8th Grade Information

Register for the High School Placement Test

Scholarships Opportunities for High School

Below is a partial list of Scholarships offered to students looking forward to High School.

Each scholarship has its own set of criterion and guidelines.  Those that require an essay provide the topic in the spring.

When information is received by the school office, the information will be provided through the school website under the parent/grade 8 tab.

  • Catholic Business Network Foundation of Prince George’s County – Cap Mona Family Scholarship Series
  • Catholic Daughters of the Americas National Scholarship
  • The John Carroll Society (JCS) Margaret Mary Missar Junior High Division Essay Competition
  • The Lucinda Jasper Scholarship  http://www.lljsf.org provides details
  • Knights of Columbus State Council:  Frederick M.  Gossman & William J. O’Brien memorial scholarships  www.kofc-md.org provides details
  • Knights of Columbus St. Mary of the Assumption Council, No. 9302, Fr. Echle  and Deceased Members Scholarship.
  • Carol Welteroth Marvin Principal’s Scholarship for students students intending to attend Bishop McNamara High School
  • Gary Lee Ryon, Jr. Memorial Scholarship  www.garyryonmemorial.org for information
  • Nancy L Young Memorial Scholarship founded and funded by her husband.

Individual High Schools offers scholarships for academic merit, fine arts, etc., and that information can be obtained directly from the school.

REMINDER:  Students DO NOT NEED letters of recommendation for AOW high schools.

Should your child need a letter of recommendation for a scholarship submission, please request the letter IN WRITING and include the name of the scholarship you are referencing.  Please include any information that the writer should have about your child.