Prospective Students

Prospective Students Online Admission Inquiry

Want to know more about Archbishop Mitty High School? Create a Ravenna Account to receive the most up-to-date information about AMHS as well as virtual experiences.

Hey 8th Graders, Plan to Visit Mitty

The Visit Mitty program invites 8th graders to campus to experience a traditional school day.  This year we are reviewing the best way for students to learn about Mitty.  In order to receive more information please create a Ravenna Account.

Attention 7th Graders!

Are you interested in Archbishop Mitty High School but unsure where to start?  Click here for information on how to begin the road to Mitty.

Transfer Applicants

The transfer application will open in January 2021.  Transfer admission notification for the 2021-2022 school year will begin in April 2021.

General information regarding Archbishop Mitty High School and the admissions process is available by contacting the Admissions Office at

Archbishop Mitty High School
Admissions Office
5000 Mitty Avenue
San Jose, CA 95129-1897
(408) 342-4300 phone
(408) 342-4308 fax
Contact online

Admissions Policy

Archbishop Mitty High School admits students of any race, color, or ethnic origin, and from any geographic region, and extends all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded to or made available for students at the school. Archbishop Mitty does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, or ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, scholarship or loan programs, or in other school-administered programs.

Admissions Criteria

Archbishop Mitty High School is a Catholic college preparatory and preference is given to Catholic applicants. Admission to Archbishop Mitty High School is comprehensive; in particular, the Admissions Committee considers the following criteria when making admissions decisions:

  • 7th and 8th grade grades (No marks lower than C; a grade point average of 3.0 or higher is also strongly recommended)
  • Standardized testing scores from junior high and the High School Placement Test
  • Teacher recommendations
  • Student-reported activities and special talents