Our Lady of Lourdes

HIGH SCHOOL, Poughkeepsie, NY

Applying to Lourdes

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 5, 2021. 

 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, 2021.

  • Attendance and Discipline Records
  • Admission notices will be sent home in January.

Transfer Students:

  • 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.


Admissions Contact

Mrs. Kathleen Powers
(845) 463-0400 ext. 1009