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Santa Fe Indian School



To be considered for a position at SFIS High School or Middle School, a full application must be submitted, including the following:

  • Entrance exam: Offered from February through March of each year, or as needed;
  • Application forms: Click HERE to download the application;
  • Application required documents: current unofficial transcripts for the High School applicant, updated report card for the Middle School applicant, NMSBA test scores, affidavit of birth/baptismal certificate, Social Security card, Certificate of Indian Blood (CIB), updated immunization records, physical exam (*All physicals can be done anytime after April 1st for athletes only, for non-athletes, physicals can be submitted after January), Guardianship paper (if applicable), Travel waiver (for all Hopi, Navajo and out-of-state students);
  • Letters of recommendation: Two letters of recommendation are required. One should be completed by school faculty personnel (Math, Reading, Language Arts teacher, for example). One letter of recommendation should be from a community or tribal member (not related to the applicant).

Please note that falsification or withholding of any information in this application will be grounds for non-acceptance or immediate dismissal of your child.

For questions, please contact the Director of Admissions, Ms. Karen Dasheno or the Admissions Assistant, Ms. Leona Chavez.

Santa Fe Indian School
Office of Admissions
PO Box 5340
Santa Fe, NM 87502