Holy Redeemer High School will offer its annual placement test on Saturday, Dec. 10 at 8:30 a. m. at the school. The test is intended for eighth grade students currently attending private and public schools who are interested in attending Holy Redeemer as freshmen for the 2017-2018 school year.
The test is used to determine course selection, academic placement, and scholarship eligibility. Snow date will be by appointment. To register for the test or to obtain more information, call Mr. Robert Musso, director of guidance, at 829-2424, ext. 315.
Holy Redeemer offers five academic levels for students of all faiths and abilities: advanced placement (AP), honors college prep, college prep, and modified college prep to students in grades 9-12. An Individualized Instruction program is also available. Last year, 97% of the school’s graduates matriculated to a college or university, and seniors earned over $17,000,000 in performance-based scholarships. Holy Redeemer students score above the national average in the SAT, and 96% of the students take the test. The school offers more than 50 honors and AP courses.
Holy Redeemer’s athletic teams have won numerous state, district, and Wyoming Valley Conference titles, and its academic teams also compete successfully in science, math, debate, and other disciplines. The school offers a diverse fine arts program and over 50 clubs and activities for students. Students also engage in a vigorous community and school service program, donating nearly 20,000 hours of service each year. Students of all faiths are welcome.