Upper School Admissions

Thank you for your interest in Lacordaire Academy.
Director of Admission: Mrs. Saydi Callahan Keefe
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.

All documentation should be sent to

Lacordaire Academy
Director of Admission- Mrs. Joan Hearst
155 Lorraine Avenue
Upper Montclair, NJ 07043

Candidates Who Wish to Apply Online

Lacordaire Academy uses the Standard Application Online (SAO). To learn more about using the SAO and begin your application, click here.

Candidates Who Wish to Apply with a Hard Copy Submit the Following to the Admission Office
  1. Completed Application
    1. Admissions Application Part 1
    2. Admissions Application Part 2
  2. A non-refundable $75.00 application fee
  3. Most recent immunization record
The Sending School Must Forward to the Admission Office by January 4, 2018
  1. Two Teacher Recommendations: Download Here
  2. Standardized Tests accepted:COOP Exam, NJ ASK, ISEE, SSAT
  3. Transcripts for: 6th,7th,and first semester 8th grade
  1. The Newark Archdiocesan COOP Exam will be administered on November 10, 2017 and is offered at Lacordaire Academy.
Candidates Visit Lacordaire
  1. Applicants attend a half day of classes as part of the Admission Process
  2. Visits are arranged through the Admission Office
Current Tuition Schedule 2018 - 2019
Upper School (9th-12th) $14,800.00
Middle School (5th-8th) $10,700.00
Lower School (1st-4th) $9,950.00
Kindergarten $9,000.00
Pre-K4 $9,000.00
Graduation Fees
8th Grade $125.00
12th Grade $300.00
Sibling Discounts
Two (2) Children 5% Younger Student
3+ Children 10% Younger Student

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