Entering ninth grade students are eligible for merit scholarships. The scholarship exam is held in the fall (see Events page). Scholarships are awarded to those students who demonstrate exceptional academic ability. In addition, scholarships may also be awarded to students with talent in Art or Music. Named scholarships include: The Sister Matthew Anita MacDonald Scholarship, The Jeannine Broussard ’85 Scholarship, The Mae Mac Neal Cardone Scholarship, The Editha R. DeLone ’38 Scholarship, The Mary Jane Powers Scholarship, The Gerald P. Rorer Scholarship and The St. Philippine Duchesne Scholarship.
New merit scholarships for incoming sixth graders have been established, including the Miss Pat Gift From the Heart Scholarship in memory of Patricia Ryan.