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Admissions Events

See Why We Are So Passionate About Carroll

We are excited to invite you to Archbishop Carroll High School and introduce you to all that we have to offer.  Come to one of our many admissions experiences to see firsthand how a Catholic Carroll education strengthens the foundation for success.

Upcoming Admissions Events

Spring Open House

Thursday, March 15, 2018   6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Register today for our Spring Open House!

This is a great opportunity to see our 60-acre campus and meet our faculty and staff! Student Ambassadors will be leading school tours throughout the event.  Carroll President, Mr. Francis Fox, and Carroll Principal, Dr. Anchen Schulz, will be speaking in the Curley Family Library/Hageney Student Union Center.  Learn about the student-centered academics, active religious ministry, and exciting happenings at Archbishop Carroll!  Athletic and student activity representatives will be present throughout the day as well.  

All walk-in visitors are welcome!

Looking to see our campus?  Schedule a personal family tour by contacting the Admissions Office

Fall 8th Grade Scholarship Test (HSPT)

This Fall, 8th grade students can earn an Academic Merit Scholarship to Archbishop Carroll High School. This 4-year scholarship is awarded to students with outstanding academic records and high achievement on the Carroll Scholarship Exam Students taking the October scholarship tests at Carroll and receiving awards will be notified in December.  Please register at least 48 hours before the test date.

Upcoming Fall 8th Grade Scholarship Test (HSPT) Date: 2017 Test Dates are now closed.

Register for the Scholarship Test at Archbishop Carroll
Archbishop Carroll’s School Access Code is Z5
Scholarship Test Fee: $50

To be eligible for a scholarship, students are required to submit an admissions application and school records and transcripts.

The day of the test:
– students should arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled time as the exam begins promptly on the hour.
– students should enter through the “A” doors to the left of the Chapel.
– students should bring #2 pencils, water and a snack.
– calculators are not permitted.

 

Shadow Visit Program

This is a great opportunity for prospective students to experience a day in the life of a current Carroll student.  Families are advised to schedule a Shadow Visit at least one week in advance from their intended date.  The Shadow Visit Program runs through May 24, 2018. Please note that shadow students are paired with freshman in order to expose our guests to the actual classes and teachers they would become involved with as a Carroll student.

Schedule a Shadow Visit:
To schedule a Shadow Visit, you must first complete an admissions application

Shadow Visits can be scheduled on a Monday, Tuesday, or Thursday.  The Admissions Office will respond to all requests to confirm or reschedule your request.  Please submit a Shadow Visit Request to schedule your visit. The details below will help your student prepare for their visit to Archbishop Carroll.

Shadow Visit Details:

  • Please arrive by 7:30 am in the Admissions Office.  Enter through  the “B” doors to right of the Chapel.  The Admissions Office is directly down the hall on the left.
  • We will provide a lunch pass to all shadowing students.
  • Families are responsible for their student’s transportation to and from Carroll.
  • We ask that all shadow students wear their school uniform or dress in alignment with Carroll’s dress code.
    • Men: khaki slacks and a button down or collared shirt
    • Women: skirt or slacks and a button down or collared shirt

7th Grade Visitation Day

Wednesday, March 14, 2018   8:30 am – 2:00 pm

All current 7th graders are welcome!  Come experience a fun-filled and informative day at Archbishop Carroll High School, guided by our student leaders and volunteers.  Meet our teachers and have a question and answer session with Mr. Fox, our President, and Dr. Schulz, our Principal.  The event begins at 8:30 am, followed by the day’s group activities, with afternoon dismissal at 2:00 pm.  Registration will open in early 2018.

We had a blast at our 2017 7th Grade Visitation Day!  Checkout a recap of the day’s activities below.

7th Grade Practice Scholarship Test (Pre-HSPT)

Saturday, March 24, 2018 8:00 am – 11:00 am

Practice Scholarship Test Fee: $50

School Code: Z5

We encourage all 7th grade prospective students to take the practice scholarship test at Archbishop Carroll High School in order to prepare for the scholarship test in the Fall.  We advise students to arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled time as the exam begins promptly on the hour.  We also recommend that students bring water and a snack with them.

