • Viking for a Day visits will begin on October 1, 2019. We encourage all prospective 9th grade students to join us as a Viking for a day. Learn more about Viking for a Day visits below.
  • The Diocese of Wilmington HSPT is a required step for all 9th grade applicants to Diocese of Wilmington High Schools. Learn more about and sign up for the HSPT below.
  • The initial application deadline for the Class of 2024 is December 20, 2019. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis after this date. Follow the steps below to complete an application. 
  • Decisions will be posted online on Saturday, January 11, 2020, for those who apply by December 20, 2019. Decisions will be posted on a rolling basis after this date.

Grade 9 Admission Process

  1. Submit an inquiry form to create a St. Elizabeth onCampus account.
  2. Join us for a Viking for a Day visit or attend our Open House.
  3. Complete an application online using your onCampus account.
  4. Submit a copy of the following documents to your onCampus application checklist:
    • A copy of your child's completed 6th and 7th grade report cards
    • Standardized testing results for the previous two academic years
    • A first marking period report card for 8th grade when it becomes available
  5. Complete the Diocese of Wilmington High School Placement Test (HSPT).
  6. If interested in applying for financial aid, find out more information on our Financial Aid and Tuition webpage.

High School Placement Testing

The Diocese of Wilmington High School Placement Test is a required admissions step for all students entering 9th grade at St. Elizabeth School. The next available testing date will be:

Monday, April 6, 2020, 8:30am - 11:15am

To register for the above testing date, please click here.

Students Seeking Extended Time
Students with documented academic support needs may qualify for extended time testing. Please upload appropriate documentation to your onCampus application checklist after completing an inquiry form. Questions? Contact our Office of Admissions at 302-656-3369.