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Application Process

How To Apply

8th Grade Applicants Attending Catholic School In The Archdiocese of Washington

  1. Students must submit an application Online to DeMatha by December 15th. A fee of $50 is required.
  2. In addition, to be reviewed for admission, a student must register for the High School Placement Test (HSPT) and select DeMatha as one of the three allowed choices. Catholic middle schools automatically send records and recommendations to us only if DeMatha is selected.
  3. If interested in scholarships and/or financial aid, please review the Tuition & Financial Assistance page for instructions. The Archdiocese of Washington application (via TADS) deadline is December 1st and the separate DeMatha application (via FACTS) deadline is December 15th.

8th Grade Applicants Attending Public, Private or Home School

  1. Students must complete an application Online to DeMatha by December 15th. A fee of $50 is required.
  2. Register for the High School Placement Test (HSPT) administered by the Archdiocese of Washington. DeMatha must be selected as one of the three choices. Click here after October 1, to register online. Please follow all directions and keep a copy for your records.
  3. During the Online application process, students are directed to request, via email, a copy of academic records from their Registrar. In addition, three recommendations forms must be received: one from the School Counselor, and two from an English, Math, Science, and/or Social Studies (core subjects) teacher. All documents must be then scanned by and sent directly from school officials to admissions@dematha.org. Records and recommendations are due on or before January 8th.
  4. If interested in scholarships and/or financial aid, please review the Tuition & Financial Assistance page for instructions. The Archdiocese of Washington application (via TADS) deadline is December 1st and the separate DeMatha application (via FACTS) deadline is December 15th.

Transfer Applicants

  1. Complete an application for the 2019-2020 academic year online to DeMatha.* A $50 fee is required. 
     
  2. During the Online application process, students are directed to request, via email, academic records from their Registrar. In addition, three recommendations forms must be received: one from the School Counselor, and two from an English, Math, Science, and/or Social Studies (core subjects) teacher. All documents must be then scanned and sent directly from school officials to admissions@dematha.org
     
  3. If interested in scholarships and/or financial aid, please review the Tuition & Financial Assistance page for instructions. The Archdiocese of Washington application (via TADS) deadline is December 1st and the separate online DeMatha application (via FACTS) deadline is March 15th.

*Please Note: Students seeking an immediate or mid-year transfer for the 2018-2019 academic year must call the Admissions Office at 240-764-2210 and speak with an  Admissions Advisor prior to submitting an on-line application.  

 

 

Apply Online

Applications for 2019-2020 Academic Year now available!

 

Step One: Pre-Application

Pre-App

Step Two: Application

Once the Pre-App is completed, the 1) Student Information and Essay, 2) Household Information and 3) Application Fee, each item inside the Application, must also be completed for the student to be considered for admission. If not, he will remain a Prospect, and review will be delayed.

Click below to log in to the Admission Portal to finalize the application.

Admission Portal