Important Information for 7th Graders

Thursday, March 21, 2024
Experience what it means to be a Ryan student - walk the halls, eat lunch, and learn in classrooms with other 7th grade students from across the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, public schools, and charter schools! You will experience a daily class schedule and meet our teachers - exactly like a Ryan student does.
There are few ways to experience a school before enrolling. This experience gives 7th graders the ultimate It's the ultimate opportunity to see that Ryan is the school for them! Help them feel prepared to make their decision next year by letting them experience high school early!
  • School uniforms are required. If your student does not wear a uniform to school we ask that they adhere to the following: dress shirt/tie or polo and slacks for boys, nice pants or modest skirt with polo or blouse for girls. 
  • Please arrive on the North Side of campus. Check-in is at 8am.  
  • Lunch will be provided in the school cafeteria. If your child has an allergy, please send a safe lunch.
  • The day will end at 2pm
For more information, email [email protected] or call 25-637-1800 x7008.
Students taking test
The High School Placement Test (HSPT) is a standardized high school exam that covers five areas: verbal, language, reading, math skills, and math aptitude.  The practice test that is administered in 7th grade is provided to help students prepare for our mandatory Award/Placement test the following year. The test takes approximately 3 hours. 
The cost of the test is $45.00 and pre-registration is required as tests are ordered in exact quantity. All students in Catholic, Public, Private and Charter schools are encouraged to take this test.
Testing Dates Are:
April 18th, 2024 at 4pm