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2022-2023 Admission Calendar

The application for the 2023-2024 school year will open on September 30, 2022

Early Decision Deadline: November 30, 2022 
  • Teacher Recommendations Deadline: November 4, 2022 (suggested)
  • Family Interviews: October 25, 2022-November 30, 2022 
  • Admission Decision Notification: December 16, 2022 

Priority Decision Deadline: February 3, 2023 
  • Teacher Recommendations Deadline: January 13, 2023 (suggested)
  • Family Interviews: October 25, 2022 - February 3, 2023
  • Admission Decision Notification: March 3, 2023 

Other Important Dates: 
  • Financial Grant Application Open: December 2, 2022 
  • Financial Grant Application Deadline February 3, 2023

Application Requirements

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  • Online Application

    $150 Application Fee
    The 2022-2023 application is now open! When you click apply, you will be prompted to create an account through our admissions portal. All aspects of the admissions process will occur through this portal, so make sure to record your username and password!
  • School Records

    Current school year + two previous years
    The records release form can be downloaded from the online checklist in the online application, printed, signed, and sent to the applicant's current and previous schools' registrar offices. 

    Please note: This is a school-to-school request. St. Michael's must receive records directly from the school. 
  • Teacher Recommendations

    St. Michael's requires two recommendation forms.
    Form 1: Math or Science (current school year)
    Form 2: English or Social Studies (current school year)

    This form can be sent directly to teachers by entering their email address through the online application checklist. 
  • Standardized Test Scores

    We accept scores from the following exams:
    • ISEE (Independent School Entrance Exam)
    • SSAT (Secondary School Admission Test) 
    • PSAT (10th - 12th grade applicants) 
    • SAT (10th - 12th grade applicants)
    • ACT (10th - 12th grade applicants)
    If you elect to take the ISEE exam, our school code is 440313.
    If you elect to take the SSAT exam, our school code is 1999.
  • Shadow Visits

    Students will receive a taste of St. Michael's on campus!
    On selected Fridays throughout the school year, students will have the opportunity to visit with current St. Michael's teachers and students during Shadow Visit days. Students will: 
    • Tour St. Michael's with current students
    • Attend a class with a St. Michael's faculty member
    • Play a round of SMCA Trivia
    • Enjoy a complimentary lunch by our wonderful Ms. T & Staff! 
  • Family Interview

    Student portion followed by the family portion.
    Upon receipt of a completed application, transcripts, and both teacher recommendations, the admission office will send an email to sign up for an interview. Interviews will take place via Zoom, and at least one parent or guardian is required to attend.
  • Optional Application Materials

    Additional teacher recommendation letters or forms
    If an applicant would like to submit additional recommendation forms, he or she may request that the admissions team send the official teacher recommendation form to the faculty member of their choosing.

Contact Us

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  • Leah Esparza 

    Director of Advancement

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  • We are a

    Family of Families
3000 Barton Creek Boulevard, Austin, Texas 78735  (512) 328-2323
St. Michael's Catholic Academy is mindful of its mission to prepare the student holistically for leadership, service, and decision making consistent with Catholic values; and admit students of any race, color, or national and/or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to the school. St. Michael's Catholic Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and/or ethnic origin, age, or gender in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, financial aid and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs. St. Michael's Catholic Academy does not discriminate against students with special needs; a full range of services might not be available.