Cristo Rey High School Boston

Knight For A Day



Knight for a Day is Cristo Rey Boston's applicant shadow program. During the visit, students will: 

  • Attend classes with current Cristo Rey Boston students 
  • Write the application essay 
  • Take a math placement exam 
  • Participate in an interview with a Cristo Rey Boston staff member 
  • Learn about the Corporate Work Study Program 
  • Have a chance to ask questions from Cristo Rey Boston students and teachers 

General Information 

  • Knight for a Day visits take place on most Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 
  • Students should report to the main office at 8:00 am 
  • Students will be provided with a complimentary lunch 
  • Dismissal time is 1:00 pm. 
  • Students will be given a note for their current school excusing their absence. 


Students should follow the guidelines of the Cristo Rey dress code: 

  • Long or short sleeve Polo shirt 
  • Dress pants 
  • Dress socks 
  • Belt 
  • Black or brown dress shoes or black on black sneakers 

Students may also choose to wear their current school uniform. 


How to Register 

Registration is required.  You may schedule a Knight for a Day visit by clicking here or call the Admissions Office at 617-825-2580 x32.