Detroit Cristo Rey High School

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COVID-19 Response and Info: DCRHS continues to monitor updates from the Center for Disease Control and local public health agencies.  Our building is open, by appointment.  The 2020-21 school year will begin with 100% remote learning for all students.  This will continue to be assessed and we will return to on-site as soon as it is deemed safe to do so. We will keep you informed as plans change.     If you have any questions or concerns about Distance Learning please contact our Principal, Kevin Cumming, at     We will continue to provide a food service program for all students.  A hot lunch and cold breakfast can be picked up daily, M-F, from 11:30am-1pm.  Please contact Ms. Amber Powell, Food Service Manager, with any questions at  Prospective families - we are now accepting applications for the 2021-2022 school year! Please go to Admissions page "How-to-Apply" to learn about our admissions process.  Thank you for your patience and collaboration during these uncertain times. Stay safe and healthy!

How to Apply

 After learning more about our school we hope that you are ready to start our application process. Our application is now live!  Please see the steps below to apply:

    1. Call the Admissions Office to schedule a private tour or appointment.
    2. Get a preview of student life through a Virtual Shadow Day
    1. Call the Admissions Office to schedule a private tour or appointment.
    2. Check out our Admissions Calendar page for the latest Information Session dates
    3. Visit us during our Admissions Day
    4. Visit our school through a Virtual Shadow Day to see what our DCR classes are like.
    1. ONLINE Form
    2. Financial Verification Form (FACTS)* Parents must fill the FACTS form out and submit a copy of their 2019 tax returns. Parents who do not file will need to provide supporting financial documentation.*All families must be verified through our 3rd party FACTS to determine financial eligibility.
    3. Birth Certificate
    4. Immunization Record
    5. 7th & 8th grade report card
    6. 2 Recommendations (English & Math)
    7. Student Essay
    1. Fill out your Admissions Reply Form
    2. Pay your registration fee
    3. Complete your I9 Work Verification
    4. Complete PowerSchool Acct. Registration
    5. Purchase your Detroit Cristo Rey Uniform

Note: Applicants must be 14 years of age by September 1, 2021.

Click here to Apply                           Click here to apply in Spanish

For more information, contact Ms.Leal at 313.843.2747, ext 127. or Ms. Kendrick at ext 130.

Please look at our Admissions Calendar to see the current application deadlines. All applications must be submitted along with the necessary documentation before an admissions decision is made.