Christ The King Prepatory School

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Christ The King Prepatory School Photo #1 - Class of 2014 - Christ the King Prep has graduated four classes to date. Each has had 100% college acceptance.
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Christ The King Prepatory School Photo #1 - Class of 2014 - Christ the King Prep has graduated four classes to date. Each has had 100% college acceptance.
Christ The King Prepatory School Photo #2 - Christ the King Prep's college guidance classes help students research, select and apply to colleges and universities. The goal of Christ the King Prep is that each student will not only graduate from high school and enroll in college, but graduate from college as well.
Christ The King Prepatory School Photo #3 - Each July, Christ the King Prep hosts a 4 week B.O.O.T. Camp required for all incoming freshmen and transfer students. This program teaches soft skills, technical skills, provides computer training and more. The B.O.O.T. Camp Field Day is part of this preparation process. All to help make students "work ready".
Christ The King Prepatory School Photo #4 - Georgetown Bound! In addition, to Georgetown University, Christ the King Prep students attend Notre Dame, Boston College, Marquette, Penn State, Rutgers, The College of New Jersey, Montclair State, Felician College, Drew University and so many more!
Christ The King Prepatory School Photo #5 - Dissection in Christ the King Prep's Anatomy Class.
Christ The King Prepatory School Photo #6 - Experiments in Christ the King Prep's Chemistry Class.
Christ The King Prepatory School Photo #7 - Christ the King Prep understands the importance of STEM classes to prepare students for future careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.
Christ The King Prepatory School Photo #8 - Christ the King Prep understands the importance of STEM classes to prepare students for future careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.
Christ The King Prepatory School Photo #9 - Christ the King Prep Inducted its first group of students into the National Honor Society in May, 2014.
Christ The King Prepatory School Photo #10 - Christ the King Prep, The School That Works, establishes relationships with corporate partners that employ our students. Students work one day a week in a corporate setting to offset their education costs. Prudential, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield, Gibbons P.C., Celgene, Sanofi, Wyndham Worldwide are just a few of the 60+ partners employing CtK Prep students.
  • Christ the King Preparatory School, Newark's Cristo Rey High School, is part of the national network of 32 schools that provides a quality, Catholic college preparatory education to urban young men and women who have limited economic resources and educational options.
  • Christ the King Prep serves students of all faiths and cultural heritages.
  • Christ the King Prep promotes academic achievement, professionalism and virtuous character through a challenging core curriculum and innovative work study program for the purposed of transforming society.

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Christ The King Prepatory School places among the top 20% of private schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Not Available (School did not report any membership associatons).
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded2007
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in n/a

Student Body

Total Students279 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 30%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size20 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(School uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsBasketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBasketballBowling,
CheeringCross Country,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,
VolleyballWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Debate Team, Model U.N., Sci-Fi Fantasy Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Chorus, Poetry Clu

School Notes

  • Christ the King Preparatory School, Newark's Cristo Rey High School, is part of the national network of 32 schools that provides a quality, Catholic college preparatory education to urban young men and women who have limited economic resources and educational options.
  • Christ the King Prep serves students of all faiths and cultural heritages.
  • Christ the King Prep promotes academic achievement, professionalism and virtuous character through a challenging core curriculum and innovative work study program for the purposed of transforming society.
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