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Saint Joseph Hill AcademyUnder the Direction of the Daughters of Divine Charity

Welcome to Hill

St. Joseph Hill Academy seeks young women interested in a values based education, willing to undertake the challenge of a college preparatory curriclum.  Students are admitted based on the results of the Test for Admission into Catholic High Schools (TACHS), the applicant’s 6th, 7th, and 8th grade record. Hill considers all applicants regardless of religion, race, or national origin.

Transfer students are considered for admission based on available space, current high school record, and standardized test scores.  Students interested in transferring should contact the Office of Admissions at

For more on The Hill Experience, we recommend you check out our latest digital magazine.

Incoming 9th Grader Application Process

Step 1:  Register to take the TACHS, the entrance exam for Catholic high schools. For more information on the exam and to register, visit  If you are interested in applying for a scholarship, you must list Hill first.  Our code on the TACHS exam is 223.

Step 2:  Choose a pathway. St. Joseph Hill offers two separate pathways. We have the STEM pathway that emphasizes math, technology, science, engineering, and art. We also have the Humanities pathway that emphasizes language, literature, history, social sciences, and art. Familiarize yourself with each and decide which best suits your interests. You can learn about these programs at our Open House. You can also visit our Academics page for more information.

Step 3:  If you wish to sit for our SCHOLARSHIP TEST, please fill out our application, which can be found under Scholarship Opportunities