Thank you for your interest in Crossroads College Preparatory School. At Crossroads, we strive to create an exemplary and engaging learning community committed to justice and equity. We are delighted to share more information about our school to help you make the best decision for your family.

As the most racially and economically diverse independent school in the region, Crossroads’s outstanding faculty and staff work to build community out of difference, aligning with regional efforts for social justice. Our rigorous academic program features more than 10 AP courses and a wide range of electives, providing students the ability to explore their interests while providing the education they need to excel in college.

Activities and facilities encourage self-expression, including a MakerSpace and a recording studio, and excellent theatre and arts programs. Our no-cut athletics program gives everyone the chance to excel. Each Crossroads student’s unique daily schedule provides the flexibility to explore activities from chess and robotics to knitting and printmaking, and the resources to dive deep into areas of interest. We believe each person, each contribution, and each voice at Crossroads has value and enables an authentic, just, and enriching academic experience.

As you learn more about Crossroads, we hope you see yourself adding to our dynamic and supportive school community. We look forward to assisting your family in finding the best learning environment for your student.


Questions?
Contact Alexis Newsome, Director of Admission at alexis@crossroadscollegeprep.org or 314-367-8085.

By the
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Crossroads Kids
Come From

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Schools

Including Independent,
Parochial, and
Public Schools

1st
Platinum Certified
Leed

K-12 School
in the Midwest

Crossroads is the
most racially and

economically
diverse
independent
school in the region.
6:1
Student teacher ratio
AP Classes Offered
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The Class of 2020
Was Accepted By

0
Colleges
And Attended
32 Institutions
In 20 States
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Of Our Students
Play On One of Our

Sports
Teams

Our Chess Team

Placed 2ND
At Nationals

In The Under
800 Division

 
  • “Crossroads is a fantastic school. The faculty and administrators are smart, dedicated, and thoughtful. My child has flourished here. They’ve done an excellent job building community even while everyone is socially distanced.”

    Parent of an 8th grader

  • “Crossroads is small and welcoming, and offers a challenging academic curriculum. The teachers really get to know each student individually. We feel our child is receiving a first-rate education and has opportunities to explore and excel at sports, theater, and many other activities.”

    PARENT OF A 9TH GRADER
  • “Crossroads has been amazing and I have learned so much from all of the wonderful teachers. I give a lot of thanks to the English program because they have really improved my writing. In addition, everyone at Crossroads is so open and accepting to new students. Your child will fit right in!”

    10TH GRADER
  • “Crossroads is truly dedicated to social justice, racial equity, and community well-being. It is a wonderful place for students to explore their passions and become a contributing member of the community!”

    ALUMNA, CLASS OF 2014
  • “Crossroads College Prep has some of the most dedicated and passionate teachers I’ve ever encountered.”

    PARENT OF AN 8TH GRADER
 
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Recent graduates have been accepted at colleges including...
 

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Wow‼️ Many thanks to all our supporters who have helped Crossroads raise more than $5,000 in less than 24 hours in honor of our return to in-person learning. The first $5,000 donated will be matched 1:1 by a very generous member of the Crossroads community. There's still time to honor the teachers, staff, and leadership of Crossroads and their hard work and preparation for the return to in-person learning. Make your gift now at support.crossroadscollegeprep.org. ... See MoreSee Less

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3 days ago

Thank you to the students, parents, faculty, and staff who made today’s return to in-person learning a success! Students who opted into the in-person program will be on campus two days per week, and learning virtually the remaining days. Despite the masks and social distancing, the students’ presence breathed life into our building! ⚡️💙⚡️💙⚡️💙 #smartandgood ... See MoreSee Less

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3 weeks ago

Despite the pandemic, college “visits” to Crossroads have begun! First up is our neighbor down the road @washuadmissions followed by visits this week with @uchicago, @loyolachicago, @univmiami, and many more! ... See MoreSee Less

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Slide “Crossroads is a fantastic school. The faculty and administrators are smart, dedicated, and thoughtful. My child has flourished here. They’ve done an excellent job building community even while everyone is socially distanced.” PARENT OF AN 8TH GRADER Slide “Crossroads is small and welcoming, and offers a challenging academic curriculum. The teachers really get to know each student individually. We feel our child is receiving a first-rate education and has opportunities to explore and excel at sports, theater, and many other activities.” PARENT OF A 9TH GRADER Slide “Crossroads has been amazing and I have learned so much from all of the wonderful teachers. I give a lot of thanks to the English program because they have really improved my writing. In addition, everyone at Crossroads is so open and accepting to new students. Your child will fit right in!” 10TH GRADER Slide “Crossroads is truly dedicated to social justice, racial equity, and community well-being. It is a wonderful place for students to explore their passions and become a contributing member of the community!” ALUMNA, CLASS OF 2014 Slide “Crossroads College Prep has some of the most dedicated and passionate teachers I’ve ever encountered.” PARENT OF AN 8TH GRADER