Admissions Process

If you have not already done so, please complete this form to receive information in the mail about the admissions process and to receive email updates on admissions events and activities at Holy Cross:

Applicants for the 2019-20 Academic Year

Applicants for the 2019-20 year are currently being considered on a case by case basis for incoming freshmen to the Class of 2023 as well as transfer students.For more information, please contact Terri Ann Parks at tparks@holycrosshs-ct.com .

Incoming Freshmen: Class of 2024

Admission to 9th grade is based on past achievement, recommendations and the STS High School Placement Test. Students from Catholic and Public schools across the region receive equal consideration.

Placement Exam - Holy Cross Placement Exams for the Class of 2024 will be offered on Wednesday, August 14, 2019, Saturday, October 26, 2019 and Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 8:30 am.

There is a $25 fee for the Placement Exam which can be paid in cash or a check made out to Holy Cross High School.

Complete the Application for Admission – Please complete the application for admission online .

Transcripts Recommendation and Personal Statement-

Please complete this form and return it to your student’s school to request that their 6th- 8th grade transcripts, attendance and discipline records are mailed, emailed (tparks@holycrosshs-ct.com), or faxed (203-757-3423) to the Holy Cross Admissions Department.

Students must complete their personal statement using page one of this form. Please have your student’s school counselor complete page two of this form and have it emailed (tparks@holycrosshs-ct.com), or faxed (203-757-3423) to the Holy Cross Admissions Department to expedite the process.Only one letter of recommendation from a school counselor is required.

Transfer Students-Class of 2020, 2021, and 2022

Complete the Application for Admission – Please complete the application for admission online .

Transcripts Recommendation and Personal Statement-

Please complete this form and return it to your student’s school to request that their transcripts, attendance and discipline records are mailed, emailed (tparks@holycrosshs-ct.com), or faxed (203.757.3423) to the Holy Cross Admissions Department.

Students must complete their personal statement using page 1 of this form. Please have your student’s school counselor complete page 2 of this form and have it emailed (tparks@holycrosshs-ct.com), or faxed (203-757-3423) to the Holy Cross Admissions Department to expedite the process.Only one letter of recommendation from a school counselor is required.

International Students

Please click here to be directed to the International Student Admissions page.


CRUSADER CORNER: An E-Newsletter for Prospective Families

Submit your email to Terri Ann Parks, Director of Admissions if you would like to be put on the mailing list for our e-newsletter. You will receive current Holy Cross news, event information and Admissions-related updates.

View past issues here.