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It's a great time to explore RCS! We’re so happy you’re here. Our Admissions Center is designed to introduce you to the admissions process and provide responses to frequently asked questions. We invite you to explore the links below and to reach out in a manner most convenient for you. We are filled with excitement as we welcome our families, and we look forward to connecting soon!


Priority Application and Tuition Assistance Deadline for the 2023-2024 school year is Feb. 1, 2023.

 Click here to apply!


Explore rochester catholic schools at our UPCOMING admissions events!


Explore The Award-Winning Nest Preschool at our upcoming event series, Toddler Time!

Looking for a place to call home for your 2-5 year old for the fall of 2023? See firsthand why The Nest Preschool has been voted THE BEST in town for the third year in a row at our upcoming event series, Toddler Time!

Join our early childhood educators on a Saturday morning, where we’ll have stations of play, exploration, classroom tours, and FUN for you and your child. The event will take place on Jan. 7 at Holy Spirit Catholic School, February 11 at St. Pius X School, and March 11 and St. Francis of Assisi School.


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Apply for the 2023-2024 School Year by Feb. 1!

We are currently accepting applications for new students for the 2023-2024 school year in all grades, early preschool (age 2) - grade 12! At Rochester Catholic Schools, you will discover faith-filled classrooms, a rigorous curriculum, supportive learning environment, and family-like community. 

Don’t wait - submit your application today!

Priority application and tuition assistance deadline is Feb. 1. 

If you have any questions, please contact us at or 507-424-1817. We are happy to help!

We look forward to connecting with you soon!

Apply NOW!


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Schedule a Campus Visit Today!

We invite you to experience any of our five school communities firsthand by scheduling a campus visit! As part of your visit, you’ll have the opportunity to tour our schools, learn about our curriculum and classrooms, meet our incredible teachers and staff, and learn why families continue to choose RCS. Discover our exceptional learning communities, and schedule a campus visit today! 

Schedule a Visit!


Welcome to Rochester Catholic Schools

Great things are happening at RCS, and we invite your family to join our community! We help our young people discover their unique potential through academic excellence. We see each child as gifted and talented. At RCS, your child will be loved. Your child will belong. Your child will grow in character through faith. Our dedicated educators see their work as a ministry to you and your child. Our Admissions Team of educators, parents, staff, and students will serve as a resource for your family as you join our community and become part of the RCS story. Welcome!

Monica Steinmetz
Director of Admissions
(507) 424-1817 ext. 208

Five Schools. One Mission.



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Tuition & Affordability

We want every family seeking a quality Catholic education for their children to be able to attend Rochester Catholic Schools (RCS). Catholic education is an invaluable gift, one that focuses on the development of the whole child, encouraging their academic and spiritual growth to become faith-filled future leaders. It is our goal to keep the cost of this education as low as possible to make it accessible and affordable.

Tuition & Affordability 

Apply now for the 2022-2023 or 2023-2024 school year! 

It is our goal to make the application process as easy as possible for you. We are available to assist you and answer any questions as you complete your application.


Ways to Connect With Rochester Catholic Schools

However you'd like to get in touch, our Admissions Team is here to answer any questions you have. We're excited to meet you!

Email  or call (507) 424-1817.

Fill out this form, and we will reach out to you!

Schedule a time for a meeting with your family.

Schedule an in-person tour or explore RCS through an interactive 3D tour of our schools.


Current Families

If you are a current RCS family, please click here for re-enrollment information.