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Incoming 9th Graders

As a student at Lansing Catholic High School you are part of something bigger, not just a number or another face in the crowd. You will be part of a community of people who care about you as an individual and who strive to help you grow intellectually, spiritually, and socially.

1) Apply

  • Complete the application
  • Return the application and $25 application fee to LCHS

2) Get Accepted

  • The first set of acceptance letters are mailed in early January.  
  • Families are notified of acceptances by mail and email.
  • Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until our freshmen class is full.
  • Acceptances are conditional on the successful completion of 8th grade and 8th grade teacher recommendations.

3) Register

  • Registration appointments take place throughout February and March. 
  • Available dates and times for registration meetings are mailed with acceptance letters and a sign up link is sent by email.
  • Registration Meetings
    • Families meet individually with LCHS staff to determine next year’s class schedule, and create a four year plan for academic, spiritual, social, and service opportunities at registration meetings.
    • Pay the registration fee of $100 (or $200 after April 15), turn in the Tuition Calculation Worksheet/Financial Agreement Form, and establish a tuition plan with our tuition advisor
    • Turn in a copy of immunizations and birth certificate
  • After March 26, families need to contact our counseling and tuition offices directly to schedule a registration appointment:

Detailed Admissions Timeline for Incoming 9th Graders

  • December - Application information is mailed to families with 8th graders
  • December, January, February, & March - Applications are returned to LCHS & Acceptance letters along with registration and tuition information are mailed to families who have applied
  • February & March -  8th grade families meet individually with LCHS staff for registration appointments to determine next year's class schedule, four year educational plans, and tuition plans.
  • March 1  - Financial Assistance Priority Deadline  (This is a priority deadline to be  eligible for the maximum number of scholarships. Families will still be considered after this deadline, but will miss out on some scholarship opportunities.)
  • April 15 - Registration fee increases to $200 per student (registration fee of $100 before April 15)
  • April 17, 2019 -  Meet the Cougars event for incoming 9th graders and their parents at LCHS
  • June 5, 2019 - Ice Cream Social for incoming 9th graders and their parents at LCHS
  • June & July  - Chromebook Orientations
  • June - Course Schedules are set and families can view final schedules on Skyward
  • July TBA, 2019 - Used Textbook and Uniform Swap takes place
  • August TBA, 2019 - New Family Orientation for parents and students
  • August TBA, 2019 - 9th Grade Student Orientation
  • August TBA, 2019 - School begins!

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