Saramen Chuuk Academy seeks to provide a high school education
for more talented young people, Catholic or non-Catholic. Hence,
it screens admissions for acadamic ability through a yearly test.
Those who have passed the acadamic test are screened for character
1. All entering freshmen must pass the entrance examination that
is administrated in February of each year. Saramen Chuuk Academy
will send letters of initial consideration and parents' release
form to those who have passed the entrance examination.
2. A recommendation form will be sent directly to the student's
teacher who knows the students well. Another letter requesting
copies of student's records and transcript will be sent to the
principal of the school. All three items (parents release form,
teacher recommendation forms and transcripts) must be completed
and send to the principal of Saramen Chuuk Academy before a set
deadline. Once everything is collected, the admission committee
will begin reviewing each applicant.
3. The admissions committee makes the final initial
selection of incoming freshmen. When committee completes the selection
of accepted students, a letter of acceptance will be sent to those
who are accepted. In adition, a list of alternates will be made
and these students will be notified of their alternate status.
All accepted students must register (by a set deadline) for a
required summer program(cost $50) to asses their English and Math
Skills. If a student on the accepted list does not register by
this deadline, then students on the alternate list will be allowed
to register. Saramen Chuuk Academy will accept the first 70 students,
and all 70 must attend the summer school program. After the summer
program, an evaluation will be completed for each student. Those
students who fail to meet a passing skill level will be asked
to be transfered. Their position will be filled from a waiting
list. If a student successfully passes the summer program, a $70
deposite and registration fee is required to reserve a seat will
be given to a student on the waiting list. If a student decides
not to come in August, the registration fee ($20) is forfeited,
but the deposit ($50) is refundable. All incoming students must
complete and return a medical form available in the office before
4. Transferees. Student wishing to transfer to Saramen
Chuuk Academy may do so by following the admission policy and
procedure. Transfer students may be accepted into the 10th grade
5. Married students. Saramen Chuuk Academy does
not accept married student or allow them to continue in the school.
6. Dropouts: Students who are dropped from other
schools for academic or disciplinary reasons will generally not
be admitted to Saramen Chuuk Academy.
Tuition at Saramen Chuuk Academy is based on
a Ten Month rate. Total tuition is $600 for the academic school
year ($60 a month) plus a $20 registration fee.
Initial Tuition Due In August
A full month's tuition is paid for August, which constitutes the
two weeks in August and two weeks in June normally considered
as part of the school year calender. Although students may not
be in session during these certain days, Administration, Faculty,
and Staff are already working during these weeks and therefore
tuition payments are requested. Tuition is the major source for
payment of salaries. If you are having troubles paying PLEASE
come to the office and talk to the Principal or the Financial
Registration and Instructional Fees
Registration and Instructional Fees are payable at the time a
student is registered and must be paid in full. Once payment has
been made, the fees are not refundable. Payments made in the form
of checks must be made payable to Saramen Chuuk Academy. Checks
returned for whatever reason will be assessed and additional $15.00
payable in cash.
Istructional Fees cover expenses for consumable books and materials
used within the classroom throughout the school year and for any
other educational materials that may used.