The instruction will be provided on a safe and secure remote learning platform. The classes are coed, open to all rising ninth graders. The classes will be taught by Rod Takacs, Dean of Students, St. Thomas High School, and Camille Hagerty, eighth grade teacher. Mrs. Hagerty taught at St. Christopher School, as well as in the Goose Creek and La Porte Independent School Districts. Mr. Takacs can be reached at for more information including fees, content, learning platform, and practice books required. 

After registration, and prior to the start of each class, a Zoom link will be emailed to families. The email address provided at registration will be used.

Fee for each class:$350
Live remote platform:Zoom
ISEE content:Verbal, Reading, and Math
HSPT content:Verbal, Quantitative, and Nonverbal Skills
ISEE practice book:SSAT & ISEE Prep
The Princeton Review, 2021 Edition, ISBN # 978-0-525-56940-4
HSPT practice book: Master the Catholic High School Entrance Exams
Peterson’s, 2021 Edition , ISBN-13 # 978-0-7689-4401-3

Purchase Practice Books

Practice books should be purchased by each student’s family prior to the start of each class. Click the following links to purchase books:

ISEE Prep Book

HSPT Prep Book

Session Schedules


ISEE Test Prep Class

  • Monday, November 23, 9:00-11:30 AM
  • Tuesday, November 24, 9:00-11:30 AM
  • Wednesday, November 25, 9:00-11:30 AM
Master the Catholic High School Entrance Exams 2021

HSPT Test Prep Class

  • Saturday, December 5, 9:00-11:30 AM
  • Saturday, December 12, 9:00-11:30 AM
  • Saturday, December 19, 9:00-11:30 AM