Class of 2021: 

Thank you to those of you who were able to join us for the BBQ on Sunday, June 11th.  It was great to see so many of our new students and their families. 

2016-2017 Admissions Timeline

Apply online now! We are still accepting applications.


Monday, January 9, 2017 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Open House for 7th and 8th grade students and families.

(Joe Mauer Field House)

Saturday, January 21, 2017

Application Due Date for Class of 2021.  Click on the link above to apply now.

Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 8:30 a.m.

Incoming 9th grade (Class of 2021) Placement test. 

    • No registration required.  
    • Bring $10.00 testing fee and pencil.  
    • No calculator.  
    • Enter through the Activity Center doors on the Albert Street side of the school.  
    • The test will take 3 1/2 to 4 hours. 

All incoming 9th grade students (Class of 2021) who apply to Cretin-Derham Hall are encouraged to take the placement test at CDH. This test is referenced for academic placement purposes only.  The results from this test along with academic information from your child's grade school will be used to recommend course level placement.

Scholarship Offer:

All students who test at Cretin-Derham Hall and score a cumulative of 90% or higher will receive a $2,500 scholarship for their 9th grade year.


All students (Class of 2021) who submit their application by the deadline date of January 21, 2017 will be notified by mail mid-February of our admittance decision.

February 15, 2017 (CDH ID#23312)

Financial Aid Application Deadline.

Apply for Financial Aid now.


Thursday, March 2, 2017

Incoming 9th grade registration 
A – L: 3:00 – 5:30 p.m. 
M – Z: 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.


Families who applied for financial aid will be notified of their award, if their child is registered, before the end of April.