Junior High Admissions

Admissions Process

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  • 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.

    Deadline: February 1

    Click here to apply!
  • Tuition

    The tuition has been set for the Junior High at $17,900. 
    Financial Aid Information: FACTS
  • 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. 

    Deadline: February 1
  • 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

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

    Deadline: February 1
  • ISEE Score Report

    For the Junior High Admissions Process, St. Cecilia Academy accepts an ISEE Score Report.

    ISEE at St. Cecilia Academy - January 29
    Registration deadline: 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

    The Family Interview Day will be held at St. Cecilia Academy on January 8 from 9:30-3pm. You may register from your daughter's Admissions Checklist in mySCA. More details will be emailed to registered families as we approach January 8. Parents/Guardians and the student are both expected to attend. 

    Candidates from Overbrook School
    • NOT REQUIRED as part of your Admissions Process. 

Important Dates & Deadlines

  • Application Deadline
    • February 1
  • Family Interview Day
    • January 8
  • Tuition Assistance & Scholarship Application Deadline
    • February 20
    • Complete the Application on FACTS by clicking here
    • Click here for more information.
  • Acceptance Notifications Emailed
    • March 5
  • Decision/Contract Deadline
    • March 10 by 12PM
  • New Family Welcome Day
    • March 26

For more information contact the Admissions office: 615.298.4525 x 377 or email

Events & Visits

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  • Shadow Days

    Experiencing the life of a St. Cecilia girl firsthand is essential to the Admissions Process. We encourage you to schedule a Shadow Day for your daughter, so she can spend time with our girls, attend classes, meet our faculty, and gain a better sense of the unique all-girls environment St. Cecilia Academy offers its students. 

    How do I schedule a Shadow Day for my daughter?
    Click here ( or call 615.298.4525 x 377 to schedule a Shadow Day! 

    General Information:
    • 9:00-1:30pm
    • Snack & lunch provided 
    • Wear your current school uniform or an outfit you are comfortable in, but that is appropriate for school.
  • Campus Tours

    The Admissions Team is thrilled to welcome prospective families to campus for a private tour. Campus tours are offered on weekdays. 

    How do I schedule a Campus Tour?
    To schedule your Day at SCA, please contact St. Cecilia Academy's Office of Admissions at 615.298.4525. x 337 or email:

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  • Fireside Chats

    • January 27th
    • February 1st - Virtual Event
    All Fireside Chats on campus will take place from 12:00-1:30pm. The Virtual event will be from 6:00 - 7:30 PM

    This is an informal event for prospective parents of 8th graders to learn more about St. Cecilia Academy. Enjoy lunch from our Dining Hall in the Library with our Principal, Sister Anna Laura, the Admissions Team, members of the Administration, and Student Ambassadors. Learning about SCA's academic and extracurricular programs, the all-girl experience, and much more.

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