Admissions & Tuition


The admissions process commences with the scheduling of school tours and the distribution of information and application packets.

Admissions processing for the next school year begins after return from Christmas break in the beginning of January. The school office will accept applications prior to that, but applications will not be processed before the first business day of January.

Please call us at 619-223-8271 or email with questions about the application process.

Completed application consists of:

  • Application form & fees
  • Birth & baptismal certificates
  • Immunization records
  • Report cards and standardized test scores for current and previous year
  • Tour and parent/student interview with principal
  • Any additional documentation relevant to child’s educational needs (i.e. IEP/504)

The Catholic Schools in the Diocese of San Diego, mindful of their mission to be witnesses to the love of Christ for all, admit students of any race, color, and national and/or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the schools. The Catholic Schools in the Diocese of San Diego do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, and national and/or ethnic origin, age, sex or disability in the administration of educational policies, scholarship, and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

Likewise, the Catholic Schools in the Diocese of San Diego do not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of sex, age, disability, race, color and national and/or ethnic origin. (California Catholic conference, March 1994; revised January 1997).

To be eligible for admission:
A Transitional Kindergarten applicant must be four by September 1.
A Kindergarten applicant must be five by September 1.
First grade applicants must be six by September 1.

All new students are admitted on a probationary status for the first two quarters.

St. Charles Borromeo Academy offers tuition discounts for those families who are registered and contributing members of St. Charles Borromeo, St. Agnes, Sacred Heart (Ocean Beach) and other Catholic parishes. Contact the school office for more information.

For tuition and payment information, contact the school office.

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