Admissions Process

Step into SPX

Applying to the high school of your choice involves many steps. Let us walk you through the process at St. Pius X High School. If you have any questions, please contact Eva Dix in the Admissions Office at dixe@stpiusx.org or 713-579-7502.

Not ready to apply? Complete an Inquire Now form so that we can get you more information.

9th Grade Admissions

Visit our campus

Visiting our campus in person remains the best introduction to the St. Pius X community. Our admissions office provides multiple ways to experience our school.

Tours
View Your Options

2020-2021 online application opens on September 15, 2019

All of our applicants complete their application via our website.

You can find all of the necessary information on the Apply Online page.

Complete your application by January 15, 2020, for inclusion in the first round of admission decisions. Be the first applicant from your school and receive a gift.

Complete your application by January 15, 2020

Submitting your application by January 15, 2020, includes your student in the first round of decisions. This deadline is important for both acceptance to the school and financial aid decisions.

Take a second look at the Apply Online page if you have questions.

Submit financial aid application via FAST

We provide financial aid to those students most in need, but we need a financial aid application from you to make that happen.

Visit our Financial Aid page for information about the application process and the deadlines for completion.

Take the Entrance Exam at SPX

Entrance exams remains a crucial factor in the admissions process. This year we are offering both the ISEE and the HSPT exams on campus. You can find registration information by checking our Entrance Exam page.

  • HSPT - High School Placement Test (01/11/2020)
  • ISEE - Independent Schools Entrance Exam (01/11/2020)

 

Receive your decision letter

Decision letters for admission will be mailed to students on March 13, 2020. These letters for incoming ninth graders include information about:

  • admission to school for 2020-2021
  • registration night
  • scholarship information (if applicable)
  • financial aid information (if applicable)

Letters for transfer students will be mailed as decisions are made by the Admissions Committee.

Transfer Admissions

Visit our campus

Visiting our campus in person remains the best introduction to the St. Pius X community. Our admissions office provides multiple ways to experience our school.

Tours
View Your Options

2020-2021 online application opens Sept. 15, 2019

All of our applicants complete their application via our website.

You can find all of the necessary information on the Apply Online page.

Complete your application by January 15, 2020, for inclusion in the first round of admission decisions. 

11th Grade Transfers: SPX only accepts 11th grade transfers under extenuating circumstances. To discuss if your student's personal situation qualifies for a transfer, please contact the Admissions Office.

12th Grade Transfers: At this time, SPX is not accepting any 12th grade transfers.

Complete your application by January 15, 2020

Submitting your application by January 15, 2020, includes your student in the first round of decisions. This deadline is important for both acceptance to the school and financial aid decisions.

Take a second look at the Apply Online page if you have questions.

Submit financial aid application via FAST

We provide financial aid to those students most in need, but we need a financial aid application from you to make that happen.

Visit our Financial Aid page for information about the application process and the deadlines for completion.

Receive your decision letter

Letters for transfer students will be mailed as decisions are made by the Admissions Committee.