Pre-HSPT

If you decided to apply to a private Catholic High School then you will be required to take the HSPT®.  7th grade students can take a practice test to familiarize themselves with HSPT content and material as well as assess their strengths and areas to improve. Practice test results will be mailed home. O’Dowd will not receive student scores.  Scholastic Testing Services will mail test score results directly to each student. Students will be provided with lunch and space is limited to 200 students.

For current 7th grade students only!
Saturday, April 1
Time: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Cost: $50
Cheese Pizza Lunch is included

Drop off your child and join us for a parent coffee to learn about Bishop O’Dowd. If you are interested in learning about Bishop O’Dowd admissions, the Bishop O’Dowd office of Admissions will a parent coffee at 9 a.m. in the Student Center/Annex.

HSPT Prep Workshop

HSPT® Prep Workshop is for 8th grade students only. Bishop O’Dowd High School partners with Classroom Matters to offer an HSPT prep course on the O’Dowd campus. This course is open to any prospective Catholic High School student looking to familiarize themselves with the format and focus of the HSPT. Lunch and all materials are included – students need only bring #2 pencils and a few ballpoint pens. All parents are invited to enjoy coffee and pastries in the O’Dowd student lounge while their students take the course.