Valley Catholic High School seeks students with strong academic skills, a sincere interest in learning, and a desire to be an active member of the school’s extracurricular life.

Valley Catholic School admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin to all rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of educational policies, admissions policies, scholarships, financial aid, loan programs, or athletic and other school-administered programs.

Apply at VCHS
  • Click here to create your portal account and fill out the portal registration form.
  • Once your portal account has been created (could take up to one business day) you can find the admissions application in your checklist.

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Please email [email protected] with any questions.


Application process

A completed application package includes:

  • An application via SchoolAdmin online

  • High School Placement Test (HSPT) scores – offered at Valley Catholic on December 2nd and 3rd. Scores can be sent to Valley Catholic if the test is taken with a different Portland-area Catholic high school.

  • Unofficial copies of permanent records from previous schools (transcripts and standardized test scores).

  • Recommendations from an English or Language Arts teacher, math teacher, and a principal or counselor from the student’s previous school via SchoolAdmin online – link will be available in early December.

Admission dates
Open House | Oct. 2
Spend-a-Day visits | Oct – Jan
Academic Night | Nov 16
Freshman Applications Due | Jan 13
Financial Aid and Scholarship Applications Due | Jan 13
Incoming Freshman Transcripts and Recommendations Due | Feb 1
Freshman Decision Letters Emailed and Mailed | March 10
Freshman Enrollment Deadline | March 23
Freshman Registration Night | Apr 5
Tuition & Scholarships

Financial Aid | We use the tuition management company “FACTS” to process financial aid. | 2022 – 2023 Tuition Rate: $16,780

Incoming freshman scholarship application: Due Jan. 13

SSMO Legacy Scholarship for current VC students – application due Jan. 14

The Sisters of St. Mary of Oregon and the faculty and staff of Valley Catholic School, in partnership with our parents, provide excellent, affordable Catholic values-based education to students in the Portland metropolitan area.