Entrance Exam for Class of 2026

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The High School Entrance Exam is a step in the application process for any incoming Freshman wishing to attend a high school in the Archdiocese of Chicago. The entrance exam for the class of 2026 will take place the morning of Saturday, December 4, 2021, with a Make-Up exam date on Saturday, January 15th at 8:00am. 

Hello, 8th Graders!

Students who wish to attend a Catholic high school in Chicago should plan to take the Catholic High School Entrance Exam, which will be held at Josephinum on Saturday, December 4th at 8:00am. A Make-Up exam date has been added for Saturday, January 15th at 8:00am.

Josephinum does not charge an exam fee or registration fee for this test. If you take the test at Josephinum, it is free of charge.

Registration for the Make-Up exam will remain open until noon on Friday, January 14th.

If you have an IEP or 504 plan, please submit documentation to: admissions@josephinum.org no later than Friday, January 14th at noon.

Once registered, Josephinum will follow-up with an email confirmation in advance of testing, which will include details to help you prepare for your test morning at the Jo.

We look forward to seeing you then.


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