Important Dates

Important Dates for St. Cecilia Catholic School Admissions Process

March 8, 2021 Update:
Please note, we are currently in the process of carefully reviewing the current application files and finalizing our decisions. In accordance with our membership with the Houston Association of Independent Schools, all admissions decisions will be sent by email on Friday, March 12th. Inquiries and tour requests are still welcome, and applications are still being accepted, and will be reviewed after March 12, 2021.

July 1, 2020-Application for the 2021-2022 school year is Live
We will begin accepting applications for the 2021-2022 school year on Wednesday, July 1, 2020.

August 3, 2020 – Individual Tours Begin
Individual tours of the school with St. Cecilia Director of Enrollment Management Carol Mandola can be scheduled starting August 1, 2020.

Sunday, November 15, 2020 – Open House
The school’s annual Open House was held on Sunday, November 15, 2020. If you were unable to attend and would like to either schedule a virtual or in-person private tour please contact Carol Mandola, Associate Director of Enrollment Management. Click here for a video of our students’ thoughts on what makes St. Cecilia special to them.

Admissions Testing Dates – Round One
Applicants will be assigned a specific testing date and time that will be communicated to parents directly from the Admissions Office.
– January 27th – 28th, 2021
– February 3rd – 4th, 2021

Friday, January 29, 2021- Tuition set for 2021-2022 school year & Re-enrollment of current families begins
The school website will be updated with the tuition for the 2021 – 2022 school year, and the annual email will be sent to current families.

Friday, February 5, 2021- Deadline for all 2021-2022 applications
The deadline for families submitting applications for the 2021 – 2022 school year is Friday, February 5, 2021. Please click here for details on the application process.

Monday, February 8, 2021-Current Families Re-enrollment Deadline
The deadline for current families who are re-enrolling for the 2021 – 2022 school year is Sunday, February 8, 2021.

Admissions Testing Dates – Round Two
Applicants will be assigned a specific testing date and time that will be communicated to parents directly from the Admissions Office.
– February 10th – 11th, 2021
– February 17th – 18th, 2021

Friday, March 12, 2021 – Notification of Admissions Decisions
The Admissions Decision Committee will notify all applicants by email, which will be sent out on March 12, 2021.

Wednesday, April 7, 2021- Common Reply Date
The Common Reply Date is the deadline for families to submit completed enrollment agreements and deposits to our school. Families may register and pay deposits starting on March 12, 2021, but everything must be submitted by April 7, 2021.

Thursday, April 29, 2021 – New Family Welcome & Orientation
All newly enrolled parents are invited to join us for an informative meeting to prepare you for the following school year. The meeting will begin with a welcome from Principal Jeff Matthews, followed by important information about the school calendar, school supplies, uniforms, cafeteria, carpool, and much more!

Date TBD – Ambassador Family Meet and Greet
All newly enrolled applicants and their families will be invited to campus for an afternoon of fun activities and the opportunity to meet other new families and current St. Cecilia Catholic School families and staff members.