The McQuade Honors Program

Application Process

The application process for students applying for the McQuade Honors Program includes the following:

·         Begin the McQuade Honors Application process by completing the Google Form (see below).

·         Complete the application, including submission of 8th grade teacher recommendation forms, official transcripts, and personal essay, by Friday, December 13, 2019. All application forms will be emailed once you submit the McQuade Honors Application Request Form.

·         Take the TACHS Entrance Exam on Friday, November 8, 2019.

·         Complete a personal interview with the Director of the McQuade Honors Program or a member of the Cardinal Hayes faculty or administration. Applicants will be contacted directly to schedule an interview. 


Click here to complete Application Request Form.


If you have any questions, please email Mr. Rui Guimaraes at