Financial Aid

FAST: Your path to financial aid at SPX

Families seeking financial aid must complete an online application for it through the Financial Aid for School Tuition (FAST) program. First-year and returning families complete the same application each year. The application process has a $43 non-refundable fee paid by credit card.

The average financial assistance awarded for the 2016-2017 school year was $5,700 based on a combined household income of less than $44,100.

Financial Aid for 2017-18 School Year

Access the FAST program and apply for financial aid for the 2017-18 school year. If you have questions, please contact Denise Hyland in the Business Office at or 713.579.7510.

FAST Access & Decisions

We use FAST so that our process

  • provides an objective view on each family's need
  • keeps your financial documents with a secure third party
  • is available to you 24 hours a day
  • guides you through the application
  • allows us to deliver aid to those most in need

The first round of financial aid requires families to

  • list St. Pius X High School as one of the student's choices (via admissions application and HSPT entrance exam)
  • submit a complete application through the FAST program
  • meet the FAST deadlines shown below

The school will notify first-year students of their financial assistance status along with their acceptance letter. Families of returning students will be notified of their financial assistance status by early April. All who qualify for financial assistance are required to schedule an appointment with the Head of School to be informed of the monetary award amount and the required expectations for financial assistance.

Financial aid awards are for tuition only; books and other fees are not covered.

Know Your Financial Aid Deadlines

Deadline 1: February 15, 2018

Families should have completed the following:

  • Completed the FAST application
  • Mailed or scanned the following documents to FAST
    • 2016 signed tax return with W2 and/or Form 1099
    • 2017 signed tax return with W2 and/or Form 1099 (as available)
    • IRS Form 4506-T for prior two years
    • Copy of most recent payroll stub of parent or guardian

Deadline 2: March 31, 2018

Families should have completed the following:

  • Mailed or scanned 2017 signed tax return with W2s and/or Form 1099
(Note: Form 4506-T does not substitute for required tax return)

Families may apply for financial aid at other times during the year, but available funds are far more limited.

Admissions Calendar

    • TueJan23 Take a Look Tuesday 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
    • SatFeb10 HSPT Makeup Entrance Exam for 2017-18 School Year 8:00 AM
    • TueFeb13 Take a Look Tuesday 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
    • FriMar09 2018-19 Decision Letters 3:00 PM
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