Cristo Rey Jesuit College Prep School Of Houston

Cristo Rey Jesuit College Prep School Of Houston Photo #1 - Cristo Rey Jesuit offers a balance of academics, religion, clubs, sports and fellowship!
Cristo Rey Jesuit, a Catholic high school, combines personal responsibility, academic rigor, and a corporate work-study program to empower students of all faiths from economically challenged families to reach their full potential. The school opened its doors with some 80 students in August 2009. Currently, all of the school`s 535 students participate in the Corporate Work-Study Program where four students share one entry-level position at corporations around the city to pay half of their education costs. 100% of the students from each of Cristo Rey Jesuit`s graduating classes has been accepted into college.
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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Jesuit Secondary Education Association (JSEA)
National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Texas Catholic Conference Education Department
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded2009
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students515 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade Cristo Rey Jesuit College Prep School Of Houston Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size25 students
Number of AP Courses8 courses
Advanced CoursesAP Calculus AB, AP English: Langauge and Composition, AP English: Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP Environmental Science, AP Physics, AP Spanish: Language and Culture, AP Statistics, AP US Government
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(school uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 15 / rolling
Tuition Notes$400-$3500 on a sliding scale depending on the family's financial resources. Students earn half of their education working one day a week at Houston-area companies through our Corporate Work-Study Program.
Admissions DirectorJohn Mendoza


Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
14 Clubs and Organizations to join, including NHS

Arts and Music Programs:
Music and Theater Arts

School Notes

  • Families must qualify financially (fall at or below a designated income cap) in order to qualify for admission to Cristo Rey Jesuit College Preparatory
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