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Thank you for your interest in becoming a student at Don Bosco Cristo Rey High School and Corporate Work Study Program. We offer a Catholic college preparatory curriculum to students in the greater Washington, DC, area with limited financial resources. All students participate in a distinctive Corporate Work Study Program. In addition to the traditional aspects of a college preparatory curriculum, the Corporate Work Study Program allows the students to gain professional work experience.

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Discover Your Path at DBCR

Are you eager to learn more about what makes Don Bosco Cristo Rey High School and Corporate Work Study Program a unique educational institution? We invite you to explore the various opportunities we offer to get acquainted with our school, faculty, and vibrant community. Select any of the following choices by clicking on the provided link below.

  • Inquire Information from our Admissions Team
  • Family Information Sessions 
  • Schedule a Tour
  • Attend a Shadow Day
  • Attend Our Open House
  • Attend a Family Information Session

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Admissions Criteria

  • Students who express a desire to attend and graduate from college
  • Students who want to participate in the Corporate Work Study Program
  • Students who are open to learning in a Catholic environment
  • Students who model characteristics of good and honest citizens
  • Strong academic achievement
  • Demonstrated positive conduct
  • Positive letters of recommendation
  • Positive student/parent interview results
  • Able to succeed with the academic support provided
  • Students with documented financial need

The Ideal Don Bosco Cristo Rey applicant should be:

  • Hardworking and Resourceful
  • Responsible and Determined
  • Open-minded and Hopeful
  • Conscientious and Compassionate
  • Curious and Engaged
  • Compassionate and Collaborative
  • Diligent and Optimistic
  • Convivial and Creative

The Admission Process includes an online application and interview. Since our admissions process is unique, we encourage you to visit or call the Admissions Office for more details or learn more about the process.

To access our Admissions Application Portal, click here

DBCR accepts a limited number of transfer students for the rising 10th-grade class. Each transfer student’s application is unique, and each case is given special consideration. For more information, please contact a member of the admissions team.

NBC4 News - Don Bosco Cristo Rey

It’s known as “the school that works.” Don Bosco Cristo Rey High School in Prince George’s County is making a difference for nearly 400 students and their families every year.

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