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The SPSV admissions season is in full swing, and part of our process is the High School Placement Test or the HSPT.

The HSPT provides normative measures in the following cognitive and basic skills areas: verbal and cognitive skills as well as reading, mathematics, and language. A High School Placement Test (HSPT®) is a requirement for all students applying to 9th and 10th grade. The HSPT will be offered on our campus on Saturday, January 9, 2021. A completed application reserves a spot for the test date.

Register now for the SPSV HSPT Online Prep Course on Saturday, December 12th:

  • Students will learn a variety of proven strategies for standardized tests, as well as techniques to improve focus and relaxation.
  • Participants will be introduced to standardized testing during this virtual class and armed with the skills needed to succeed at the HSPT.
  • There will be a morning session from 9:00 am to 11:00 am, then a break for lunch, and an afternoon session from 12:00 pm to 2 pm.

Registration for this course is now closed.

Please contact admissions@spsv.org for details about taking the actual HSPT Test with our school.

Why Complete a Prep Course?

For some students, this test may be their first exposure to standardized testing and may cause anxiety. St. Patrick- St. Vincent Catholic High School, offers to help with a new online course that will build your student’s confidence and calm their nerves.

More about the HSPT:

The HSPT covers math and English only. There are five separately timed tests covering: reading, verbal skills, language, quantitative skills, and mathematics. This year at St. Patrick - St. Vincent Catholic High School, the HSPT is on Saturday, January 9, 2021.