Mary Star of the Sea High School

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Important Dates

Click Here to fill out an interest form to receive reminders of important application/registration dates.
The following dates are important to incoming freshmen for the 2020-2021 school year. All others, including transfer and international students, interested in applying to Mary Star of the Sea High School, please click for Admissions Procedures and Applications.
October 2020: Elementary School Nights
  • Tuesday, October 13, 2020
  • Wednesday, October 14, 2020
  • Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Mary Star of the Sea High School will be participating in 3 Elementary School Nights, offering live 25-minute Zoom sessions highlighting school information and the admission process. Zoom sessions will air from 7pm - 7:25pm, 7:30pm - 7:55pm, and 8pm - 8:25pm. 
Family Campus Tours
Prospective students and parents have the opportunity to take a private tour of our beautiful facility. See the campus and learn more about what Mary Star of the Sea High School has to offer. Tour appointments are available Mondays-Thursdays, 8:30am - 2:00pm, and Fridays, 8:30am-12:00pm. Please click HERE for Star Family Tour registration form.
Tuesday, November 10, 2020: 5:30pm - 8:30pm Mary Star of the Sea High School Information Evening 
Click here to view MSHS Information Presentation.
This is a great opportunity for prospective students and their parents to learn about the challenging and dynamic programs offered at Mary Star of the Sea High School. Have your questions answered, find out about the application process and receive complete information packets. For more information please call the main office (310) 547-1138.
November/December CEF Tap Cycle 1 Renewal Applications
Please contact your current elementary school principal for details.
Friday, December 18, 2020: Mary Star of the Sea Tuition Assistance Application Deadline
Tuition Assistance Applications are available HERE.
January 2021 - April 2021: Star Shadow Days
Come spend the day with a Mary Star student to experience their classes and life as a Star! Please contact the main office at (310) 547-1138 for more information and to set up a Shadow Day. (Availability based on the recommendations of local government and health officials.)
Friday, January 15, 2021: Application Deadline for Placement Exam
To register for the placement exam, please submit a completed application packet with the $75.00 application fee BEFORE January 15, 2021.
Saturdays, January 16 and 30, 2021: Placement Exam (choose one on application)
The test will be administered online. The use of calculators is not permitted. The test will begin promptly at 8:00am and will last approximately 3 hours.
To be fully registered for the entrance exam, please submit a completed application packet, including the $75.00 application fee.  Applications are available from your Catholic Elementary School, the Mary Star of the Sea High School Office, or you may download one here.
For registration and information email us ( or call the school's main office at (310) 547-1138.
February: Freshmen Admission Interviews
The admissions committee will interview freshmen applicants (by appointment only).
Friday, March 5, 2021: Acceptance Letters
MSHS mails acceptance letters to the Class of 2025
Thursday, March 18, 2021: 5pm - 7pm Incoming Freshmen Registration
The MSHS Class of 2025 registers for their Freshmen Classes (by appointment only).