As a part of the admissions application process, Holy Names Academy administers a required Scholarship/Placement Exam to all prospective 9th graders. The exam, for admission in Fall 2021, was offered December 12 or 13, 2020 at HNA. Registration for the exam is available as part of the online application process via Ravenna Solutions, or applicants can download and submit an exam registration form. The exam begins at 8:15 a.m.; pick-up is at 12:45 p.m.
The exam is one of several components used to determine admission status, placement, and scholarship awards. It consists of a writing sample as well as a standardized, multiple-choice exam including sections in verbal and mathematical areas. Each section is timed according to its length. Students will not need to bring a calculator or pencil; all necessary materials are provided. Restroom breaks and snacks are provided; lunch is served following the exam.