Director of Admissions
Alejandra Casey

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Bishop Thomas K. Gorman Catholic School is a Catholic, Liberal Arts, college preparatory school for grades 6 through 12.  Since 1958, thousands of Bishop Gorman students have received an exemplary education grounded in the teachings of the Catholic church.  At Bishop Gorman, there is an active emphasis on spiritual development, self-discipline, character, and service at every level. 

Bishop Gorman students are challenged to continuous intellectual growth and encouraged to develop their own unique gifts and talents in the service of others.  Bishop Gorman has been consistently recognized as one of the top Catholic schools in the country by the Cardinal Newman Society's Catholic Education Honor Roll

We invite you to visit Bishop Gorman! Click here to fill out an Inquiry Form, email us at, or call us at (903) 561-2424.

We very much look forward to meeting you and your family as you begin this exciting process.

Admissions Process

Admissions at Bishop Gorman is rolling and proceeds according to the following sequence (please click the arrow to expand each step):

Admission Criteria

Bishop Gorman is a Catholic Christian school faithful to the Sacred Scripture (the Bible), the Catholic Christian tradition, and the authentic Magisterial teaching of the Roman Catholic Church. While the school welcomes students of all religious traditions, the student and the parents/guardians must respect our Catholic Identity.

Bishop Gorman Catholic School does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, or national origin.  In addition, the school does not discriminate against students on the basis of disability in compliance with section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (29 USC Section 794) in the admission of students, employment of personnel, administration of educational policies, athletics, or other school programs.  

Bishop Gorman may use the following criteria in making admissions decisions:

  • Current school record

  • Standardized testing

  • Student's academic and/or career goals

  • Student's discipline record

  • High School Placement Test (HSPT) or another placement test

All students new to Bishop Gorman or seeking re-admission will be admitted on academic and disciplinary probation for one full semester. Any serious violation of the academic or discipline codes will be subject to a review by the school administration; the student may subsequently receive an extension of the probation or dismissal.