How to Apply

To apply for admission to Bishop Lynch, you must complete the below steps. Please use this as a "checklist" to make sure that you have completed all items.
The application for the 2022-2023 school year will be available on October 1, 2021.

List of 5 items.

  • Step 1 - Complete the Online Application & Application Fee

    Bishop Lynch’s online application can be completed through Ravenna.  Begin by submitting the Parent and Student application forms.

    The application fee of $100 must be paid online via credit card. Set up your Ravenna account to begin the application and submit the fee.

  • Step 2 - Request Teacher Recommendations

    Request teacher recommendations by submitting teacher emails online through Ravenna. Bishop Lynch requires recommendations from the current English teacher, math teacher and a Principal or Assistant Principal.
  • Step 3 - Submit Record Release Form

    Submit the Release of Records form to your student’s current school. This form must be printed out and submitted to your current school so that they know you are applying for admission to Bishop Lynch.
  • Step 4 - Submit Testing

    All Freshman applicants must take the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE). You can register for the ISEE test on their website. You may take the ISEE test at any location. Bishop will offer the ISEE test on December 11, January 15, and January 22. The site number for Bishop Lynch is 441718.

    All Transfer applicants must provide either the ISEE test or PSAT scores.
  • Step 5 - Fill out Freshman Course Selection Sheet

    (Freshman Only) Fill out the freshman course selection sheet. This is an electronic form that you will be able to view once you begin your application through Ravenna.

    Family Interview at Bishop Lynch

    Bishop Lynch will host interview nights on February 8, 10, 16, 24, and 26.  Sign up for your interview slot through Ravenna.


Contact Admissions.



October 1 - Application opens
December 11 - ISEE testing on BL campus
January 14 - Student Application Deadline
January 15 - ISEE testing on BL campus
January 21 - Application documents deadline
January 22 - ISEE testing on BL campus
February 2022 - Family Interview
March 11 - Acceptance Letters mailed

International Students

View our International Student Page for more information on applying to Bishop Lynch!

Bishop Lynch High School admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.  Bishop Lynch High School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin in administration of educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic and other school-administered programs.
Faithful to Catholic Tradition and to our Dominican heritage of scholarship and service, Bishop Lynch High School promotes the development of the total person by bringing together a diverse community in a rigorous, college preparatory environment where students are taught to strive for excellence, seek truth, and work for justice in the world. - Founded in 1963