Admissions Process

St. Cecilia Catholic School is a 2022 National Blue Ribbon School

Update February 2023: Please note, we are currently in the process of carefully reviewing the application files for each student and finalizing our decisions regarding Admissions acceptances for the 2023 – 2024 school year. In accordance with our membership in the Houston Association of Independent Schools, all Admissions decisions will be sent by email throughout the course of the day on Friday, March 10th, 2023.

Please click here for a list of important dates in our Admissions Process.

Please review the information below on our Admissions Process.

Admissions Process Communications Email Archive

Inquiries and Tours
Please fill out the online form to request information from St. Cecilia Catholic School about the admissions process and to schedule a tour of the school.

Open House
The school’s annual Open House will be held on Tuesday, November 29, 2022. If you are unable to attend and would like to either schedule a virtual or in-person private tour please contact Tori Hicks, Associate Director of Enrollment Management. Click here for a video of our students’ thoughts on what makes St. Cecilia special to them.

How To Apply
To apply for admission to St. Cecilia Catholic School, please begin by submitting an online application.

The deadline for new families submitting applications for the 2023 – 2024 school year is Friday, February 3rd, 2023. 

As part of the application process, the following documents are required:

  1. Teacher recommendation forms. The forms are fillable .pdf files and can be downloaded and sent to current teachers to complete. The current school can email those teacher recommendation forms to
    1. PK3, PK4 & Kindergarten Recommendation
    2. 1st-5th Grade Recommendation
    3. 6th-8th Grade English Recommendation
    4. 6th-8th Grade Math Recommendation
  2. Most recent report card for grades K-8.
  3. Most recent standardized test results for grades 1-8.
  4. Birth certificate.
  5. Baptismal certificate.

Admissions Fees
– Application fee of $175 per family (for new families)
– Testing fee of $75 per student (PK3-8th grade)
– Application fees are non-refundable.

If you have any questions regarding the admissions process, please contact Tori Hicks, Associate Director of Enrollment Management, at 713-468-9515.

Nondiscriminatory Policy: St. Cecilia Catholic School follows a policy of non-discrimination with regard to race, color, or ethnic origin within its Christian philosophy. The policy of non-discrimination refers directly to, but is not limited to, the employment of all school personnel, the acceptance and participation of all students, and the solicitation and acceptance of gifts and donations.