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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 grade students thet chance to take a practice HSPT (Pre-HSPT) during the spring or summer months.

UPDATE - The May Pre-HSPT has been postponed. We are hoping to offer it over the summer.

Please complete the inquiry form here, if you would like to be contacted when a new date becomes feasible.

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