St. Dominic Savio Catholic High School



How to Apply

Thank you for considering St. Dominic Savio Catholic High School. Applications for admission are conducted online for the upcoming school year. Please contact Mrs. Holly Bologna, Director of Admissions, if you have any questions or problems accessing the online application. Mrs. Bologna can be contacted at or 512-388-8846 x5504

To be considered for admission to St. Dominic Savio for the 2017-2018 school year, completed Online Admission Applications and all supplementary documents are due on Friday, February 10, 2017. It's not too late! Applications for 2017-2018 school are still being accepted! Applicants that are applying past the due date will be admitted on a space available basis.

Application Process: 

Step 1: Select the Application below for the appropriate academic year:

Step 2: Create an account. Then log in to your account and Create A New Student Application for your child. 

Step 3: Complete the online application and pay the $125 application fee by February 10, 2017.

Step 4: Submit the following supplemental documents by February 10, 2017.

  • Copy of student Baptismal Record (if applicable)
  • Submit to your school, the Request for Release of Academic Records Form. Your current school will need to send us transcripts for the last 3 years (6th, 7th and 8th grades), current report card, standarized test scores for the last 3 years,  immunization records and vision, hearing, scoliosis screens.
  • Forward EnglishTeacher Recommendation Form to student’s current English teacher. Teacher will submit completed form directly to St. Dominic Savio.
  • Forward Math Teacher Recommendation Form to student’s current Math teacher. Teacher will submit completed form directly to St. Dominic Savio.
  • Take the PSAT 8/9 Placement Test at St. Dominic Savio on either of these dates; January 10 or 26, 2017. CLICK HERE for registration form.
  • Applicant's 2 hand written essays.
  • Interview at St. Dominic Savio. We will host interviews on campus Saturday, February 11, 2017. You will receive a confirmation email with the link to make your interview appointment online once your application is submitted. 
For the complete admission application checklist CLICK HERE

Admission Policy

St. Dominic Savio Catholic High School is dedicated to its mission and to the Catholic community in and around the city of Austin.  All interested students and families are encouraged to apply.  The Admission Committee determines qualification of candidates for admission on the basis of the following:

  • the student’s desire for a Catholic education;
  • a completed online application for admission;
  • two student handwritten essays
  • past educational records;
  • recommendations from previous teachers, including one English instructor and one Mathematics instructor;
  • a personal interview with the Admission Committee;
  • the demonstrated ability/potential to be successful in a college preparatory environment.

St. Dominic Savio Catholic High School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national/ethnic origin, gender, or physical limitations (given reasonable accommodations) in the administration of its admission policies, educational policies, financial aid program, or other school-administered programs.