The High School Placement Test (HSPT) is the preferred entrance exam for students entering Fontbonne in the 9th grade and is offered through the Archdiocese of Boston. It is used to determine admission along with personal statements, junior high grades, transcripts, and recommendations from teachers. Fontbonne is a testing site! We are offering the HSPT on the following dates:



HSPT Registration


Doors will open at 8am for check-in and the test will begin at 8:30am. The test should be finished by 11:30am. 

Students must wear a mask and adhere to social distancing guidelines. We ask students to bring their own #2 pencils along with a water bottle to keep by their desk along with their registration confirmation. Calculators are not permitted. 

This exam is not open to 7th or 8th grade applicants. Junior high applicants should plan to take the MIDDLE level exam for the Secondary School Admissions Test (SSAT) or the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE).