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Entrance Exam

The Entrance Exam for the Class of 2022  

Make-up Dates: 

Friday, January 12, 2018 - 8:30 - 11:45 a.m. (Sign-in at the Main Office at 8:15 a.m.)

Saturday, January 27, 2018 - 8:00 - 11:15 a.m.  

 Online Entrance Exam Registration

Details for the day of the Saturday test:

Doors open at 7:30 a.m.

The testing will begin at 8:00 a.m. and  end at 11:15 a.m. 

The test takes approximately three hours and fifteen minutes, including breaks.

Students may bring a snack or beverage to consume during the breaks.

Calculators are not allowed.

Mercy will provide #2 pencils in the testing room.

Testing Fee:  $30 - payable at the door in cash or a check made out to “Mercy High School.”   

Preparation for the test:

Students who feel the need to prepare for this test may consider using a study guide.  The study guides are available from bookstores, online, or through local libraries.  Use the HSPT portion of the study guide (not the COOP or TACHS).  Mercy does not advocate for, or against, the use of study guides.

Academic Scholarships:

Students who take the test at Mercy High School in November, with complete applications to Mercy (includes online application, records from current school and completion of the Entrance Exam), are eligible for Academic Scholarships based on test results.  Scholarship award recipients will be notified in December.