Important Admissions Information for 2022-2023 School Year

The ‘Online Application’ link is now available until Sunday, November 7, 2021 at 11:59pm 

HCST District Page        www.hcstonline.org
CPHS Main Page            cphs.hcstonline.org

Important Admission Dates:

Sunday, October 3rd         Application Opened at 12:00pm
Sunday, November 7th     Application Closes at 11:59pm
Sunday, November 14th   Letter of Recommendation(s) Due at 11:59pm
Sunday, December 12th    Counselor Documentation Due at 11:59pm
Friday, December 17th      Application Review Process Begins

**APPLICATIONS ARE ONLY AVAILABLE TO CURRENT 8TH GRADE STUDENTS. APPLICATIONS ARE NOT OPEN TO TRANSFER STUDENTS**

Reminders:

  • Hard copies or emails of recommendation letters will not be accepted
  • Portfolios are accepted but not required.
  • Performing Arts - Dance, Music and Audio Technology, and Theatre majors applicants are required to schedule an Audition/Placement Class (instructions are in the application)

Criteria for Review:

  • Standardized Test Scores
  • Program Choice
  • Transcript (Grades 6-7)
  • Essay
  • 8th Grade Report Card
  • Recommendation Letter
    *Please note, there is no entrance exam 

All Applicants will receive a decision via email, by March 31, 2022.
If you have any further questions, please contact our admissions office:

County Prep High School Admissions
525 Montgomery Street, Jersey City, NJ 07302
cphsapps@hcstonline.org
(201) 631-6306