Admissions: Application Process
Parents of students interested in attending Saint Bonaventure High School in the 2019-2020 school year can apply online beginning September 15, 2018. Prospective 9th grade students who do not meet the primary admissions deadline of January 23, 2019 are welcome to apply at any time and will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis if space is available. If you would like to request an admissions packet or have any questions about the admissions process please contact Mr. Palomares, Director of Marketing & Outreach at (805) 648-6836 x124.
The Application Process requires:
1. A Completed SBHS Application
There is a $75 application fee due at the time an application is submitted to Saint Bonaventure High School. The application period for the 2019-2020 school year will open on September 15, 2018. The application fee includes the cost of the High School Placement Test which is requried of all prospective 9th grade students. Please note: the $75 application fee is non-refundable.
2. Completion of the High School Placement Test
Saint Bonaventure High School's primary placement test will be administered on January 26, 2019. A second HSPT will be offered in early February 2019. Please note, the HSPT is required for all prospective 9th grade students.
3. Student Report Card and Recommendation Forms
Saint Bonaventure High School will request this information from each student's school on your behalf. There may be some instances where parents will be asked to request this information for their student's school to ensure all information is received in a timely manner. Recommendation forms will be sent to each student's Principal, Math teacher and English teacher.
4. Acceptance Notifications
Notifications of acceptance for applicants who meet the primary admissions application deadline (January 23, 2019) will be mailed on March 1, 2019. Prospective 9th grade students who do not meet the primary admissions application deadline are welcome to apply at any time and will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis if space is available.