Admission Exams


Admissions Exam scantron and pencilThe 8th Grade Admissions Exam and 6th & 7th Grade Practice Exam will take place on January 20th, 2024, 8:30 AM at Gross Catholic High School.

Sign Up for the 8th Grade Admissions Exam Register for the 6th-7th Grade Practice Exam


Why take the exam at Gross Catholic?

The exam is used to help place students in appropriate courses.

Those who take the exam and do very well will be awarded scholarships to Gross Catholic. Of course, students must take the exam at Gross Catholic in order to be awarded the scholarships. We give away nearly $50,000 in scholarships to students who score well on our exam. Wow!

The combination of taking the Admissions Exam at Gross Catholic and shadowing a current student also qualifies you for our $1000 Campus Visit Grant.

Even if you haven’t decided on a high school yet, taking our exam is a great way to learn more about the process of deciding on a school that fits.

If you would like to know how to study for our admissions exam, read our blog post that gives you the best hints and hacks.

6th & 7th Grade Practice Exam

Register for the Practice Exam
This Practice exam is designed to prepare 6th and 7th graders for our 8th Grade Admissions Exam. It’s a great way to achieve a successful 8th grade Admissions Exam score at Gross Catholic.  Our “How to Study” blog post also covers the best ways to use the Practice Exams to get a higher score. The Practice Exam takes place at the same time as our 8th grade Admissions Exam.