Thank you for your interest in becoming a part of our Holy Cross tradition of educating hearts and minds to serve the world. We are thrilled that you are considering Saint Francis for your high school experience and we cannot wait to meet you! 

Our entire Lancer community is thrilled to open our doors to prospective students and their families! We are so excited to meet you that our fall sports teams were compelled to say, “Hey, we just met you, and this is crazy, but here’s our number, so call me maybe.” If you missed Open House, don’t worry, there are many opportunities to engage during our admissions period.

We invite you to explore our site to see how Saint Francis High School provides excellent college preparatory education and strives to educate the whole person by fostering academic, spiritual and social growth in our students. Please check out the resources below to learn more about the admissions process and discover opportunities to engage with our community.  

Prospective Student Tools

Admissions Events

We know that connecting with students and educators is an important part of the high school search process. While we don't have any official admissions events in the coming months, we invite you to create an account in  Ravenna hub and attend one of our upcoming community events listed in the "You're Invited" section below: 

You're Invited

There are many ways to participate and engage with our community. From drama productions to sports competitions, check out the many opportunities to visit our campus. Grab a friend or a family member and join us!

Connect with Us

Follow our social media for the latest updates!

Facebook — Community & campus updates

Instagram — Visual campus content

X — Newsworthy mentions

YouTube — Community videos

Winston Wint's Famous Lancer Chocolate Chip Cookies

Craving the cookies that you had during your recent visit to campus? Check out Hospitality Manager Winston's cookie recipe below. 


  • 1/2 C — Butter
  • 1/2 C — Cocoa butter
  • 1 tsp — Soy blend margarine
  • 1 tbsp — Soybean oil
  • 1/2 C — White sugar
  • 1/2 C — Brown Sugar
  • 2 tbsp — Vanilla extract
  • 1/2 tsp — Sea salt
  • 4 — Eggs
  • 1 tsp — Baking powder
  • 1 tbsp — Baking soda
  • 2 C — Water
  • 3 C — Enriched wheat flour
  • 1/4 C — Molasses
  • 1 tsp — Guar gum
  • 1/2 C — Nonfat milk powder
  • 2 C — Chocolate chips

Step 1 Preheat oven to 375 degrees.

Step 2 Cream together the soft butter, cocoa butter, soy blend margarine, soybean oil, white sugar, brown sugar, vanilla extract and sea salt until smooth. Beat in the eggs one at a time, then stir in. Dissolve baking powder and baking soda in hot water. Stir in flour, molasses, guar gum, milk powder and chocolate chips. Roll 2-3 tablespoons depending on how large you like your cookies.

Step 3 Bake approximately 8 to 10 minutes. Take them out when they are just barely starting to turn brown. Let them sit on the baking sheet/pan for about 2 minutes.


Simon Raines
Director of Admissions
650 968-1213 ext. 213

Theresa Mattson
Admissions Administrative Assistant
650 968-1213 ext. 212

Does your 8th grader have a question they'd like to ask a current Lancer? Send an email to ask@sfhs.com and one of our students will get back to you shortly.

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Federal Tax ID# 94-1337628

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