Admissions Process & Application

Presentation of Mary Academy Application Checklist – Class of 2022

Class of 2022 Application Deadline: Friday, December 22, 2017

Click here to make an Admissions Inquiry using our online form.


October 29, 2017

Visit Presentation of Mary Academy’s Open House anytime between 10:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. This is a great time to tour the school, meet teachers and students, pick up an application, and register for the Entrance Exam!

October 1st-December 1st, 2017

Students can register for the Scholastic Testing Service High School Placement Test by stopping by the Admissions Office or by e-mailing their full name, address, telephone number, and current school name to our Director of Admissions, Mrs. Jane Danahy-Foss at Sign-ups are also offered at the annual Open House on October 29, 2017. The exam fee is $40.00.

The 2017 High School Placement Test is being administered at Presentation of Mary Academy on (students choose ONE testing date only)

  • Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

At PMA we guarantee a familiar classroom environment for testing. There will never be more than 18 students in a room!

October 2017 – May 2017

Interested students should make appointments to visit Presentation of Mary Academy for an entire school day. Visiting students attend classes, meet teachers, and eat lunch with current PMA students! Shadow Days are always very informative and lots of fun! Shadow days take place throughout the months of October – May.  To take part in the PMA shadowing program, please contact Mrs. Sarah Hamilton  at (978) 682-9391 ext. 112 or via email at

November 1, 2017

Applicants should be working on the PMA Application. The Transcript Request Form and Transcript Record Form should be given to a guidance counselor, principal, or eighth grade teacher to be completed and forwarded to the Presentation of Mary Academy Admissions Office.

September 18, 2017 – December 22, 2017

All students are encouraged to schedule an optional family interview (student and at least one parent/guardian).  Please call the Admissions Office to schedule.  All interviews must be conducted by December 22,  2017.

November 4 and December 2, 2017

The High School Entrance Exam is administered at Presentation of Mary Academy. Students must report to the Academy at 8:15 a.m. Testing will be completed by 12:00 p.m.

December 22, 2017

Applications and financial aid applications to FACTS tuition aid are due by this date.

January 31, 2018

All applicants for admission will be mailed by this date. Students’ applications including interview must be complete to receive a decision letter. The following must be on file in the Admissions Office: application, transcript, letters of recommendation, and high school placement test scores.


Download and print a 2022 application packet or complete online.