High School Placement Test

The High School Placement Test (HSPT) is required to be considered for admission to Mercy McAuley High School. The test was held at all Catholic high schools on Saturday, November 23, 2019. For anyone who did not take the test on November 23, Mercy McAuley will offer a make-up test on Thursday, December 5, at 1:00 p.m. Please contact Alli Miazga at 681-1800 x2272 or via email at miazgaa@mercymcauley.org to register. There is a $30 fee to take the test.

Students have the option of sending test results to up to four schools. If you are not taking the test at Mercy McAuley, please select "Mercy McAuley" to have your scores sent to us. Students should dress comfortably. Pencils and scrap paper will be provided. Calculators are not permitted.

To request accommodations (if your daughter has an IEP or other Service Plan) for the High School Placement Test, please submit the following form to your grade school principal.  (We offer the following accommodations: Extended Time and Text to Speech Read Aloud, only with appropriate documentation.)

Form to be Completed by Grade School Principal (English Version)

Form to be Completed by Grade School Principal (Spanish Version)

Please send the completed forms and supporting documents to:
Mercy McAuley High School
6000 Oakwood Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45224
Attn: Kristina Schwartz, Student Services
or schwartzk@mercymcauley.org