Upper School Admissions

Thank you for your interest in Lacordaire Academy.
Director of Admission: Mrs. Joan Hearst 
973-744-1156 ext.12

Lacordaire Academy provides a strong environment for a college-bound
student body of young women of diverse talents and backgrounds. 
Our program is developed to offer a wide variety of educational experiences which prepare our students for college and beyond.
We offer Advanced Placement, college credit and online high school courses. 


Candidates  submit the following to the Admission Office by  January 3, 2015                                                                      

All documentation should be sent to:
Lacordaire Academy
Director of Admission- Mrs. Joan Hearst
155 Lorraine Avenue
Upper Montclair, NJ 07043           

Completed Application: application for admission
A non-refundable $75.00 application fee
Most recent immunization records 
Graded writing sample
The sending school must forward to the Admission Office:

Two Teacher Recommendations: teacher recommendation
 Standardized Tests accepted:COOP Exam,NJ ASK, ISEE,SSAT
Transcripts for: 6th,7th,and first semester 8th grade 

The Newark Archdiocesan COOP Exam will be administered on November 7, 2015 and is offered at Lacordaire Academy

Candidates Visit Lacordaire
Applicants attend a half day  of classes as part of the Admission Process. 
Visits are arranged through the Admission Office.

For Information about Tuition Click Here!


Other Upper School Links

Academy Calendars

Keep up to date with all the latest happenings in the Academy from vacations to special events!

Open Houses

To learn more about the Academy attend an open house, meet faculty and participate in a guided tour led by student ambassadors.


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Upcoming Events

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