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Admissions Criteria

La Salle Prep seeks students who:

  • Are good citizens in their school, faith, and home life
  • Want a rigorous Catholic education in our holistic and supportive community
  • Inspire others by their strength of character and willingness to serve
  • Have no D or F grades on their final transcript with a minimum grade point average of 3.0
  • Demonstrate appropriate grade level mastery on the High School Placement Test
  • Exhibit excellent behavioral and attendance records
  • Receive favorable recommendations from their Principal, math teacher, and English teacher
  • Express a strong desire to attend La Salle Prep
 

Our commitment:

We are committed to being accessible to students who seek a faith-based, college-prep education. We believe an excellent education should be available to all students who want it, and not limited to the academically gifted or financially able.

We welcome all motivated students, especially the under-served. Our student body is rich in cultural, religious, and economic diversity from over 75 different middles schools in the Portland-Vancouver metropolitan area. 

Applications per year:

Each year, over 300 students apply for the 175 openings in La Salle's freshman class.