Cristo Rey Baton Rouge Franciscan High School

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Message from the Admissions Director

Dear Prospective Students and Families,


Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of the Cristo Rey Baton Rouge Franciscan High School community! We are pleased that you are considering applying to Cristo Rey Baton Rouge.


The application process opens November 1, 2017 for the 2018-19 academic year. We are accepting applications for students entering the 9th grade. A limited number of transfer spots will also be available for students entering the 10th grade.


Cristo Rey is an affordable, co-ed, Catholic high school committed to academic excellence for students of all faiths. We are the 32nd Cristo Rey school in the United States.


As part of our Corporate Work Study Program, Cristo Rey Baton Rouge students work five full days per month, in a professional setting. Through a rigorous college preparatory curriculum, integrated with a relevant work-study experience, students graduate ready to succeed in college and in life. This innovative program provides valuable work experience as well as fund part of their tuition.


Cristo Rey also offers financial aid to qualified students. Every activity at Cristo Rey is done with the intention of shaping our students into β€œmen and women of faith, purpose, and service.”


We are the School that Works in the heart of Baton Rouge!



Erica Walker

Director of Admissions


Applications are available online or in the Admissions Office.
We invite you to register for a private campus tour.


Download the Application for Admissions below.


Nondiscriminatory Policy: Cristo Rey Baton Rouge Franciscan High School admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, program and activities generally accorded or made available to the students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship programs, and athletic or other school-administered programs.