Policies

Incoming Freshmen

Students interested in enrolling at Dowling Catholic High School should contact the Admissions Office during their eighth grade year. Students will be considered for enrollment once a copy of the student’s grades, discipline records and official transcripts have been received. All eighth grade students are required to take the Incoming Freshmen Placement Test.  The test is used to identify the level of classes that will allow the student to be successful in high school.

Transfer Students

Students interested in transferring to Dowling Catholic from another high school should contact the Admissions Office prior to the semester in which they wish to enroll.  The student and parent/guardian are required to meet with the Admissions Office to begin the transfer process. Students will be considered for enrollment once a copy of the student’s grades, discipline records and official transcripts have been received. 

 

Dowling Catholic High School  |  1400 Buffalo RD.  |  West Des Moines, IA  |  50265  |  (515) 225-3000