Admission Testing at Saint Edmond's Academy

An important step in the application process is the Admission Test.

  • Applicants for Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten will be evaluated individually on Motor Concepts, Language, Self-help and Social Skills. This assessment takes about 25 minutes.
  • Applicants for grades 1, 2, and 3 will be individually evaluated in Verbal and Non-Verbal areas. This assessment typically takes abiut 45 minutes.
    1. Math assessment
    2. Oral reading fluency assessment
    3. Oral reading comprehension assessment
    4. Short writing prompt 
  • Applicants for 4th to 8th grade will be group tested in the following areas:  Reading (20 minutes), Language Usage (15 minutes) and Math Concepts/Computation (20 minutes). In addition, a short, three-question writing prompt is administered.

Once you have completed the Application Form, please contact Pete Duncan in the Admissions Office (302.475.5370 x317) to schedule your son for one of the testing dates listed below.  In the event you have a conflict with any of the testing dates listed below, please contact the Admissions Office and we will coordinate an alternate date.

Admission Testing Schedule:

  • Saturday, November 18, 2017 (9:00 AM)  Admission Testing for JK through 8th Grade Applicants (Mid-year 2017-18 transfers & September 2018 admission) 
  • Saturday, December 9, 2017 (9:00 AM)  Admission Testing for JK through 8th Grade Applicants (Sep 2018 admission)
  • Saturday, February 3, 2018 (9:00 AM):  Admission Testing for JK through 8th Grade Applicants (Sep 2018 admission)

 

SAINT EDMOND'S ACADEMY

2120 Veale Road | Wilmington, DE 19810
Phone: 302.475.5370

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An Independent, Catholic Academy for Boys Grades JK-8 in the Holy Cross Tradition