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The SPSV admissions season is opening soon, 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 and reading, mathematics, and language. A High School Placement Test (HSPT®) is required for all students applying to 9th and 10th grade. The HSPT is Saturday, January 8, 2022, on our campus. A completed application reserves a spot for the test date.

SPSV HSPT Online Prep Course on Saturday, December 11, 2021, is full/closed. SPSV opened a second class on Sunday, December 12, 2021. Register Now" Registration will remain open until December 8, 2021, unless the second course reaches capacity

  • Students will learn a variety of proven strategies for standardized tests and techniques to improve focus and relaxation.
  • Participants will be introduced to standardized testing during this class and armed with the skills needed to succeed at the HSPT.
  • The first session is from 9:00 am to 10:30 am, then a 15-minute break and the second session is from 10:45 am to 12:15 pm.

Registration for this course is required. The cost of the course is $50. Registration will open on September 15, 2021. Students in 7th and 8th grade preferred.

Please contact 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 8, 2022.