All students in the Diocese of Arlington are required to take the High School Placement Test (HSPT) which is administered to 8th grade students during the fall or winter months.

Bishop O'Connell High School offers 7th graders the chance to take a practice High School Placement Test, or Pre-HSPT, on the following date:

Saturday, May 19, 2018

The test takes place from 9 a.m. to noon. The cost is $45 per student. Seats are limited, and pre-registration is required. REGISTRATION HAS REACHED MAXIMUM CAPACITY AND HAVE CLOSED REGISTRATION FOR 2018.

Please note that we do not offer any accommodations for the Pre-HSPT.

PARENTS - Please join us in the library at 11:30 a.m. for a presentation on Bishop O'Connell High School and a question and answer session with our Head of School, Dr. Joseph Vorbach.

Should you have any questions or would like additional information please contact the Admissions Office at or 703-237-1433.