METUCHEN, NJ – More than 180 prospective students and families had the opportunity to participate in student-guided tours of Saint Joseph High School’s 70 acre campus during the school’s annual Open House on Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019.

In addition, visitors were able to meet faculty, staff, coaches, club moderators and current students, who were available to answer questions about the school and their experiences.

Many prospective students follow-up their Open House visits by participating in the Freshman for a Day program at Saint Joseph High School. The program enables 7th and 8th graders to spend the day going through the class schedule of a current freshman.

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Eighth grade boys are invited to attend from now through Dec. 4, 2019. The opportunity is again offered starting January 13, 2020, for students who have been offered admission to the school but did not have a chance to attend Freshman for a Day.

Seventh grade boys are invited to attend from March 9, through May 8, 2020.

To sign up for Saint Joseph High School’s Freshman For a Day program, click here.

Entrance Exam and Scholarship Exam dates are:

  • Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019
  • Friday, Nov. 8, 2019
  • Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019

Make-up Entrance Exam Dates (Scholarships may not be available for the make-up exams):

  • Nov. 22, 2019
  • Dec. 13, 2019
  • Jan. 10, 2020
  • Feb, 7, 2020
  • March 6, 2020
  • April 3, 2020

For further information about the admissions process, call (732) 549-7600 x221 or click here.

Saint Joseph High School is a private, Catholic all-boys college preparatory school located on 70 acres in Metuchen, NJ. The mission of Saint Joseph High School is to cultivate a desire for life-long learning, nurture the integration of faith and academic inquiry, and instill values of integrity and compassion in the tradition of the Brothers of the Sacred Heart. The school draws students from a wide geographic area encompassing over 40 school districts and over 75 grammar schools in Middlesex, Somerset, and Union Counties, as well as outlying areas. To learn more, call (732) 549-7600, email, or visit