Fontbonne Academy follows the admissions policy of the Archdiocese of Boston Catholic Schools to welcome and not discriminate against or exclude any categories of students. We admit qualified young women capable of the academic demands of a college-preparatory program. Admission is based on the following criteria: performance on the High School Placement Test, the 7th and 8th grade record, other standardized test scores, and recommendations from teachers and/or principal.

Application Process

List of 4 items.

  • Submit an Application

    Our application is an online application and includes both a student statement and a parent/guardian statement.  We are excited to announce that we have moved to the Ravenna platform this year.  Ravenna allows families to track their progress of the application from inquiry to completion.    

    To set up your account and begin the application, please click on the APPLY button on the right of the screen.  
     
    For priority consideration, applications should be completed by December 15, 2017. 
  • Register for an Entrance Exam

    The High School Placement Test (HSPT) is a comprehensive entrance exam for 8th graders for placement into the 9th grade. It is required for all students seeking admission to Fontbonne Academy.  There are four test dates for the exam.  Fontbonne will host two dates, Saturday, November 4 and Saturday, December 2.  We also accept HSPT results from other testing locations, and students can use their Fontbonne test results when applying to other schools. 
      
    All CLOSED test dates for the HSPT have passed for the year.  Fontbonne is hosting an OPEN exam on Monday, January 15, 2017.  To register, please click here.  Please note that since it is an OPEN exam, other schools may not accept the scores.  
  • Request Teacher Recommendations & Transcript

    All candidates must submit two teacher recommendations (one math and one English) and an official transcript.
     
    Please use the Teacher Recommendation request and the Transcript Release form provided in the Ravenna application portal.  
  • Apply for Financial Aid (optional)

    Applications for financial aid can be submitted as early as November 1.  We encourage interested incoming 9th grade families to submit their finacial aid applications by December 31.  
    To learn more about financial options at Fontbonne and to submit a financial aid application please click here.
Transfer Applicants (entering grades 10 and 11) – Please contact Jessica Zodda in our Guidance Department.

International Applicants – Please visit our International Students page.

Fontbonne Academy admits students of any race, color, religion, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities accorded or made available to students at the school and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, scholarship and financial aid programs and any school-administered programs.
Fontbonne Academy is a private, Catholic college-preparatory day school for girls in grades 9 through 12, located in Milton, MA. It is a sponsored ministry of the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Boston.

Fontbonne Academy

930 Brook Road, Milton, MA 02186
Phone: (617) 696-3241 | Fax: (617) 696-7688