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Eligibility for Admission

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.  Cristo Rey Atlanta Jesuit High School Admissions Department 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. 


Age: Students must be 14 years old by September 1, 2024

Financial: Cristo Rey Atlanta Jesuit 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 qualification process. View additional details on our Financial Information Fact Sheet

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

Employability: 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. All students must be willing to comply with the requirements of our work partners to include additional vaccinations such as Flu Shots, TB Testing, and also be willing to undergo a background check and drug screening if necessary.

Admissions Process

Important Dates for Applying Students 2024-2025

September 5th Online Applications open for 2024-2025 school year. (We only accept applications for the 9th and 10th grade)
October 2nd Shadow Day Visits Begin
October 14th Fall Open House – 10 AM – 12 PM
December 9th Entrance Exam I – 9 AM
January 20th Winter Open House – 10 AM – 12PM
February 1st Shadow Day Visits End
February 9th Application Deadline
February 17th Entrance Exam II – 9 AM  (Final opportunity to take mandatory exam)
March 2nd Interview Day – 9 AM
March 15th

Last Day to Submit Academic and Financial documents for consideration for current application.

(All Students: Freshmen and Transfer Applicants)



Dr. Esther K Powers

Director of Recruitment and Community Engagement

Ana McQuilkin

Recruitment Coordinator