HSPT Test and Prep
HSPT Practice Test for 7th-Graders
Saturday, May 5
8:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Carondelet HS - Garaventa Center
Carondelet High School will be hosting a practice test of the HSPT exam for 7th-grade girls and boys.
Students can take this practice test to familiarize themselves with the HSPT and assess their own strengths and growth areas.
Scores will be kept private, and mailed to students and families directly.
Space is limited to 250 students.
Students: Please arrive no later than 8:15 a.m. to the Garaventa Center at Carondelet.
A guide will greet you and escort you to your seat.
Bring at least two #2 pencils to the test.
Calculators are not allowed.
The test will begin at 8:30 a.m.
Parents: Parents can join Admissions staff for an information session from 8:45 - 9:15 a.m. The information session will be in the Inner Court.
HSPT Entrance Exam
The Diocese of Oakland will administer the High School Placement Test (HSPT) at each of the eight East Bay Catholic high schools on Satruday, January 20, 2018 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
The High School Placement Test (HSPT) is required of all 9th grade applicants. All students must register online for the HSPT by January 10, 2018.
Register online here.
Please register to take the test at a school to which you have applied. You only have to take the test once. Parents will receive a copy of their student's results via email directly from Scholastic Testing Service on March 16, 2018 after 3:00 p.m.
Students: Bring at least two #2 pencils to the test. Calculators are not allowed.Parents: Please arrive no later than 8:15 a.m. in front of the Garaventa Center at Carondelet, where a guide will greet you and escort your student to their seat.
HSPT Prep Course for 8th-Graders
Carondelet High School will be partnering with East Bay Prep test preparation center of Concord to offer an HSPT prep course. This 3-hour workshop will focus on HSPT tips and test taking strategies and is open to any prospective Catholic High School 8th grade student.
A continental breakfast and light snack will be included. Students should bring pencils and note-taking materials.
When: Saturday, December 9 from 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Where: Carondelet - Garaventa Center
Deadline to Register: Wednesday, December 6
Registration for the HSPT Prep Course has closed. Please direct questions to Director of Admissions, Jessica Mix '99.