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 28, 2018.

ENTRANCE EXAM

There are two parts to the Shulamith entrance exam: A Judaic Studies exam and the CAT E/Survey.

JUDAIC STUDIES

The Shulamith High School Judaic Studies entrance exam will be offered for all applicants, Sunday, November 11, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.

Shulamith High School will accept BJE scores in lieu of our entrance exam.  If your daughter will be taking the BJE Judaic Studies exam, please let us know by Friday, November 9th so that we can request her score.

*IF YOU ARE APPLYING TO A SCHOOL THAT REQUIRES THE JEP JUDAICS PLACEMENT EXAM, YOU ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR EARLY DECISION.

CAT E/Survey

Students from Jewish Education Project participating schools – Tuesday, October 16, 9:00am
 
Students from Jewish Education Project non participating elementary schools – Sunday October 30th. 
 
If your school is not participating, you must register for this exam through www.jewishedproject.org.  A list of participating schools and testing locations can be found there as well. 

 

DECISION DATES:
Students who take the Shulamith entrance exam AND do not apply to any schools which require the BJE Judaic Studies exam will receive their decision from Shulamith High School by December 26, 2018.

Students who apply to schools requiring the BJE will receive their decision on February 12, 2019.

 

 

INTERVIEW SCHEDULED

Upon submission of a completed application, the Admissions Office will contact you to arrange an individual interview for applicants and their parents. The individual interview allows us to get to know the applicant and their families and to answer any questions they have about Shulamith High School for Girls.

SHULAMEET

December 13th, 2018 Every prospective student will have have the opportunity to spend a portion of a school day at Shulamith High School for Girls. The school visit allows applicants to experience our classes and clubs, and be immersed in our school culture and environment. Applicants will visit with other applicants and observe and partake in classes and clubs while meeting applicants and faculty. 

School visiting days
All applicants will have the option to visit Shulamith on a typical school day to sit in on classes.
Visiting dates:
November 1st, November 8th, December 27th, February 7th and 21st.

We appreciate your interest and hope to assist you any way we can. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.

 

APPLICATIONS ARE DUE NOVEMBER 28, 2018

Open House Registration

 


ADMISSIONS TIMELINE

OPEN HOUSE October 21st, 2018, 9:30am
APPLICATIONS DUE November 28, 2018
CAT E/Survey Students from Jewish Education Project participating schools – Tuesday, October 16, 9:00am

Students from Jewish Education Project non participating elementary schools – Sunday October 30th.

A list of participating schools and testing locations can be found at www.jewishedproject.org

 

SHS Judaic Studies Entrance Exam
and Writing Assessment
November 11th, 10:00am
BJE Judaic Studies Entrance Exam
and Writing Assessment
November 19th at participating Elementary Schools

*IF YOU ARE APPLYING TO A SCHOOL THAT REQUIRES THE JEP JUDAICS PLACEMENT EXAM, YOU ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR EARLY DECISION.