Admission Requirements


  • Take the placement test. (Students entering grades 7-9)
  • Submit $75.00 nonrefundable application fee with completed application.
  • Submit a copy of the student’s school transcript.*
  • Submit a copy of the student’s most recent report card.*
  • Submit a copy of the student’s most recent standardized test scores.*
  • Submit the Mississippi State Health Compliance Form and a copy of the student’s birth certificate with the application. (Out-of-state students only)
  • Submit transfer student recommendation form from current school principal. (Students entering grades 8, 9, 10, and 11 only)
  • Interview with principal and/or appropriate counselor.
    (Students entering grades 8, 9 and 10 only)

*If your child attended St. Anthony, St. Richard, St. Therese or Sister Thea Bowman this information will be forwarded by those schools.


Click here for the St. Joseph Application for Admission 2014-15

Grades 7, 8, and 9 – April 30, 2014 at 9:00 am in the St. Joseph Library

The placement test is approximately 2 hours in length and contains three subjects: English, math and reading comprehension. Students are also asked to complete a short essay to demonstrate writing proficiency. Entrance test scores are reported to St. Joseph within four weeks.

The placement test MUST be taken to be considered for admission.

For information about Admissions, contact Kristi Garrard, Director of Admissions at 601-898-4812.