Transfer Students for Spring 2022 or Fall 2022-23

Hello Future Cavalier!
Thank you for your interest in Junipero Serra High School.  Transfer students can only enter JSHS in the 9th, 10th, or 11th grade.  We do not accept 12th-grade transfer students into Junipero Serra High School.
If you are applying for Spring 2022 or for Fall 2022-23, please follow all of the steps below.
Spring Semester 2022 - Starts January 10, 2022 
Application deadline: December 20, 2021
Fall Semester 2022-23 - Starts August 15, 2022
Application deadline: June 30, 2021
Here are the steps for transfer students.  Now let's get started!
Step 1:  Application
Step 2:  Submit Transcripts: FINAL REPORT CARD
  • Transfer Students(10th Grade or 11th Grade).  Please submit all high school transcripts for each grade and the current semester grades or progress report. You may email the unofficial transcripts, report cards, or progress reports.  Official transcripts are due June 30, 2022.  Send to: &
  • NOTE: Transfer students with "D" and/or "F" grades are required to academically recover credits in order to be considered for admissions and receive a Serra diploma upon successful completion of senior year. Students must complete academic credit recovery with a passing grade of "C" or better.  All high school credit recovery needs to be completed by August 1, 2022. (See attachment below - JSHS Approved High School Credit Recovery Options).
Step 3:  Evaluations 
  • We need evaluations: Math teacher & English teacher.  Please send an email invite to the Math & English teacher through the application portal to complete the evaluation.  Note: You will need the email address for each to send the evaluation request through the application portal.

Step 4:  Student Interview  
  • After you have submitted the transcripts & evaluations, then send an email to schedule the student interview - email: - with "Student Interview" in the subject line.  Currently, all interviews are conducted via Zoom.  We will send you an invite link with available interview dates & times.  Remember to submit your transcripts before scheduling the student interview.

Step 5:  Financial Aid (optional), if you would like to apply for financial aid for the steps below.  You can start this process while you are completing the application steps.

Email all documents or mail to:  Raquel Armenta, Serra High School, 14830 S. VanNess Ave., Gardena, CA 90249



Serra's Admissions Team is here to help!  Please reach out if you have any questions.


Raquel Armenta

Admissions Coordinator



Diane Knowles

Director of Admissions