Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School
Quick Stats (2023)
- Top Ranked PA School
- Grades: 9-12
- Enrollment: 547 students
- Yearly Tuition: $1,400
- Average class size: 25 students
- Application Deadline: Dec. 1
- Source: Verified school update
Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:
Academics and Faculty
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
Anime Club, Black Student Union, Chess Club, Crochet Club, Drama Club, Gaming Club, Gardening Club, Honor Society, LatinX Student Organization, Literary Magazine, Prom Committee, Robotics Team, Sewing Club, Slam Poetry Club, Socratic Circle, Student Ambassadors, Yearbook
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Recreational Athletic Programs:
- A Cristo Rey student receives: a top quality, college preparatory education, experience in professional work settings, affordable access to college, and support through college graduation.
- Through the Work-Study Program, every student works one day per week in leading Philadelphia professional organizations, offsetting the majority of the cost of their education, gaining real work experience, building professional skills, and developing invauable connections across the city.
- Cristo Rey has more than 90 job partners across the Philadelphia area in a range of industries including business, law, healthcare, technology, operations, media and more.
- The wages students earn in the Work-Study Program combined with the funds donated by generous benefactors make Cristo Rey Philadelphia affordable to families. The average family contribution is $140 per month. Family contribution is based upon family income and size.
- Our Blue Pride Athletics program is competitive with many sport offerings, including soccer, basketball, cross country, track & field, cheerleading, dance, volleyball, golf, rugby, baseball and softball.
- We also offer a range of clubs and leadership opportunities including Leadership Council, Student Ambassadors, House Captains, Campus Ministry Student Leaders, Choir, Robotics and more.
- Outside of core courses, students can choose among an array of elective options including: Engineering, Data Analytics, Creative Writing, History Through Film, Psychology, Art Portfolio, Voices of Social Justice and more.
- We take pride in our unique identity as a Catholic school for students of all faiths. We have a diverse community of students from all faith backgrounds. Our Campus Ministry program is very inclusive and provides students opportunities to grow in their faith.
- Cristo Rey Philadelphia has a 100% college acceptance rate and 76% of Cristo Rey graduates are persisting in college. Cristo Rey graduates also earn Bachelor's Degrees in 6 years at rates more than 2x higher than their peers.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School cost?
Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School's tuition is approximately $1,400 for private students.
What sports does Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School offer?
Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School offers 12 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Golf, Rugby, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball and Winter Track. Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for most sports offered.
What is Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School's ranking?
Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for: Least expensive tuition, Highest percentage of students of color, Largest student body, Most sports offered and Most extracurriculars offered.
When is the application deadline for Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School?
The application deadline for Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School is Dec. 1.
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