Incoming 9th Graders Application Process

Thank you for considering CMCP as your high school of choice!

In order to be considered for admission to Chaminade-Madonna College Preparatory, candidates must complete the following steps:

Apply and Register for the Entrance Exam.

The following must be provided in order to complete the application process. If your child attends a Catholic middle school, the following process occurs directly with the school:

1. 7th and 8th Grade Report Cards.

2. Standardized Test Scores from 7th and 8th grade.

3. If applicable, a psycho-educational evaluation less than 3 years, Individualized Education Programs or 504 Plans.

4. Completed Principal’s Recommendation Form provided by CMCP and emailed to

All above-referenced documents must be received no later than January 12, 2019.

**Only complete applications will be reviewed for consideration.

All Incoming 9th grade students are required to take the Entrance exam at Chaminade-Madonna. The next entrance exam will be administered on March 20, 2020 at 8:30 AM.

The following are a few guidelines for the HSPT which will be administered at Chaminade-Madonna.

  • Please arrive no later than 7:45 a.m. at the front of Chaminade-Madonna 500 E Chaminade Dr. Hollywood, FL 33021.
  • Bring two #2 pencils.
  • Please wear: Girls: Polo-type shirt or blouse with khakis. Boys: Polo-type shirt with khakis
  • Light jacket or sweatshirt is recommended.
  • Please make sure your child eats a good breakfast.

The test is approximately 3 hours and covers Verbal and Quantitative Skills, Reading, Math and Language (Grammar). Chaminade-Madonna strongly suggests a student to prepare for the HSPT Exam. A resource for this exam is Barron's Strategies and Practice for the HSPT ©2018  By Sandra Martin.