Admissions Process

Incoming Freshmen

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 2019-2020 school year will be offered by appointment. Please contact Director of Admissions Terri Ann Parks at to set up an appointment

Complete the Application for Admission - The application is provided to students on the day of the Placement Exam. It may also be completed online. For late admissions, please contact Terri Ann Parks at

Transcripts and Recommendations-

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 (, or faxed (203-757-3423) to the Holy Cross Admissions Department.

Transfer Students

Please call us at 203.757.9248 for an Application packet. No Placement Exam will be required.

International Students

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


Meet members of our school community and learn why they chose to come to Holy Cross!

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.