Thank you for your interest in transferring to Archbishop John Carroll High School
The Admissions Office at Carroll welcomes you to the high school transfer application process. We welcome all students currently enrolled at another high school to apply for admission to Archbishop Carroll. Prospective student must have passing grades in all subjects and be in good academic and disciplinary standing at his or her present school. An in-person interview with a representative from our Academic Offices will be scheduled after all required academic, discipline and attendance records have been received.
We operate on a rolling admission policy; although there is not a specific deadline to enroll, it is to your advantage to plan ahead and enroll early. While we will review transfer student applications throughout the calendar year, the last day to enroll for the present 2016-2017 academic year was April 1, 2017. We are currently reviewing applications for transfer student wishing to enroll for the 2017-2018 academic year.
The Transfer Student Enrollment Process at Archbishop Carroll
Step 1: Apply
Complete and submit our Application for Admission, either through our online application or by completing a paper version by hand. We are currently welcoming all transfer applicants from the 2020, 2019, and 2018 Classes. A copy of the applicant’s current report card, transcripts from all completed high school grades (where applicable), and the most recent standardized test scores are required to be submitted along with the application. If you need to obtain new records from your school, or wish to send us official transcripts, please download the transcript release form from the link blow and submit the completed form to your school (Please do not send this form directly to Archbishop Carroll; this will only delay the process!). An admissions decision will not be rendered until thes academic documents have been received by the Admissions Office
- Complete the Online Application
- Download the Transfer Student Paper Application
- Download the Transfer Student Transcript Release Form
Step 2: Academic Interview & Shadow Visit
Academic Interview: All applicants aspiring to transfer into Archbishop Carroll must interview with a representative from the Office of Academic Affairs. The meeting serves the dual purpose of aiding in the admissions decision process, as well as creating an anticipate course roster for the prospective student. Please contact the Admissions Office by phone at 610-688-7610 x117 to schedule the academic interview.
Shadow Visit: The shadow visit is a highly encouraged opportunity for prospective students to experience a day in the life of a current Carroll student. Families are advised to schedule their prospective student’s visit at least one week in advance from their intended date. Our Shadow Visit Program runs from October 23, 2017 through May 24, 2018.
Step 3: Register
An admissions decision letter will be given to each applicant after review of their application materials and academic interview, generally within two weeks time. Accepted students wishing to finalize their enrollment and confirm their place at Archbishop Carroll must submit a registration form and registration fee.
Registration Fee: $195
Total due upon enrollment: $225 ($30 Application Fee; $195 Registration Fee)
Step 4: Get Excited!
We have several fun events planned for new students entering Archbishop Carroll in the Fall, with more details to follow. In addition, our New Student Portal is growing to include information about Fall athletics, health forms, uniforms, and much more.