All 8th grade students applying to St. Francis DeSales High School are required to take the St. Francis DeSales Entrance Exam on Saturday, January 18, 2020 from 8:30-11:30 AM. Students that submit an application by January 15, 2020 will be automatically registered for the exam.

SFDHS administers the High School Placement, developed by Scholastic Testing Services.  This exam is designed to recognize a student’s potential to achieve success in a college preparatory curriculum.

Academic Merit Scholarships are awarded based on academic achievement and performance on the St. Francis DeSales Entrance Exam held on January 19, 2019.  St. Francis de Sales Merit Scholarships are $3,500 renewable scholarships and the Franciscan Sisters Scholarships are $1,500 renewable scholarships.