Frequently Asked Questions
Q: When can I apply to Credo High School?
A: If you will plan to enter 9th or 10th grade in the fall of 2012, you should contact the school immediately. Classes started on August 20. Students interested in enrolling in 2013-2014 may begin the application process after our October 15 Open House.
Q: When is my application due?
A: During the summer we have rolling admissions--apply now. For 2013-14, we have monthly application deadlines beginning December 7. Note that later lotteries may not be held if enrollment is full.
Q: How many students will there be?
A: We expect a total of 90 9th and 10th grade students in 2012-2013. We will add a new, increasing-in-size class of ninth graders each year until we meet full enrollment of 640 in six or seven years.
Q: Will there be sports?
A: Yes. Credo will participate in the North Coast Section of the California Interscholastic Federation sports league, playing against similar sized high schools. We will start with soccer and basketball--and add other sports based in student interest.
Q: What is an enrollment lottery?
A: Credo assures equal access to enrollment by using a random application lottery. We conducts monthly enrollments beginning December 7, 2012. See our Lottery Application for more information and materials.
Q: Will I need a computer?
A: It will be helpful for students to have access to a home computer that they can use daily when needed for assignments. This is NOT a requirement for attending Credo.
Q: What is unique about Waldorf high school curriculum?
A: Please see Developmental Approach to High School.