Application Process

Deciding on a school is one of the most important decisions a family can make and we would be honored to partner with you in your educational journey. For over 60 years we have been a beacon for faith, respect, and diversity in South Jersey. The high school application process can be exciting, unsettling, a bit confusing, or all of the above. We are here to help!

At Holy Cross, we use a web-based application service called SchoolAdmin for the submission of online applications. Please click on the link below to access our online application as well as all other forms needed to complete your future lancer’s application. Once you click on the link below, you will be asked to create an account in order to access the application. Please make a note of your account information so that you may use it going forward.

If you have any questions throughout the application process, please reach out us at (856) 461-5400 x 3007.

Admissions Steps

  1. Click this link to complete the Online Application
  2. Submit Student Transcripts (use linked form: Applicant Release of Records)
  3. Submit Teacher Recommendation (Electronic form - input contact information yourself or provide HCPA Admissions with the name and email address of the teacher)
  4. Mail in your application fee ($40)
  5. Take the HSPT (Register in advance online)

Once the above steps have been completed, you will be reviewed for admission!  Following notification of acceptance into Holy Cross, the enrollment stage will begin.

Enrollment Steps

  1. Complete/Sign School Tuition Contract (SchoolAdmin Parent Portal)
  2. Set Up Tuition Payment Plan
    1. $500 Registration Fee will be paid at this time
  3. Technology Agreement
  4. Activity Fee Agreement
  5. NJ State B6T (required for each student even if they do not plan to ride the bus)
  6. Busing Agreement
  7. Health/Medical forms
  8. Birth Certificate (copy)

After the above steps have been completed, you will officially be enrolled as a student at Holy Cross Preparatory Academy.