Calendar of Events


Freshmen at Locker

Magnificat students gearing up for classes.

Monday, September 21, 2015

  • Fall shadowing begins. The shadowing program is available to 8th grade students and to potential transfer students. Some days will be unavailable as the Magnificat calendar is subject to change.

Saturday, September 26, 2015

This year, Magnificat will be offering a practice exam/prep course on Saturday, September 26 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. (This is an optional exam.)

Students who attend these classes will take a timed, full HSPT test under testing conditions. Lunch will be provided, along with a manual and instructional materials. Cost is $149 and testing will be administered by Seeley Test Pros at Magnificat, 20770 Hilliard Blvd., Rocky River. Registration and additional information is available online at
***Disclaimer: This class does not take the place of actually registering and taking a high school placement test.***

7th Grade students are invited to take a practice exam in May of 2016. Online registration for the practice exam will become available in the spring.

Members of the Magnificat Admissions Department will be available from 8-11 a.m. to answer any questions you may have regarding Magnificat. Tours will also be available.

Note: There are many ways that your child can prepare for taking the High School Placement Test (HSPT). Practice books are available at your local library, or are available for purchase online and at bookstores. Listed below are a few examples of the many books available:

  • Master the Catholic High School Entrance Exams 2015 by Peterson’s
  • Barron’s COOP/HSPT/TACHS, 3rd Edition
  • Kaplan Catholic High School Entrance Exams: COOP * HSPT * TACHS (Kaplan Test Prep)
  • HSPT Flashcard Study System by HSPT Exam Secrets Test Prep Staff

There are also online sites that can help your child familiarize herself with the HSPT exam such as:


Sunday, October 4, 2015

  • Fall Open House, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Saturday, October 10 and Saturday, October 17, 2015

  • 8th grade Scholarship/Placement Exam, 8 a.m.-Noon; 
    Parent Information Session, 9-10:30 a.m.

Thursday, November 20, 21, 27 & 28, 2015

  • Cinderella--Fall Musical Talk Back, 7 p.m.

Friday, December 4, 2015

  • Last day of fall shadowing

Saturday, January 30, 2016

  • Magnifibot 3.0, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Saturday, March 5, 2016

  • Registration for the Class of 2020, 9 a.m.-Noon

Saturday, March 13, 2016

  • MagnifiZoo, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Thursday, April 14, 2016

  • Spring Open House, 5-7 p.m.
MagnifiZoo 2015 a Success!
  • Magnificat again partnered with Cleveland Metroparks Zoo for a day of animal appreciation, just for girls! Participants experienced animals up close and personal, learned about their lifestyles and habitats from female animal educators, researched their animals and then created videos about them. Click here for a photo gallery of this year's event!

Hope to see you on Saturday, March 13, at MagnifiZoo 2016.

Please call or email Mrs. Barb Hermann, Director of Admissions, with questions about Future Blue Streak events at 440.331.1572, ext. 274 or at bhermann[at]maghs[dot]org.