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8th Grade Admissions Process

Father Judge High School for Boys
Application Process
 
Step One:
Apply to Father Judge High School
 
Please submit your application through the Application Portal. This will allow you to apply, upload required documents and track your progress on your applicant check list.
Start the process by clicking on linkApplication Portal
 
Step Two:
Register to take the Mandatory Entry Exam
 
All students must take exam which also determines scholarship eligibility. Test dates are Saturday, October 12, 2019, Sunday, October 14, 2019 and Saturday, October 19, 2019. This test may only be taken once. Doors open at 8:00 AM, doors close at 8:15 AM, and testing begins promptly at 8:30 AM. Test will conclude between 11:15 AM and 11:30 AM. Pre-registration required; cost of test is $40.
Form Coming Soon!
 
Step Three:
Collect Transcripts and Supporting Documents and Upload to the Application Portal (link below).
 
(If you do not have a copy of the needed documents at home, you will need to complete the "Request for Records", which sends an email to your son's grade school and gives permission for them to email the documents to you). Once you receive the documents you will need to upload them to the Application Portal. This request form can be found under the "Checklist" section.
 
Please submit all the required documents listed below by uploading to the link - Application Portal
 
Required Documents to upload for 9th Grade only - Class of 2024 
  • Final 7th grade report card and 7th Grade Standardized Test Results
  • Most recent 8th grade report card 
  • (If applicable), most recent IEP, Psycho Educational Evaluation or 504 Plan in its entirety 
  • (If applicable), letter stating what subject areas that your son is modified in and how he is modified 
 
Required Documents to upload for TRANSFER students only
  • Transcripts including academic, discipline and attendance records for high school career
  • Copies of recent Standardized Test Scores: PSSA, Terra Nova, PSAT
  • (If applicable), most recent IEP, Psycho Educational Evaluation or 504 Plan in its entirety 
  • Copy of current roster
  • PIAA Transfer Waiver Form - Form Coming Soon!
 
Step Four:
Acceptance and Registration
 
Once your application for your son has been submitted and all required documents have been received and reviewed, the Admissions Department will reach back out to you by email. Students may be required to have an interview with the Academic Affairs Office. Parents and guardians will receive an email within a week if your son has been accepted. A link to register your son will be on same email. 
 
Father Judge is selective in its admissions standards. We admit students who we believe are prepared to be successful in a demanding high school environment on a rolling basis. 
 
Admission to Father Judge is based on the following:
  • Mandatory entrance test scores 
  • Previous grade school academic achievement, standardized test results, attendance and discipline records
 
Step Five:
Complete a FACTS Financial Aid Application
 
(Online application will be available on October 1, 2019)
 
Please email Kathie Gibson, the Tuition Officer at kgibson@fatherjudge.com,for questions regarding financial aid, scholarship and tuition.
 
Upcoming Events: Shadow Day Program and Fall Open House
Shadow Day Program begins on Monday, October 7, 2019 
Schedule Date on Application Portal - "Checklist" Section

Open House - Wednesday, October 4, 2019

Registration Form Coming Soon!