Incoming 8th and 9th Graders
All prospective eighth and ninth grade students who currently attend an Archdiocesan grammar school applying for the 2018 – 2019 school year must submit a completed Archdiocesan Application by Wednesday, November 15, 2017 to the applicant’s grammar school for a transcript of grades.
These transcripts will then be forwarded to Archbishop Shaw. The Archdiocesan Application is available below.
Additionally, all applicants must submit an Archbishop Shaw High School application by January 6th.
All applicants are selected based on an evaluation of transcripts and discipline records from elementary schools.
A personal interview will be conducted with each student.
The High School Placement Test for prospective eighth and ninth graders will be held on Saturday, January 6, 2018, at Archbishop Shaw High School.
Please arrive by 7:45 AM.
Applicants from non-parochial schools applying for admission must submit an Archbishop Shaw High School application, transcripts from the previous three years (grades and standardized test scores), and a copy of the student’s birth certificate and most recent shot records.
Please click here for the comprehensive Admissions Process For Parents.
Students interested in transferring from another junior high or high school follow a similar process to first-year students. Transfer students must submit the following:
A personal interview will be held with each student and parent/guardian after submission of admissions documents. Please contact the admissions office with questions.