Grade 9 Admission Test

Saint John's utilizes the High School Placement Test (HSPT) to help guide decisions for initial 9th-grade level placement in addition to admission eligibility. This exam is required for students seeking 9th-grade admission in the fall of 2021.

The HSPT will be administered online and proctored remotely by Saint John's faculty on the following dates and times:

  • Saturday, November 21, 2020, from 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Saturday, December 12, 2020, from 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Please register your student for ONE of the dates in Ravenna and pay the $35 testing fee. Click on the link below for detailed instructions on how to register for the test in Ravenna: 

How to Register for the Grade 9 Admission Test in Ravenna.

More details regarding the test will be shared with registered families closer to their scheduled testing date. This step will be marked complete once test results have been received from the testing agency. Please allow our office time for processing. If your student has already taken the HSPT elsewhere, please request that a copy of the score report be sent to Admissions at Saint John's. 

TEST INFORMATION

The HSPT is a timed exam with five sections - three reading/language sections and two math sections. The test will take approximately 3 hours to complete and there is a $35 testing fee. 

MATERIALS

Only a #2 pencil is required - no calculators are allowed.  Students do not need to be in dress code for the exam. 

Grade 7 Admission Test

The Grade 7 Admission Test is a requirement for all current 6th-grade students seeking 7th-grade admission to the Middle School Division of Saint John's in the fall of 2021. The test will be administered in-person at Saint John's High School observing all safety guidelines on the following dates and times: 

  • Saturday, November 21, 2020, from 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Saturday, December 12, 2020, from 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Please register your student for one of the dates in Ravenna and pay the $35 testing fee. Click on the link below for detailed instructions on how to register for the admission test in Ravenna: 

How to Register for the Grade 7 Admission Test in Ravenna.

More details regarding the test will be shared with registered families closer to their scheduled testing date. This step will be marked complete once test results have been received from the testing agency. Please allow our office time for processing.
 
TEST INFORMATION
Saint John's uses the EDSeries (Educational Development Series) for the Grade 7 Admission Test. It is a timed exam with five sections - three reading/language sections and two math sections. The test will take approximately 3 hours to complete and there is a $35 testing fee. 
 
MATERIALS
Students only need to bring a #2 pencil - no calculators are allowed.  Students do not need to be in dress code for the exam.

Grade 8 Admission Test

The Grade 8 Admission Test is a requirement for current 7th-grade students seeking 8th-grade admission to the Middle School Division of Saint John's in the fall of 2021. There is limited space available for students seeking admission to grade 8. The Admissions Office will contact grade 8 applicants in early November to schedule a date and time for them to take the admission test at Saint John's. Please note there is a $35 testing fee.