The Office of Admissions invites you to learn more about Bishop Snyder High School by visiting our beautiful Jacksonville campus. Discover our college-preparatory academics, faith-filled environment, athletic opportunities and the extracurricular activities offered at Snyder. Admission is open to high school students of all faiths.

Learn more by attending one of our upcoming events.

Open House – January 25, 2020

Join us on on Saturday, January 25, 2020 immediately following the High School Placement Test. Open House begins at 12 p.m.  and ends at 2 p.m. Open House is designed to give you the information you seek about high school options. Sessions featuring our Principal, Dean of Academics, Athletic Director, School Counselors and Campus Minister will be conducted in addition to tours and the chance to meet coaches and current students. Join us!

Snyder 101Friday, February 7th, 2020

This event begins at 10:00 AM and ends at noon. Snyder 101 provides parents and guardians an opportunity to experience Snyder during a typical school day. We will meet in the Tierney Media Center then visit classrooms, meet administrators, listen to the drumline, and enjoy visits with the Directors of Campus Ministry, School Counseling, and Athletics. RSVP today!

If you can’t join us for Snyder 101, you are welcome to arrange a private tour by calling Shelley Gudzak at (904)908-8978.

The High School Placement Test (HSPT) will be administered on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 8:30 a.m. Students must be registered by 8:15 a.m. to be admitted to testing. Registration will open in December 2019. All members of the Class of 2024 must take the HSPT. If this date does not work for your family or student, make-up tests will be administered as needed.

Shadow Days
Eighth-grade students of area Catholic grade schools visit Snyder each fall as a class field trip. Students from other schools are invited to join us to become a Cardinal for a Day. Families of students who wish to shadow must make advance arrangements with the Admissions Office.

Parents are always welcome
to tour Bishop Snyder High School.To set up a personal tour or schedule a Cardinal for a Day student visit, call Shelley Gudzak at 904-908-8978 or email her.

Admission Policy

Bishop John J. Snyder High School admits students regardless of race, color, national or ethnic origin. Each student has all the rights, privileges, programs, and accessibility to activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. Bishop John J. Snyder High School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

All parents of new students seeking admission to Bishop Snyder High School for the upcoming school year should call Shelley Gudzak in the Office of Admissions at (904) 908-8978 or visit our inquiry link to complete a brief questionnaire about your student.

All families interested in learning more about Snyder should save the date for our Open House on January 25, 2020. Open House immediately follows the High School Placement Test (HSPT). The HSPT is a mandatory test for all incoming freshman. To RSVP for the High School Placement Test, click here.