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8th Graders

The Admissions process sneaks up quickly during the first few months of eighth grade, so we want to make sure you are prepared for what you need to have together. Mark your calendars with the following events and deadlines to make sure you don't miss anything!

Class of 2025 Virtual Information Night

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Parent(s)/guardian(s) of 8th graders and prospective transfer students are invited to attend our Class of 2025 and Transfer Student Virtual Information Night. Information about our admissions process, academics, and student life as well as an explanation as to how our financial aid process works and how to navigate the financial aid application will be provided.

8th Grade Virtual Shadow Days

For Spring 2021, we welcome interested 8th grade students to participate in our virtual Shadow Program, which allows students to experience a day at Naz through live-streaming freshman level classes. Click here to register for a Virtual Shadow Day!

Virtual Fall Open House

Saturday, October 17, 2020

Our Virtual Open House provides prospective parents and students with an opportunity to get to know everything about Nazareth and all we have to offer from academics to athletics and performing arts to traditions. Click here to view our Virtual Open House!

Virtual High School Placement Test Prep Classes

MATH - Monday, October 19, 2020  |  4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
ENGLISH - Monday, October 26, 2020  |  4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Students who are registered for our 8th Grade Entrance/Scholarship Exam by Thursday, October 15th are able to take our complimentary virtual HSPT (High School Placement Test) Prep Classes in math and English. These sessions will offer review of the respective sections of the Entrance Exam as well as provide some test-taking tips and strategies. Further information will be provided in the email your receive following registering your daughter for our  Online 8th Grade Entrance/Scholarship Exam.

Online 8th Grade Entrance/Scholarship Exam

Saturday, November 7, 2020  |  7:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Due to current health circumstances and guidelines, our 8th Grade Entrance/Scholarship Exam will be hosted online. This test a critical tool in the admissions process as we consider candidates for the Class of 2025. Students who are unable to sit for Nazareth's Entrance Exam may choose to take it at another private or Archdiocesan high school in the area and send their scores to Naz in order to be considered for admission. Please note, only students who take Nazareth's Entrance Exam are eligible for all scholarships. Registration is closed.

Please note: Submitting an Application for Admission does NOT automatically register your daughter for our 8th Grade Entrance & Scholarship Exam.

Spring Open House

Wednesday, April 21, 2021  |  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Our Spring Open House gives prospective students and parents the opportunity to take a tour of Nazareth, view one-of-a-kind art pieces created by our art students, enjoy the beautiful sounds of our music students, and meet faculty, staff, coaches, students, and parents to gain a better vision of the Naz experience. Click here to RSVP!

Please note: this event is scheduled to take place in-person but may be held virtually if the need arises.

Ms. Alexandria Derassouyan

Ms. Alexandria Derassouyan

Class of 2009
Titles: Director of Admissions, Panda Pal Moderator
Phone Numbers:
School: 215.268.1026