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Admissions Process

Welcome to Shulamith High School for Girls

Thank you for your interest in our high school! Below is a brief overview of the application process.

APPLICATIONS

Applications for admission of prospective ninth graders are accepted until November 27, 2019.

The application will require 6th and 7th grade report cards as well as any standardized test scores taken in the last two years. You cannot submit the application without these documents. A Principal or administrator email address will also be required to submit the recommendation form. 

ENTRANCE EXAM

Two components:

  • JUDAIC STUDIES: JSAT LEVEL 8
    • November 25th, 2019, during school hours, in participating elementary schools.
    • December 3rd, 2019, during school hours, make-up date for all registered students who were absent on November 25th. 

    • Students from non-participating elementary schools:
    • Visit the cojds.org website to request registration and location information.
    • Registration deadline: September 20th, 2019

  • GENERAL STUDIES: CAT E/SURVEY
    • November 5th, 2019, during school hours, in participating elementary schools.

    • Students from non-participating elementary schools:
      • November 5th, 2019 at The Jewish Education Project’s Manhattan office. Requests for registration information should be emailed to Shelley Hill of The Jewish Education Project beginning in mid-August.
      • Registration deadline: October 29th, 2019.
 
  • IMPORTANT NOTES
    • Advance registration is required for both exams for students in non-participating schools.
    • A list of participating schools can be found on The Jewish Education Project's website about the exam program. 
    • Parents of students from non-participating schools should:
      • email Shelley Hill of The Jewish Education Project to request the CAT E/Survey registration information
      • contact CoJDS to request the JSAT Level 8 registration information. 
    • If you are applying to a participating high school you are not eligible for early decision. 

INTERVIEW 

Upon completion of the application, the admissions office will schedule an interview with the prospective student and her parents.
 

SHULAMEET | DECEMBER 19TH 2019

The prospective student will spend a portion of the day at Shulamith High School with all fellow applicants, to experience our classes, clubs, and be immersed in our school culture and environment. 

SCHOOL VISITING DAYS

All applicants will have the option to visit Shulamith on a typical school day to sit in on classes.
Visiting dates: January 30, February 6, February 20