High School Application

We are thrilled that you are interested in joining the dynamic group of high school students in the Magenta Band.

Read more about the high school program here.

Still curious about what it looks like in action? Come join us for a shadow day! Click one of the following dates to rsvp.

Tuesday, December 5 at 9:15am
Tuesday, December 12 at 9:15am

Application Steps:


1. Submit an online application

All applications, application fee, and supporting materials for the 2018/2019 school year are due by January 19, 2018 for priority consideration. Every family is welcome to apply, and should contact us if the application fee presents a hardship for your family.

2. Submit recommendation forms.

Students applying for high school should return the following three recommendation forms:

Principal or Counselor Recommendation
English Teacher Recommendation
Math Teacher Recommendation

3. High School Applicant Supplement

As part of the incoming high school application, we ask that prospective students consider the following question:

How will you be a participant in your own education throughout your high school career?

Please send a short response to the question as an addition to the online application. Your answer can come as a written response (200-300 words), a visual representation, or a physical object – show us who you are! Responses should be sent to admissions@sfbrightworks.org with the student’s name and contact information included in the body of the email.

4. Tuition Assistance

Click here for the Brightworks tuition assistance application. Applications for tuition assistance are due with your application by January 19, 2018 for consideration.

Brightworks dedicated to providing tuition assistance to our families. Though our available tuition assistance for the 2018/2019 school year will be limited, we encourage families who are experiencing financial hardship to fill out a tuition assistance request form.

5. Processing Fee

Please send a check for $100 made out to “Brightworks – Admissions” as a processing fee for your application. Families should contact us if the application fee presents a hardship.

Thank you! We look forward to reading your application. After all materials are received, we will contact you about next steps.