Admissions Process Timeline

List of 8 items.

  • September/October

    Open House at St. Francis High School
    Sunday, October 6, 2019 from 10 am to 12 noon
    Monday, October 7, 2019 from 5:30 - 7 pm
  • September-November

    Spend a day at St. Francis as a Red Raider!  
    Drop off is 7:45am - 1:45pm Pick up 
    Lunch provided.
    Please contact Admissions to schedule.
  • October/November

  • November

    Entrance and Scholarship Exam Saturday, November 23, 2019

    Students are to take the exam at their first choice school. Students are automatically registered to take the entrance exam at their first choice school when they submit an online application
  • By Entrance Exam Date

    Student’s current school should submit all requested information to the applicants first AND second choice schools (if chosen) by this date. Information includes marks from grades 6,7 & first quarter of 8th grade, NYS standardized tests scores, attendance figures from, as well as any advanced courses the applicant may be taking and teacher comments or ratings.

    Any questions about what is needed should be forwarded to the Admissions Office
  • December

    Make-up Entrance and Scholarship Exam December 7, 2019
    Scholarship Applications due December 1, 2019
    Tuition Assistance Applications due December 1, 2019
  • January

    Decision letters, scholarship announcements and tuition assistance awards will be mailed January 23, 2020
  • February

    Registration day is February 1, 2020 10am- 12 noon.  All registration paperwork must be completed online.

Admissions Calendar

List of 1 events.

  • Jan

    Youth Basketball Night

    Youth Basketball Night at St. Francis High School
     Tuesday, January 28, 2020
    • Players (10+ years of age), Parents and Coaches are welcome!
    • Learn more about St. Francis High School and its basketball program
    • See the St. Francis High School Red Raider Varsity Basketball team in action
    • Pizza dinner provided as well as a St. Francis Basketball T-Shirt
    • FREE OF CHARGE!!! 

      Schedule of Events
    • 5:45 PM Check In
    • 6:00 PM Meet and Greet with team and coaches/Information Session
    • 6:30 PM Pizza Dinner
    • 7:00 PM St. Francis High School Varsity Basketball vs Nichols
      If you have any questions or concerns please e-mail our Admissions Office at, or call at (716) 627-1200 ext. 582 or Coach Ferris at
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