Class of 2027 Entrance Exam

Trinity’s Entrance Exam for the Class of 2027
Make-Up Date
Saturday, December 10, 2022 at 8AM
Please arrive by 7:45AM.

Pre-registration open below 

If you have questions, contact Mary Beth Lavezzorio
at 708.453.8343 or mblavezzorio@trinityhs.org.

Please contact the main office at 708.771.8383 if you have any questions or concerns on the morning of the exam.

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  • Accommodations

    Trinity High School offers limited testing accommodations for the entrance exam.  Those students requesting an accommodation are asked to provide a copy of the IEP/504 Service Plan to the director of admissions in advance of testing day.  
     
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  • Exam Information

    Trinity utilizes the STS High School Placement test. The HSPT has five sections: Verbal, Quantitative, Reading, Math and Language (English). Trinity's Entrance Exam also includes a brief student writing prompt.

    Important Information for Trinity's testers:
    • Doors open at 7:30 AM.
    • The exam begins promptly at 8:00 AM.
    • Students are encouraged to bring a water bottle and two #2 pencils.
    • Calculators are not allowed for the exam.
    • Students will be dismissed from the auditorium lobby.
      Standard exam timing will dismiss at about 11:30 AM; extended time exam will dismiss around 1:15 PM.
    Just a reminder that there is a $25 Entrance Exam Fee.  You can also pay at the door morning of the exam (cash or check please).

    Students must test at Trinity High School on Saturday, December 3 to be eligible for scholarships.
  • Admission Timeline

    • Mid January, acceptance packets mailed
    • Mid February, register at Trinity High School
Trinity offers exclusive scholarship opportunities to students who take the entrance exam at Trinity High School at the first testing date in December.

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  • Premiere Dominican Scholarship

    $20,000 scholarship ($5,000 renewable annually) to students who score at the 99th percentile or higher on Trinity's entrance exam on December 3, 2022.  Renewable for all four years based on the student maintaining a minimum of 3.0 GPA, no serious disciplinary action, and completion of required service projects.  Students will have until March 1st to submit the Principal letter of recommendation and personal statement.
  • Honors Scholarship

    $12,000 scholarship ($3,000 renewable annually) to students who score at the 95th to 98th percentile or higher on Trinity's entrance exam on December 3, 2022.  Renewable for all four years based on student maintaining a minimum of 3.0 GPA, no serious discipline action, and completion of required service projects.  Students will have until March 1st to submit Principal letter of recommendation and personal statement.
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  • Board of Directors Leadership Scholarship

    $4,000 ($1,000 renewable annually) scholarship to students who score at the 90th to 94th percentile or higher on Trinity's entrance exam on December 3, 2022.  Renewable for all four years based on student maintaining a minimum of 3.0 GPA, no serious disciplinary action, and completion of required service projects.  Students will have until March 1st to submit Principal letter of recommendation and personal statement.
  • Sister Natalie – Sister Viviana Award

    $1000 nonrenewable award presented to one incoming freshman from each of the following grade schools where the Sinsinawa Dominican Sisters taught: St. Giles, St. Vincent Ferrer, and St. Luke. Consideration is given to class standing, teacher/principal recommendation qualities of leadership, character, and service.
  • Trinity High School Legacy Scholarship

    $1000 nonrenewable scholarship awarded to an incoming freshman who is a daughter or granddaughter of a Trinity alumna. Award is based on academic performance and leadership, character, and service qualities displayed during the junior high years.

Admissions Questions?

For questions about Trinity High School admissions please contact Mary Beth Lavezzorrio '82 at 708.453.8343 or mblavezzorio@trinityhs.org