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Important Admissions Information for 2021-2022 School Year


CPHS Virtual Open House/ Information Session: Sunday, October 4th

Link is available to view on October 4th @10am until Friday, November 6th @11:59pm

 HCST District Page

 CPHS Main Page

 CPHS Admissions Page


Admissions Process

Sunday, October 4th                  Application Opens @12pm 

Friday, November 6th                Application Closes @11:59pm

Friday, November 13th              Letter of Recommendation(s) Due @11:59pm

Friday, December 11th              Counselor Documentation Due @ 11:59pm

Monday, December 14th            Application Review Process Begins



Criteria for Review

  • Standardized Test Scores
  • Program Choice
  • Transcript (Grades 5-7)
  • Essay
  • 8th Grade Report Card
  • Recommendation Letter

Applicants receive separate email notifications when the following is submitted

  • Application
  • Recommendation(s) Letter
  • Counselor documentation


Teacher Recommendation 1 (Required)             Recommendation 2 (Optional)
Applicant provides name and email address in the Recommendation Section of the Application.
Once the application is submitted, the teacher will receive a School Mint link to complete the recommendation.
Hard copies or emails will not be accepted

Portfolios are accepted but not required.

Performing Arts Dance and Theatre Applicants are required to schedule an Audition/Placement Class (Link will be posted)


Applicants will receive a decision via email, by March 31, 2021


If you have any questions, please contact our admissions office:

County Prep High School Admissions
525 Montgomery Street, Jersey City, NJ 07302
(201) 631-6306