Thank you for your interest in Holy Names.   Below you will find the current Admissions timeline and a link to our financial aid applications.

Steps to Apply:

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  • Step 1: Online Application

    Complete the online application. The online application includes biographical information, a student questionnaire, and an application fee of $40.
  • Step 2: Schedule a Shadow Visit

    Prospective students are encouraged to spend a day at Holy Names by shadowing a current student.  While on campus, they will attend classes, meet our students and teachers, and complete an interview with the Admissions Director. Schedule your visit using the online calendar in your AHN account or contact the Admissions Office at 518-438-7895, ext. 202, or email arento@ahns.org, for assistance in scheduling a visit. 
  • Step 3: Register for the Entrance/Scholarship Exam

    The Entrance Exam is given in November and March. There are several academic scholarships available to students entering Grades 6 and 9 which are based solely on scores from the November exam.  

You may want to know...

List of 5 frequently asked questions.

  • Q: Where do Holy Names graduates go to college?

    College placement is 100%. For a list of college acceptances, click here
  • Q: What are the class sizes at Holy Names?

    In the High School, class sizes range from ten to twenty students in all academic subjects.  In the Middle School, classes range from ten to sixteen in all academic subjects
  • Q: Does Holy Names offer any special academic programs?

    Yes. Middle School students can complete the following High School courses:
    • Algebra
    • Basic Speech
    • Choral Ensemble
    • Earth Science
    • French I and Spanish I
    • Health
    • Studio in Art
    • Theater
     
    In the High School, 7 Advanced Placement and 10 University in the High School courses offer college credit.  Our Science Research Program provides motivated students 3 years of unmatched, hands-on, guided research experience.  See the Academics section of this website for more curriculum details.   
  • Q: Does Holy Names offer scholarships or financial aid?

    Yes. There are academic scholarships for students entering Grades 6 and 9  based solely on the November Entrance Exam. Financial aid is available for qualified students who otherwise might not be able to attend AHN. See the Financial Aid page for more information. 
     
  • Q: Is there bus transportation to Holy Names?

    Yes. Most area school districts provide free bus service to Holy Names. Also, there is private Northway transportation for students in the Clifton Park/Saratoga area. This service is provided by Christian Brothers Academy (CBA). See the Tuition page for details. 
     

Questions? Contact the Admissions Team

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  • Photo of Ann Rento

    Ann Rento 

    Admissions Director
    518-560-9361
  • Photo of Catherine Insero

    Catherine Insero 

    Administrative Assistant to Admissions, Marketing and Development
    518.438.7895 x234

Admissions Events 2019-2020

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