Is your family on our prospective student mailing list?  If not, sign up now!

Questions? Please contact the Admissions Office:

John Ettore, Director of Admissions
direct line: 610-230-5069
cell phone: 267-535-1279

Edessa Snyder, Admissions Coordinator
610-688-7610 x117

Admissions Office email: admissions@jcarroll.org

 

Calendar

December 2017

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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2
3
4
  • RCIA Meeting - Intro @ Chapel
5
6
  • Advent Penance Service
7
  • Advent Penance Service
8
  • School Closed - Immaculate Conception
  • Swimming @ Upper Darby
  • Boys Varsity Basketball Scholastic PBP v. Malvern Prep (home)
9
  • Boys & Girls Varsity Indoor Track Ursinus College Invite
  • Boys JV Basketball v Imhotep (Away)
10
  • Second Sunday of Advent
  • Cheerleading: Philadelphia Catholic League/District 12
  • Boys Varsity Basketball Westchester U. Showcase v. Coatesville (at WCU)
11
  • 8th p RCIA Meeting
12
  • Boys Freshmen Basketball v. Haverford School (Home)
  • Boys JV Basketball v. Haverford School (Home)
13
  • Boys Freshmen Basketball v. Radnor (Home)
  • Boys Varsity Basketball v. Cheltenham (Home)
  • Boys JV Basketball. Cheltenham (Home)
  • Boys JV Basketball v. Cheltenham (home)
14
  • CSC Meeting
15
  • Boys Indoor Track T&FCA of GP @ Lehigh University
  • CSC collection ends
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe Mass
  • Boys Varsity Basketball All-City Classic v. Shipley @ McDevitt
  • Girls Varsity Indoor Track @ DVGTCA Lehigh University
16
  • Christmas Caroling at Nursing Homes (tentative)
  • Boys Freshmen Basketball v. Cristo Rey (Away)
  • Boys JV Basketball @ Cristo Rey
  • Boys Varsity Basketball Coaches v. Cancer v. Plymouth-Whitemarsh @Wood
17
  • Third Sunday of Advent
  • Christmas Concert
18
  • Christmas Break
  • Boys JV Basketball @ Episcopal Academy
19
  • Progress Report Data Available Online
  • Christmas Break
  • CSC Christmas Toy Delivery
  • Boys Freshman Basketball @ Episcopal Academy
20
  • Christmas Break
  • Boys Varsity Basketball v. Constitution (home)
  • Boys JV Basketball v. Constitution (home)
21
  • Christmas Break
  • Advent Liturgy
  • Archbishop’s Christmas Party (CSC)
22
  • Christmas Break
  • The following school districts will NOT be bussing HOME: Great Valley, Methacton, Radnor, Springford
  • Dismissal
  • Boys Freshman Basketball @ Salesianum
  • Boys JV Basketball @ Salesianum
  • Girls Varsity Indoor Track @ DVGTCA Lehigh University
23
  • Christmas Break
  • Boys Indoor Track T&FCA of GP @ Leigh University
  • Boys Varsity Basketball WC Prep Holiday Showcase v. Our Savior Lutheran (NY) @Drexel Univ
24
25
  • School Closed - Christmas Holiday
  • Christmas Break
26
  • School Closed - Christmas Holiday
  • Christmas Break
27
  • School Closed - Christmas Holiday
  • Christmas Break
  • Boys JV Basketball v. Shipley (home)
28
  • School Closed - Christmas Holiday
  • Christmas Break
29
  • School Closed - Christmas Holiday
  • Christmas Break
  • Boys Freshman Basketball Devon Holiday Prep Tourney (TBA)
  • Boys Varsity Basketball Scholastic PBP v. Abington @ Philly U
30
  • Boys Freshman Basketball Devon Holiday Prep Tourney (TBA)
  • Christmas Break
  • Girls, Boys Indoor Track Ocean Breeze Holiday Festival @ Staten Island
  • Boys Varsity Basketball Big Game Hoops v. Salesianum (DE) @ Interior
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