Admission Process

Thank you for your interest in Saint Brigid School and our tradition of academic excellence since 1888. Saint Brigid School is a TK-8th grade program and we do accept applications on a year-round basis as class sizes permit.  To schedule a tour please check out our available spring tour times HERE or email We look forward to introducing your family to our school! 


For the Transitional Kindergarten program, your child must turn four years old by June 1st. For Kindergarten, your child must turn five years old by September 1st. 


Please note: Saint Brigid School is offering in-person, on-campus learning for all grades. We are still accepting a limited number of applications for the 2020-2021 school year. Reach out to for more information. We can't wait to meet you soon!


How to Apply:


STEP 1:  Tour 

Tours are designed to allow you to get to know Saint Brigid School and ask any questions about the admissions process.  At this time Saint Brigid is only scheduling appointments for individual tours due to social distancing requirements.  To schedule a tour please click HERE or email us at


STEP 2:   Online Application and Required Forms

  • Saint Brigid Online Application Link

  • Child's Birth Certificate

  • Child's Baptism Certificate (if applicable)

  • A recent family photograph

  • Student Recommendation Form: Available Here

  • Student Transcripts (Transfer Students only)

  • $100 Non-Refundable Application Fee (payable online or by check)

Saint Brigid School

Attn: Admissions 

2250 Franklin Street

San Francisco, CA 94109


STEP 3:  Assessment and Shadow Days 

Assessment and shadow date will be emailed upon receipt of your child’s completed application and requested documents.


STEP 4:  Announcement Letters

For all applicants, families will be notified based on their shadow/assessment day, review of the applicant's file, and space allotment in the classroom.  Decision announcement letters will be sent once all steps are complete.  Waitlisted applicants are students who have been accepted to Saint Brigid School but waitlisted due to class size.  Your family will be notified when an opening becomes available.


Saint Brigid School, mindful of its mission to be witness to the love of Christ for all, admits students of any race, color, and national and/or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded to or made available to students at this school. Saint Brigid School does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, and national and/or ethnic origin, age, gender, or disability in the administration of educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.