Cristo Rey Jesuit High School


News and Announcements

¡VIVA! Raises a Record-Breaking ONE MILLION DOLLARS!

More than 650 people attended ¡VIVA! 2016, Cristo Rey’s scholarship fundraising event raising a record ONE MILLION DOLLARS! Held at the Hilton Chicago Hotel, the event commemorated Cristo Rey’s 20-year anniversary. The evening highlighted the impact that the school’s many supporters and sponsors have had on more than 1620 alumni and 563 current students.
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U.S. Attorney Visits Cristo Rey

Cristo Rey juniors welcomed Mr. Zachary T. Fardon, United States Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois, on Wednesday, March 2. After a tour of the school and lunch with two seniors, Mr. Fardon spoke to the junior class.
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Cristo Rey Meets the Pope!

Cristo Rey Jesuit High School had the once in a lifetime opportunity to meet Pope Francis via satellite and participate in a conversation with the Pope. The full, unedited Papal conversation with Cristo Rey is now available.
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Celebrating 20 Years!

On September 5, 1996, 65 pioneering students began their Cristo Rey journey. That moment was captured in a photograph that we share with visitors at the beginning of our tours. We show them the brave souls – students and teachers – who took a risk and came to a school that didn’t even have a building!
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