Entrance Exam

Entrance Exam, Class of 2026

Resurrection’s Entrance Exam will be administered on Saturday, December 4, 2021. A registration fee of $25 in the form of cash or check is required. Calculators and language translators are not permitted during the exam. 

For in-person testing:
Please note, the offering of an in-person Entrance Exam on December 4, 2021, is subject to change pending COVID-related circumstances. In the event that the Entrance Exam is offered only remotely, registrants will be notified.

Please arrive at 7:45 am. Testing will begin promptly at 8:00 am, ending at approximately 10:30 am. Bring two #2 pencils. You may choose to bring bottled water. Calculators and language translators are not permitted during the exam. Please enter through the main entrance doors where you will check-in and be escorted to a room. Temperature screening will take place, masks must be worn, and hand sanitizer will be used. On the day of the exam, in-person testers will receive a packet of information that includes materials necessary for the application to Resurrection College Prep.

Take the Entrance Exam at Resurrection

  • Incoming freshmen are requested to take the Resurrection College Prep High School Entrance Exam in order to be considered for admission. This exam is for 8th grade students only.  

Limited accommodations may be available.  Testing accommodations should be requested at the time of registration for the make-up exam and documentation must be received prior to the exam.  Please send information and your request to Ms. Briana O'Donnell at bodonnell@reshs.org or fax to 773.775.0611 by November 30, 2020.

Enrollment Test Components

1. Cognitive, which has 2 parts: VERBAL (analogies, synonyms, antonyms, logic) and QUANTITATIVE (reasoning, comparison and sequences).

2. Basic, which has 3 parts: READING (comprehension, vocabulary), LANGUAGE (punctuation, spelling, capitalization) and MATH.

RES Application Process
The application for admission will be made available at the Entrance Exam. Complete the authorization form: Records Release to Resurrection College Prep.  
Please contact Laura Dennis at ldennis@reshs.org or 773.775.6616 Ext 136 if you have any questions.