We use Ravenna to collect inquiries and manage the application process. Your family can use your account to register for an event, complete an application, submit an essay, request recommendations, and view your current application status. Click here to create a Ravenna account. Please contact the Xaverian admissions office at admissions@xbhs.com or 781-326-6392 with any questions or concerns.

Please note that students who submit applications after the admission deadline will be placed on a wait list. Students on the waitlist will be chosen to fill vacancies if they become available during the summer. Please contact the admissions office with any questions.

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  • Grade 7-8 Application Process

     
    Application Steps

    1.  Create a Ravenna account (Click here to begin)
              - Complete an application
              - Submit a student essay
              - Request an official school transcript
              - Request teacher & administrator recommendations

    2.  Take the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE) 

    3.  Complete a student interview

    4.  Submit a financial aid application (optional)
  • Grade 7-8 Important Dates


    Important Dates

    Grade 7-8 Open House
    Oct 28, 2018
    9 a.m.

    Entrance Exam
    Nov 17, 2018
    8:30-11:30 a.m.

    Entrance Exam
    Dec 1, 2018
    8:30-11:30 a.m.
     
    Information Night
    Dec 11, 2018
    6-8 p.m.

    Grade 7-8 Application & Financial Aid Deadline
    Jan 15, 2019

    Admissions Decisions Released
    March 1, 2019
  • Grade 9 Application Process

      
    Application Steps

    1.  
    Create a Ravenna account (Click here to begin)
              - Complete the online application
              - Submit a student essay
              - Request an official transcript from your current school
              - Request school administrator or guidance counselor recommendation

    2.  Take the entrance exam (HSPT is preferred*)

    3.  Complete a student interview (optional)

    4.  Submit a financial aid application (optional)

    * All grade 9 applicants will be considered for an academic scholarship on the following criteria:
              - HSPT Composite score of 90 or above
              - Average of 80 or above in all grade 7 and 8 classes
              - Discipline record in good standing
  • Grade 9 Important Dates

     
    Important Dates

    Open House
    October 21, 2018
    9 a.m.

    Entrance Exam 
    Nov 17, 2018
    8:30 - 11:30 a.m.

    Information Night
    Nov 27, 2018
    6 - 8 p.m.

    Entrance Exam 
    Dec 1, 2018
    8:30 - 11:30 a.m.

    Application & Financial Aid Deadline
    December 15, 2018

    Admissions Decisions Released
    Feb 1, 2019
  • Transfer Application Process


    Transfer applications will be considered beginning in April. Please contact the admissions office at admissions@xbhs.com or 781-326-6392 with any questions.


    Application Steps

    1.  Create an online admissions account (Click here to begin)
              - Complete the online application
              - Submit a student essay
              - Request an official transcript from your current school
              - Request school administrator or counselor recommendation
    2.  Complete an admissions interview 
    3.  Submit a financial aid application (optional)
A private, Catholic, college preparatory day school for boys in grades 7-12. The Boston area prep school offers a rigorous academic curriculum, a well-developed campus ministry program focused on faith, character, and leadership, and a proud athletic tradition featuring competitive Division 1 high school athletics in the Catholic Conference.