8th Grade Students
To apply to Our Lady of Lourdes High School, all 8th-grade students are required to take the Test for Admission into Catholic High Schools (TACHS Exam) which will be administered on Friday, November 6, 2020. Registration for the exam is available from August 24 through October 23, 2020, at https://www.tachsinfo.com/howtoregister.aspx.
NO LATE OR WALK-IN REGISTRATION CAN BE ACCOMMODATED THIS YEAR.
Click here for Important Information on the TACHS Timeline.
Click here for Important Information on the TACHS Timeline (Spanish version).
October 30 – November 5, you will be emailed your test session, date, time, and code.
November 5 is the deadline for entering your high school choices. Our school code is ADNY330.
Admission is based on a review of the following:
TACHS Exam Results
Review of 7th and 8th Grade Transcripts
Catholic School families will have transcripts automatically sent by their school. All other private and public school students need to submit an Applicant Record to their guidance departments and have records transferred to us by
December 16, 2020.
Attendance and Discipline Records
Admission notices will be sent home in January.
- Application for Entrance
- Official transcript from the current school
- Two (2) letters of recommendation
- Latest report card
- Upon review of the transcripts, an interview will be scheduled with the Principal. No admission test is required.