High School Entrance Exam

How to Register: Register using the form below. The High School Entrance Exam (HSPT) is required of all Freshmen applicants. Transfer students do not have to take the exam. Take the entrance exam at St Joes, we will include the application and exam fee in one cost ($50).

Send Your Scores: The entrance exam is now a one-time test and you can take the exam at any high school within the Diocese of Bridgeport, including St Joes. The student elects the schools to receive the results at the beginning of the exam. 8th graders applying for freshmen year only take the exam once. The student can send their final exam score to their top 3 Diocesan high schools where they wish to apply.

Entrance Exam Dates 2017-2018:

  • First Exam: Saturday October 28, 2017 at 7:30am.
  • Second Exam: Saturday November 11, 2017 at 7:30am.
  • Third Exam: December 9, 2017 at 7:30am.
  • Fourth Exam: January 24, 2018 at 3:30pm.

Testing Accommodations (for first and second exams only): Students are able to receive extended time for the entrance exam upon receipt and review of official paperwork/testing documentation that grants the student this accommodation. Paperwork must be received at least one week prior to the exam date. (Extended time is not allowed for the third exam).


Please complete the form below, indicating your preference for the Entrance Exam Day to be taken at St Joes. If you are planning on taking the exam at SJ, please complete your application before the exam. Otherwise the $50 fee will be payable the morning of the exam (cash or check only).

All test takers must be pre-registered in advance. Please complete the form below:

Please select the SJ Entrance Exam date for which you wish to register.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

© 2017 St Joseph High School
2320 Huntington Tpke
Trumbull, CT 06611
Phone: 203 378 9378
Business Hours: 7:30am-3:30 M-Fr
Dismissal: 2:00pm
Media Center Open Until 5:30pm


Through the engagement of alumni, parents, and friends we continue to build a stong foundation for our continuing success.

Make a Gift Now

powered by finalsite