1.12.18- 6abc Action News- Students at Cristo Rey Philadelphia got a huge surprise at school this morning, receiving $150,000 from Wells Fargo. The oversized check was presented to the students during their Honors Convocation and the money will go towards student scholarships.
10.15.16 LOGAN (WPVI) -- Friday marked a new beginning for seniors at Cristo Rey High School in Philadelphia's Logan section.
They learned they've been accepted to college, and received an acceptance letter on the spot from schools ranging from Rosemont to Cabrini to Chestnut Hill - this after brief interviews and looks at ACT scores and academic transcripts.
06.05.16 - Philadelphia Inquirer - Taylor McHenry took a chance on a new private Catholic high school in North Philadelphia for low-income students that would combine work-study and rigorous academics to provide a jump start on college.
02.20.16 - Philadelphia Inquirer - Cristo Rey Philadelphia students learned of long-ago efforts to integrate one of the area's oldest, Girard College, in a special screening of the third installment of "Cecil's People: The Freedom Fighters."
5.19.15 - Philadelphia Tribune - A Learning Key piece spotlighting two Cristo Rey Philadelphia juniors, Gabriela Cruz and Shanik Morales, and their unique work experience through the Work-Study program.