2020 Placement Test


Class of 2024 Placement Test

Please note that, out of an abundance of caution, we've postponed all  Entrance/Placement Examinations through the end of the 2019-2020 academic year. We are exploring alternate dates in the summer however, the date will be dependent on the changing situation. Once new dates are selected, information will be posted below.
All 8th grade students who are interested in attending Archbishop Ryan as a member of the Class of 2024, and did not take our Presidential Scholarship Exam, must take our mandatory placement test.
The cost of the test is $40.00 and pre-registration is required as tests are ordered in exact quantity.
The High School Placement Test (HSPT) is a standardized high school exam that covers five areas: verbal, language, reading, math skills and math aptitude and takes approximately 3 hours. 
The next testing date is:
To Be Determined
Directions for the Day:
  • All students will report to the South Lobby 15 minutes prior to their test time in their current school uniform.
  • Each student should bring two #2 pencils, a water bottle, and a light snack.
  • The test lasts approximately 3 hours.
Daniel P. Clifton '11
215-637-1800, Extension 221