Dear Applicant,

Thank you for your interest in applying to Chesterton Academy, where each student will receive the beauty and richness of a joyful, classical, liberal arts education rooted firmly in the Catholic tradition.

Applications are open October 1, 2022 through December 8th, 2022 and will be considered on a rolling basis after that time. Please submit your full application as soon as possible. Applications are not reviewed until fully submitted and also accompanied by all required documentation. 

Admissions steps

  • Attend information meetings/social events sponsored by Chesterton Academy of St. Louis (highly recommended)
  • Complete the application, either online or by mail, and submit along with the $35 non-refundable application fee
  • Take placement exam. Our exam date is past, but you can either submit your CLT8 scores from a previous test or plan to take the May 9th CLT8 test online (parent proctored).
  • Schedule a family interview (student and parents). We will contact you to schedule after receiving your completed application.
  • After acceptance to Chesterton Academy, complete enrollment and pay the non-refundable tuition deposit by enrollment deadline, or within two weeks of acceptance if past deadline. 


Chesterton Academy is committed to keeping tuition affordable for our families and view this as central to our pro-life mission. The actual cost to educate each student far exceeds tuition charged. We appreciate each family helping with fundraising efforts. The tuition rate for the 2023-2024 academic year is $8,200 plus $695 in student fees. 

Online Application for the 2023/24 School Year

The application below must be filled out all in the same sitting and takes around 20-30 minutes. Please plan accordingly.

For those completing the application online:

⚜️  Links to 2 downloadable files will be provided upon completion of this online form. 

  • Give the confidential Teacher Questionnaire form to a current teacher.  
  • Give the Request for Student Records form to your current school office.

⚜️  Links to the Student Questionnaire and Placement Exam Registration will be provided. 

Student Information

You have chosen to pay your application fee online. After submitting your application form, you will receive a confirmation email with a payment link. 

Checks are great! You can make your check out to "Chesterton Academy of St. Louis" and mail it to 

Chesterton Academy Admissions
P.O. Box 410410
St. Louis, MO 63141

Paper Application

Download Application Packet

Students may print the application and email the document and any requested attachments to [email protected] - or - mail to:

Chesterton Academy of St. Louis
c/o Admissions Team
P.O. Box 410410
St. Louis, MO 63141

Questions? Email Maria at [email protected]

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