How to Apply

List of 5 items.

  • SUBMIT AN ONLINE APPLICATION AND $50 NON-REFUNDABLE FEE.

    For Current Families
    Click on the Apply Now button on the right.
    Please enter your SaintsNet username and password when asked.

    For Prospective Families

    • Click on the Apply Now button on the right.
    • Select the blue "Create Account" link to create a SaintsNet username and password.
    • After entering your basic information, select the "Create Account" button.
    • If the system recognizes your email address, your email address will be highlighted in red after you press submit. If this occurs, select the "Forgot Login?" button. You will then be prompted to enter your email address to receive an automatic reply containing your SaintsNet username and password.
    • Once you receive a SaintsNet username and password you will have access to complete the online application, monitor your son's progress through the admissions process and learn more about St. Christopher's.
  • Complete the Permission to Release Form

    Completing and turning this form in to the registrar / school counselor at your son’s current school will allow them to send official transcripts (previous three years) and teacher recommendations (typically your son’s current English and Math teachers).
     
  • Register to take the Secondary School Admissions Test (SSAT)

    As part of the application process your son will take a standardized test, the Secondary School Admissions Test (SSAT) - Middle Level Test. You may sign up online at www.ssat.org. A searchable database of dates and test sites is available as part of the online registration. Please put St. Christopher's school code (7124) on the form so that we will receive a copy of the results. Below are SSAT national testing dates when the test is offered at St. Catherine’s, Collegiate, or St. Christopher's.
    • October 13, 2018 (St. Catherine’s)
    • November 10, 2018 (Collegiate)
    • December 8, 2018 (St. Catherine’s)
    • January 5, 2019 (St. Christopher's)
    • February 2, 2019 (Collegiate)
    • March 2, 2019 (St. Christopher’s)
    • April 27, 2019 (St. Christopher’s)
  • Attend Middle School Admission Events

    A variety of admissions events are planned to share information about St. Christopher's and to get to know you and your son.


    Middle & Upper School Open House Program  
    • November 6, 2018 from 9:00 - 11:30 a.m. 
    • Applicants and their parents are invited to attend this morning program. Highlights include a student-led tour and interaction with faculty members.

    Shadow / Visit Day
    : As an applicant for Middle School, we will also schedule a day for your son to visit his appropriate grade and shadow a current student for the majority of the day. This day will usually include your son completing a required writing sample in the admissions office. A normal shadow day will conclude after lunch in the afternoon. 
    • Visits typically are scheduled on Wednesdays & Thursdays after December 3, 2018.
  • Admission decisions for Middle School will be made on a rolling basis as space permits.

Questions?

List of 3 members.

  • Lance Clelland 

    Director of Middle and Upper School Admissions
    (804) 282-3185 x2391
    Northwestern University - BS
  • Hamill Jones 00

    Director of Admissions and Financial Aid
    (804) 282-3185 x4620
    Washington & Lee University - BA
    University of Richmond - MLA
  • Gail Douthat 

    Administrative Assistant to the Admissions and Financial Aid Office
    (804) 282-3185 x2390
    Rollins College - BA
    Virginia Commonwealth University - MT
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