HIGH SCHOOL PLACEMENT TEST PREP COURSE AT MERCY
The HSPT Prep Course program will focus entirely on preparing eighth graders for the November 18 and the December 2 placement test in the Archdiocese of Detroit. The program includes one 3-hour session. Students can earn better grades, score higher on the High School Placement Test, and earn scholarships. They will be more motivated and confident because they have the tools to succeed!
The course will be facilitated by Mrs. Zena Samona-Ibrahim ’96. Mrs. Ibrahim taught middle school science at Our Lady of Sorrows school, and has been instructing a prep course for the HSPT for over 18 years. We are thrilled to welcome her back to Mercy to prepare our prospective students for this exam. The course will focus on helping students acquire greater expertise in reading, verbal, math, and test taking skills. The subjects covered will include:
The course will cost $100 and will include a copy of "The Peterson’s Master the Catholic High School Entrance Exam." Snacks and water will be provided.
Please either mail in a check made payable to Zena Samona to the Mercy High School Admissions Office or Venmo: @edukids. Please put student’s name and Mercy HSPT in the comment.
Contact Mrs. Zena Samona-Ibrahim for any questions at 248-804-1913 or firstname.lastname@example.org
CLASS OF 2028 HIGH SCHOOL PLACEMENT TEST DATES
Students interested in attending Mercy must take the High School Placement Test while they are in 8th Grade. High School Placement Test Registration through the AOD opens online September 1, 2023.
- Saturday, November 18, 2023
- Saturday, December 2, 2023
If you have an accommodation plan, please register on the 12/2 testing day and email Learning Support Specialist Kristine Daley at email@example.com.
HSPT TESTING DAY INFORMATION
The High School Placement test, measuring proficiency in English, reading, vocabulary, math, problem solving and science, is administered to eighth grade students. Test results and school records determine acceptance to Mercy High School. Students may only test one time.
There is a $50 fee to take the placement test. Payments via cash or checks payable to Mercy High School will be accepted testing day.
Have two sharpened #2 pencils.
A snack will be provided during the break.
NO calculators allowed.