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High School Admissions

For prospective ninth graders taking the TACHS exam

  • Register for the TACHS Exam, the test will be administered Friday, November 6, 2020. To register, visit www.tachsinfo.com or call 1-866-618-2247. The Ursuline School code is NY234. Registration for the TACHS will close October 23.
  • Create an on-line account and prospective student form with Ursuline by December 16, 2020.
  • Follow-up with your current school to confirm that your school completes the Applicant Record (download form here) and be sure that it is sent to Ursuline by December 18, 2020. If they do not complete the Applicant Record, your current school must send the following:
    1. Recent eighth grade report card
    2. Sixth and seventh grade report cards showing final grades
    3. Standardized test scores for grades 6 & 7 (if available)
  • All requested records must be received by December 18, 2020.
  • Decision letters will be mailed to applicants on January 15, 2021.
  • Please visit our additional web pages for important information on financial aid and scholarship opportunities and the deadlines.


For prospective ninth graders taking the ISEE 

  • Register for the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE) www.iseetest.org, by early December 2020 and take the exam no later than January 9, 2021. Our school code for the ISEE is 333395.
  • Create an on-line account and prospective student form with Ursuline by December 18, 2020.
  • Send copies of the following:
    1. Recent eighth grade report card
    2. Sixth and seventh grade report cards showing final grades
    3. Standardized test scores for grades 6 & 7 (if available)
  • All requested records must be received by December 18, 2020
  • Notification of admission will be made after scores are received on or after January 15, 2021.

For prospective ninth graders taking the SSAT

  • Register for the SSAT www.ssat.org by early December 2020 and take the exam no later than January 9, 2021. Our school code for the SSAT is 2277.
  • Create an on-line account and prospective student form with Ursuline by December 18, 2020.
  • Send copies of the following:
    1. Recent eighth grade report card
    2. Sixth and seventh grade report cards showing final grades
    3. Standardized test scores for grades 6 & 7 (if available)
  • All requested records must be received by December 18, 2020
  • Notification of admission will be made after scores are received on or after January 15, 2021.

 

For prospective ninth graders that did not take the TACHS, ISEE or SSAT

  • Please contact Mrs. Erin Johnston, Director of Admissions directly by phone 914-500-6212 or email.

 

Transfer Admissions for Tenth or Eleventh Grade

  • Create an on-line account and complete our prospective student form.
  • Send copies of the following:
    1. Most recent report card
    2. Report cards from 2 previous years showing final grades
    3. Standardized test scores for the previous 2 years, and/or PSAT/PLAN/ASPIRE scores
  • Transfer applicants will be considered on the strength of their academic record and results of our entrance exam. Please contact the Admissions office for information, academic records are required before entrance testing is scheduled. In addition, if is possible to consider your application, we will contact you and schedule an interview with our Admissions Committee.
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