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Information to Apply

***** Please note, we are no longer accepting applications for the 2019-2020 school year. Applications for Class of 2024 will open September 9, 2019.




Information to Apply  



Admissions Criteria


Cristo Rey High School Sacramento considers a variety of factors during the application process. The following are the most important characteristics we are looking for in our incoming freshmen and transfer students.

  • Good discipline and attendance record
  • GPA 2.5  or better
  • Openness to religious growth
  • Low to moderate family income 
  • Have legal authorization to work in the United States


Employ-ability: be 14 years old by September 1st (Late Sept./Oct./ Nov. Students will be placed on a waiting list)


How to Apply


Cristo Rey High School accepts applications for freshmen, sophomore and junior students. In order for your application to be processed, it must include the following:


 A complete application


  • Students entering 9th grade will need to provide 7th and 8th grade report cards (Transferring students: Please include current transcripts.)
  • Three recommendation forms (forms are included in packet)
  • Attend a ‘Shadow Day’
  • Sign up for Cristo Rey High School Placement Test and Interview
  • Be at least 14 years old by September 1st. (Late Sept./Oct./ Nov. Students will be placed on a waiting list)
  • Applicant’s birth certificate
  • Applicant’s health records.
  • Financial Aid Form completed, with a copy of last year’s tax returns and W2’s and/or income information.
  • A non-refundable application fee of $20 should accompany the application form.




The following attachments are necessary documents to be completed and returned to the Enrollment Office to begin the enrollment process. 


Please feel free to contact Karla Barbosa, Enrollment Director, with any questions or for more information at: or (916) 400-3478.