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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

Fall & Spring Open House Dates

Sunday, October 22, 2017   11:00 am – 1:00 pm

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

Register today for an upcoming 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.

Fall 8th Grade Scholarship Test (HSPT) Dates:

Saturday, October 14, 2017   8:00 am – 11:00 am
Saturday, October 21, 2017   8:00 am – 11:00 am
Wednesday, October 25, 2017   4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Make-up Test Date: Saturday, November 11, 2017   8:00 am – 11:00 am

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 from October 23, 2017 to May 24, 2018, and kindly 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 VisitShadow Visits can be scheduled on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday.  The Admissions Office will respond to all requests within three business days of  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, Admissions Director, 610-688-7610 x399
Edessa Snyder, Admissions Coordinator: 610-688-7610 x117
Admissions Office Cell Phone: 267-535-1279