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Freshman Application Process

We understand that choosing a high school is an important step in guiding young adults to successful futures.

Paraclete has a 50 year Catholic tradition of excellence in preparing the Antelope Valley’s most talented young men and women to realize and stretch their potential.

Only completed application packages will be considered for admission.

How to Apply

The following steps are required to be considered for freshman admission to Paraclete High School:

1: Character Reference Form

This form should be completed by a non-family individual who can speak to the character of the prospective student.

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2: Release 7th & 8th Report Cards

All applicants must release their report cards for the the last 2 years, or 7th and 8th grade. Fill out the release form below and we’ll collect your unofficial transcript for you.

Download the form below, fill it out, and return it to our team via email or fax. Timely form submissions will have preferential access to class registration for accepted students.

Record Release Form »

3. Student Application Form

Fill out the form below. The Student Application Form is required for all freshman applicants.

Student Application Form »

4: Register for Entrance Exam

Every incoming freshman is asked to take the HSPT. This exam assesses the educational background of rising 8th graders.

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5: Entrance Exam Scores

Once your Entrance Exam has been graded, we'll be in touch with your scores and any outstanding items in your application. Class registration is first-come, first-serve based on enrollment.

Entrance Exam

At Paraclete High School, our freshmen applicants all take the HSPT (High School Placement Test). The HSPT is prepared to assess 8th graders in their education for ideal placement into high school for 9th grade. It is a common 2.5 hour long test.

Parents can look up information about this exam online at the HSPT Parent Page.

We offer a one day workshop to prepare for this entrance exam. You can sign up for the workshop or an exam time easily online.

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Transfer Application Process

Finding the right high school can take a few tries. Here at Paraclete, we are always looking to welcome bright students to our school.

Once all items are gathered please submit them to the front office. Once information is reviewed you will then be contacted for the next steps to admission.

All applicants are reviewed by the admissions committee.

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How to Apply

All transfer students are required to complete these steps for their application:

1: Character Reference Form

This paperwork should be filled out by an adult who can speak to the character of the student.

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2: Release Transcript & Discipline Records

To be considered for admissions, you must submit an up to date unofficial transcript and discipline records for review. Using the pdf below, all transfer students are required to release their discipline records and release them to Paraclete High School to be considered for enrollment.

Record Release Form

3: Student Application Form

Fill out the form below. The Student Application Form is required for all transfer applicants.

Student Application Form

4: Writing Sample

Best-fit candidates will be asked to submit a writing sample as part of the application. Please submit a completed piece of writing from a current high school class.

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Start your journey with the Spirits today and take the first step.

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