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Application Requirements

Every student who attends Cristo Rey Brooklyn in effect receives a scholarship equal to 87% - 95% of the expense of their high school education! Every student who graduates from CRB will receive an acceptance (often several) into college, often with full financial need met. This is why we strive to ensure that those young people who are accepted into and attend CRB will take full advantage of the truly unique, transformative education opportunity we offer. 




Students applying for 9th grade must be current 8th

graders who will be 14 years old by Fall term, 2024.


Financial Need

Cristo Rey Brooklyn 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 are expected to have above average grades and

attendance and demonstrate willingness to work hard to

meet the high academic expectations and the work

obligations of the school.



Students must possess the  maturity and work ethic needed to work effectively 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.

Transfer Students

Cristo Rey Brooklyn accepts a limited amount of 10th & 11th grade transfer students at the beginning of each academic school year. Students who are interested must follow the application process and meet all requirements. Cristo Rey Brooklyn does not accept mid-year transfers

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