Students who plan to apply to one or more Catholic high schools on Long Island must take the Catholic High School Entrance Examination. The exam will be administered without accommodations on Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 8:30 a.m. for students applying for admission to freshman classes beginning in the Fall of 2017. There is a $60 non-refundable registration fee.
Students must register for the exam by Wednesday, October 5, 2016. Walk-ins will be permitted on the day of the exam. There is an additional $15 fee for late registrations & walk-ins.
The preferred method for registration is on-line registration. This method is more accurate and provides immediate confirmation and admissions tickets.
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Registration forms are available from parish elementary schools, religious education programs, Catholic high school admissions offices, or by contacting: CHSEE, Inc., P.O. Box 361, Mineola, NY 11501 --- (516) 739-5030
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A Make-up examination for students unable to take the regularly scheduled examination without accommodations is scheduled for Saturday, November 5, 2016 at 8:30 a.m. This examination will be administered at only two locations: In Nassau County at Chaminade High School (Mineola) and in Suffolk County at St. Anthony's High School (South Huntington).
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After being accepted to a particular high school, students and families will be informed of all necessary registration procedures. At that time, many schools require the payment of a registration fee.