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High School Placement Test Prep

High School Placement Test Prep Course

The High School Placement Test, or HSPT, is given to eighth-graders seeking admission to specific Catholic high schools. Schools use exam results to make admissions decisions, to place applicants, and to determine scholarship awards.

The standard HSPT lasts approximately two and a half hours and contains 298 multiple-choice questions divided into five sections—Verbal, Quantitative, Reading, Mathematics, and Language Skills.

This course is geared toward preparing students for the High School Placement Test, the standardized test used to assist with admissions and curriculum placement in the Catholic High Schools of the Diocese of Trenton.

Course Price: $225.00 includes workbook. Two weekly class/ 4 session.
Session Time: 3:30-6:30
Session Dates: Tuesday, October 23rd & Thursday, October 25th, Tuesday, October 30th & Thursday, November 1st

Registration Closes Monday, October 1st, 2018

In each class, student will receive 1 hour 25 minutes of English, 1 hour 25 minutes of Math and a 10-minute break in-between.

Please Note: The HSPT will be given at SJVHS on Saturday, November 3, 2018
All incoming 9th graders are required to take the High School Placement Test (HSPT). By filling out the online application and paying the $60 application fee, you will automatically be registered to take the test at Saint John Vianney High School. The placement test will be held on Saturday, November 3rd , 2018 at 8:00 am. Students are to bring two #2 pencils (no calculators permitted). Parents will receive an email notification of the SJV classroom to which the student is to report. Application Deadline is: November 1, 2018


SAT Prep Class - Summer 2018

SAT prep Course for the Summer SAT Test on 08/25/2018

MATH: Mon 7/9, Wed 7/11, Mon 7/16, Wed 7/18, Mon 7/23, Wed 7/25, Mon 7/30

VERBAL: Tues 7/10, Thurs 7/12,Tues 7/17,Thurs 7/19,Tues 7/24,Thurs 7/26, Tues 7/31

Math Instructor: Ms. Judy Smith

Verbal Instructor: Mrs. Marianne Cammarata

Times: 9:30 - 11:30 am

SAT Test Date

Normal Registration Date

Late Registration Date

Score Release Date

Aug 25, 2018

Jul 27, 2018

Aug 10, 2018

Sept 13, 2018

Please note that registering for this class does not register you for the college board SAT Test…you must go to for the test.


Summer Enrichment Classes