Applying to Dominican

Applying for 8th and 9th Grade



November 10, 2017

If you attend a Catholic elementary school, you will receive the Archdiocesan Application Form from your school principal on this date. Your school principal will send us your school records, transcripts, and standardized test results.

If you do not attend a Catholic elementary school, you can obtain an Archdiocesan Application Form from Dominican High School on this date in the foyer office at the Walmsley Avenue entrance to the school or print one online here on November 10. You are responsible for obtaining the required records (grades 5 through your most current report cards, test scores, and standardized test scores) from your school and forwarding them to us. Please see specific instructions on the application form.

If you attend a Catholic elementary school, complete the application form you received and return it to your school principal. Your school principal will then forward your school records to Dominican.

If you do not attend a Catholic elementary school, you are to return the application form, report cards, and test scores to Dominican according to the instructions on the application form.

January 6, 2018: Application Day / High School Placement Test

All students applying to Dominican must attend Application Day and take the High School Placement Test. The $30 application fee is collected at this time.

February 22, 2018

Letters of Notification mailed. Acceptance to eighth or ninth grade is based on elementary school grades, standardized test scores, and a personal interview that will take place at Dominican High School.


Admissions Information Online Form

This form is only to be completed by parents of students who have previously submitted the Archdiocese of New Orleans’ Catholic High Schools Application Form for the 2018-2019 school year dated November 2017.

You will need to create an account with a login name and password of your choosing. Please complete all required fields. The form takes approximately twenty minutes to complete. It must be completed and submitted by a parent by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, January 5, 2018.


Transfer students

Transfer student applications are reviewed on a case-by-case basis. For transfer student information, please contact:

Mrs. Cathy Rice
Admissions Director
(504) 865-9401, ext. 5028


Important Contact Information:

For tours, visiting information and other prospective student information, please contact: Jessica S. Couch, Recruitment Director (504) 865-9401 ext. 5030 For admissions and the application process, please contact: Cathy Rice, Admissions Director (504) 865-9401 ext. 5028

Dominican High School is a Catholic, college-preparatory school for girls and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin.

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