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!


You're Invited to the RCS Fall Showcase of Schools - October 24 and 25!

Explore Rochester Catholic Schools on October 24 and 25 during the RCS Showcase of Schools!

We invite you to sign up for a tour at any of our five campuses during our showcase week, where you'll have the chance to meet with our principals and admissions teams, experience our exceptional learning community, and learn firsthand why more families are choosing RCS.


If you would like to schedule a different tour time, or set up a shadow day, please call our admissions office at 507-424-1817, and we would be happy to meet with you on a different date. We hope to see you soon!


RCS Welcomes Year-Round Enrollment!

Welcome to Rochester Catholic Schools, where we welcome year-round enrollment! Looking for a school or considering a change? We invite you to join us for the current 2022-2023 school year. Click here to apply!

If you are applying for Preschool, please contact us at or 507-424-1817 first to confirm availability in the specific program you desire.  

Applications for 2023-2024 open on October 1 for Early Preschool (Age 2) - Grade 12 students, including transfer and international students. 

Don’t wait - submit your application today! We look forward to connecting with you soon!

Apply Today!


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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.



The RCS Pathway



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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 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 Zoom or in-person meeting.

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.