top of page

Admissions Requirements

We understand that the decision on where to continue your education is a major decision that will have a life-changing effect on both the student and their family. The Office of Admissions at Cristo Rey New York High School is here to assist you in that decision by providing tours, scheduling school visits, and being a resource to answer your questions as you navigate this process. 

Our dedicated admissions team is here to assist you and your family with your application process. Please take a moment to read through the Admissions Process and Requirements below. 




Students must be rising 9th graders who will be 14 years old by September 9th, 2024. Students interested in transferring for 10th grade should contact us to see if we have available spots.


Financial Need

Cristo Rey New York High School exclusively serves students who desire a college prep education but could not otherwise afford to attend a private high school. Demonstrated financial need is a requirement for admission and is evaluated on a case-by-case basis through the financial aid process. View detailed information on our

Financial Fact Sheet.




Students must have at least average grades and attendance and be willing to work hard to meet high academic expectations and the work obligations of the school.



Students must possess the maturity and work ethic necessary to be successful working with adults in an office environment.  All students must be authorized to work in the United States by the first day of the work-study program. 

bottom of page