High School Placement Test

Eighth grade students interested in attending Mercy for the 2019-2020 school year must take the High School Placement Test.

HSPT PREP COURSE (8th Grade Only)
8th Grade Prospective students are invited to prepare for the High School Placement Test at the Mercy preparation course facilitated by Mrs. Trish Brown, 9th Grade Counselor.
Saturday, November 3, 2018
8:00am – 11:00am at Mercy
Cost $50
Please register online by the Thursday before the test date. On site registrations are also accepted.
Saturday, November 17, 2018
7:30am - 11:30am
Saturday, December 1, 2018
Please contact Kristine Daley, Ph.D., Student Learning Liaison, at kdaley@mhsmi.org and register on this day if you have an accommodation plan.
7:30am - 11:30am
Saturday, February 2, 2019
7:30am - 11:30am
Saturday, March 2, 2019
7:30am - 11:30am

Testing Information

  • The High School Placement test, measuring proficiency in English, reading, vocabulary, math, problem solving and science, is administered to eighth grade students. Test results and school records determine acceptance to Mercy High School.
  • There is a $40 fee to take the placement test. You may pay online via credit card with your registration. Payments via cash or checks payable to Mercy High School will be accepted testing day.
  • Please arrive at 7:30am for check-in and testing begins at 8:00am. Enter Mercy by doors nearest flagpole, 11 Mile side of school.
  • Have two sharpened #2 pencils.
  • A snack will be provided during the break.
  • NO calculators allowed.
  • Register online here beginning September 15, 2018