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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 Shadow Days

Virtual Shadow Days for the 2021-2022 school year have concluded. In-person Shadow Days for 8th graders (Class of 2026 applicants) will resume at the end of September 2021.

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

Our Spring Open House gives prospective students and parents the opportunity to learn about everything that Nazareth has to offer - academics, athletics, activities, performing arts, and more! Due to limitations on visitors on campus, this event is limited to a total of 120 prospective students and one parent/guardian per student. Families must register ahead of time and must select an arrival time between 6 and 7:40 PM. Presentations during the tour will last a little more than an hour. Registration is full and is now closed.

Ms. Alexandria Derassouyan

Ms. Alexandria Derassouyan

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