Secondary Schools Guide

Essex County

Mount Saint Dominic Academy
3 Ryerson Avenue
Caldwell, NJ 07006

Head of School: Sr. Frances Sullivan, OP
Governance: Dominican Sisters of Caldwell

973.226.0660
msdacademy.org

COOP/HSPT ID: 810

Freshman Class Size

50 Girls

Featured Programs
  • AP/Aquinas Honors
  • Robotics/Computer Programming/Advanced Math Summer Courses
  • One Schoolhouse
  • LEO Program
  • Theatre Arts
  • Senior Capstone Project
Admissions Procedure

Required Prior to Acceptance:

  • HSPT Test
  • Essay included within Application

Optional:

  • Scholarship Exam
  • Financial Aid Application
Tuition and Fees

$18,200

  • $1,500
  • Registration $50
Open House Dates

Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020
Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020
Thursday, Apr. 15, 2021

Dates subject to change.


Immaculate Conception High School
33 Cottage Place
Montclair, NJ 07042

President: The Honorable Cari Rigo
Principal: Mrs. Michele Neves
Governance: Archdiocesan

973-744-7445
ichspride.org

COOP/HSPT ID: 812

Freshman Class Size

65 Coed

Featured Programs
  • Honors/AP Program
  • Engineering Science/Robotics/1:1 Chromebooks
  • Hamilton on Broadway Project
  • Montclair Art Museum Partnership
  • Montclair Film Festival Partnership
Admissions Procedure

Required Prior to Acceptance

  • HSPT Test
  • School Application
  • School Visit
  • Tuition Assistance Application

Optional

  • Scholarship Exam
Tuition and Fees

$8,900

  • One-Time Registration $350
  • Annual Fundraising $350 (Yearly)
  • Chromebook $40
Open House Dates

Please contact the school.


Saint Benedict’s Preparatory School
520 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard
Newark, NJ 07102

Headmaster: Rev. Edwin Leahy, OSB
Governance: Benedictine Monks

973-792-5700
sbp.org

COOP/HSPT ID: 814

Freshman Class Size

150 Boys

Featured Programs
  • Rutgers/NJIT College Program
  • SHU Project Acceleration
  • Backpacking Project
  • Spring Phase Experiential Learning
  • BYOD
  • Coding Program
Admissions Procedure

Required Prior to Acceptance:

  • HSPT Test
  • School Application/Essay Interview
  • 1st Choice on HSPT Exam Preferred

Optional:

  • Financial Aid Application
Tuition and Fees

$13,900

  • $395 Activity
  • $175 Book
Open House Dates

Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020
Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020
Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020

Dates subject to change.


Saint Vincent Academy
228 West Market Street
Newark, NJ 07103

President: Sr. June Favata, SC
Principal:  Ms. Joan Tyburczy
Student Services Director:  Ms. Mary Nolan
Governance: Sisters of Charity

973.622.1613
svanj.org

COOP/HSPT ID: 815

Freshman Class Size

80 Girls

Featured Programs
  • Honors/AP
  • College Credit Courses
  • Service Learning Program
  • Biomedical Program
  • Freshman Program
  • Laptop/iPad/Chromebook Technology
Admissions Procedure

Required Prior to Acceptance:

  • HSPT Test
  • School Application

Optional:

  • Financial Aid Application
Tuition and Fees

$5,800

  • $250 Registration
Open House Dates

Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020
Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020
Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020

Dates subject to change.


Seton Hall Preparatory School
120 Northfield Avenue
West Orange, NJ 07052

President:  Rev. Msgr. Michael E. Kelly Headmaster: Mr. Michael Gallo Governance: Archdiocesan

973-325-6640
shp.org

COOP/HSPT ID: Does Not Use HSPT/COOP

Freshman Class Size

250 Boys

Featured Programs
  • STEM/Engineering Program
  • 26 AP Courses Offered
  • Seton Scholars Program for top 5% of applicants
  • Griffin Bridges Scholars Program for Students from the Greater Newark Area
  • Pirates Academy for rising 8th Grade Boys
  • Prep Internship Program
  • ALCS Learning Assistance Program
Admissions Procedure

Required Prior to Acceptance:

  • School Application
  • Entrance/Placement/Scholarship Exam

Optional:

  • Financial Aid Application
  • Letters of Recommendation
Tuition and Fees

$19,400

  • $600 Activity
  • $500 Book
  • $350 Technology
Open House Dates

Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020

Dates subject to change.


Lacordaire Academy
155 Lorraine Avenue
Upper Montclair, NJ 07043

Head of School:  Mrs. Megan Mannato
Asst. Head of School:  Ms. Suzanne Bilicska
Governance: Dominican Sisters of Caldwell

973-744-1156
lacordaireacademy.com

COOP/HSPT ID: 818

Freshman Class Size

25 Girls

Featured Programs
  • AP/Honors Courses
  • Design Thinking/STREAM
  • Mu Alpha Theta Math Honor Society, National Honor Society
  • Mock Trial Competition
  • Senior Capstone Projects
  • One Schoolhouse Online Courses
Admissions Procedure

Required Prior to Acceptance:

  • Online Application
  • Freshman for a Day Visit
  • Teacher Recommendations
  • Transcripts/Standardized Test Scores

Optional:

  • Financial Aid Application
  • Scholarship Exam
Tuition and Fees

$15,250

  • $75 Application
Open House Dates

Sunday, Oct 18, 2020
Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021

Dates subject to change.


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