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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 nearly 500 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.
Cristo Rey Jesuit is part of a larger network of 35 schools across the nation. For more information: www.cristoreyjesuit.org.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 485 students
  • Average class size: 24 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 15 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Cristo Rey Jesuit College Prep School Of Houston ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Year Founded
2009
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
485 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
96%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
Cristo Rey Jesuit College Prep School Of Houston Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
57%
Average Class Size
24 students
Number of AP Courses
8 courses
Advanced Courses
AP 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. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
school uniform

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 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 Director
Alexander Zapata

Sports

Extracurriculars

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
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What sports does Cristo Rey Jesuit College Prep School Of Houston offer?

Cristo Rey Jesuit College Prep School Of Houston offers 10 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field and Volleyball.

What is Cristo Rey Jesuit College Prep School Of Houston's ranking?

Cristo Rey Jesuit College Prep School Of Houston ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for: Highest percentage of students of color and Largest student body.

When is the application deadline for Cristo Rey Jesuit College Prep School Of Houston?

The application deadline for Cristo Rey Jesuit College Prep School Of Houston is Jan. 15 / rolling (applications are due on Jan. 15 but additional applications are reviewed year-round as space permits ).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 485 students
  • Average class size: 24 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 15 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Houston, TX is $14,203 for elementary schools and $17,557 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Houston, TX is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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