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Important Dates & Events

The following important dates and events are specific to prospective members of the class of 2022. For more information, contact Pete Kennedy '97, Director of Admissions, at 716.874.4953 or

OPEN HOUSE for Prospective students and their families
  Sunday, October 1: 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  Monday, October 2: 5 to 7:30 p.m.
Enjoy a private, student-guided tour of our modern campus featuring:
• The Cullen Center for Excellence in Science
• All-Weather Robert T. Scott Athletic Field Complex
• Fine Arts Wing
• Downing Digital Library
In addition, meet our teachers, staff, coaches, and current students. After the tour, enjoy refreshments courtesy of the SJCI Parents’ Guild.
No reservations are necessary. The event is held on our campus at 845 Kenmore Avenue in Buffalo.
Become a St. Joe's student for the day! Let a current freshman act as your guide as you experience our Community of Excellence. You will be issued your own Apple iPad for the day, attend classes, tour the campus, enjoy a complementary meal in the cafeteria and meet new friends! Call the Admissions Office to schedule your day! (8th grade students only)
September 25 – November 16 
To be considered for admission, parents must complete an application for admission on behalf of their son and arrange for transcripts to be forwarded by the middle school. An application should be completed prior to the entrance exam. Once an application is received by the St. Joe's Admissions Office, exam confirmation and tuition support information is mailed directly to parents.

Gain the competitive edge with the St. Joe's Entrance Exam Prep Course!
The St. Joe's Entrance Exam Prep Course is open to boys planning to apply to Catholic High Schools. Held at St. Joe's on Saturday mornings from 8:30 a.m. to noon, the 2017 course will take place on the four weekends leading up to the Entrance Exam: October 21, October 28, November 4 and November 11.
All prospective members of the class of 2022 must take the Scholarship and Entrance Exam first held on Saturday, November 18 at 8:30 a.m. at St. Joe’s. The exam is offered monthly under our rolling admissions policy.   
Acceptance packets and tuition support notification will be mailed on January 18, 2018. Registration and course selection is held in early February.
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