Be a St. Cecilia Girl.

St. Cecilia Academy admits young women of any race, religion, or national origin who demonstrate academic and personal potential with a desire to be part of the faith-based mission of the school. Young women are evaluated based on the following criteria to ensure success in the St. Cecilia Academy program: records from previous schools, recommendations, family interview, entrance exam, and time spent on our campus. 

St. Cecilia Academy reserves the right and protection granted to it in the area of admissions by applicable laws and constitutional provisions in furtherance of its religious objectives.

Application Process

List of 6 items.

  • Application

    Completing and submitting the Application is the first step of the Admissions Process. Doing so enables the Admissions Team to generate an individual Checklist for your daughter, so you are easily able to track her progress in the Admissions Process in mySCA. Your daughter's Admissions Checklist will be updated regularly as items are submitted or completed.

    Click here to apply!
  • Candidate Questionnaire

    The Candidate Questionnaire must be completed by the Candidate in the mySCA Admissions Portal. Parents may use their mySCA login credentials to access the Questionnaire from the Checklist. 
  • Transcripts

    The Transcript Release Form must be submitted by a parent/guardian to the Candidate's current school. The school will process the request and send her Transcripts to St. Cecilia Academy directly. Transcripts emailed or sent directly from a parent/guardian to the St. Cecilia Academy Admissions Office will not be accepted. 

    Deadline: February 1 

    Transcript Release Form
  • Recommendations

    St. Cecilia Academy requires the following Recommendations for consideration of admission:

    - Math Teacher Recommendation
    - English Teacher Recommendation
    - Personal Recommendation**

    To request each of the Recommendations above, log into the mySCA Admissions Portal and click the "Start" button on your daughter's Checklist. 

    **Overbrook Candidates are NOT REQUIRED to submit a Personal Recommendation.

    Deadline: February 1
  • ISEE and/or HSPT Score Report

    For the Junior High Admissions Process, St. Cecilia Academy accepts an ISEE and/or HSPT Score Report. Both can be considered for admission. 

    ISEE at St. Cecilia Academy - January 29
    *Deadline to register: January 14
    • St. Cecilia Academy will host the ISEE on January 29.
      • Check-in begins at 8:30am in Alumnae Hall.
      • The test will begin promptly at 9:00am.
    • To register, or to browse additional ISEE dates and locations, visit the ISEE website.
    St. Cecilia Academy's ISEE Registration Code is 571239.
    • You must provide the code above when registering your daughter to take the ISEE (at SCA or another location), so the Score Report is sent directly to St. Cecilia Academy. 
      • The ISEE is limited to St. Cecilia Academy applicants only. 
    Deadline: February 1
  • Family Interview

    Interviews will be scheduled by the admissions team once your inquiry and application process has begun.

Important Dates & Deadlines

2022-2023 Dates coming soon...