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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.

OPEN HOUSE

Please join us at our Open House on Sunday, November 10th, at 1:00pm. Please register in advance by using the link to the right. 

 

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.
    • Students from participating elementary schools:
      • November 25th, 2019, during school hours, in participating elementary schools.

    • Students from non-participating elementary schools:
    • Visit the cojds.org website and click on the “Order JSAT Level 8 – “Out of Network” Students”  to register. 
    • It is being administered on December 15th at 10:00am, and 3:00pm in Cedarhurst. Please visit the COJDS for more information on how to register for this exam.  
  • GENERAL STUDIES: CAT E/SURVEY
    • Students from participating elementary schools: 
      • November 5th, 2019, during school hours.

    • Students from non-participating elementary schools:
      • Registering for the exam through the Jewish Education Project is now CLOSED. 
      • To register for the make-up date at Shulamith High School on November 24th at 10:00am, please click here to register for the exam. 
 
  • 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:
      • Click here to register your daughter for the CAT E/Survey administered here on November 24th. 
      • 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