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Transforming Urban America One Student At a Time 速

cristo rey network 2015 Annual Report

Our Mission The Cristo Rey Network empowers thousands of students from underserved low-income communities to develop their minds and hearts to become lifelong contributors to society. By providing students an extraordinary college preparatory education and a unique four-year, integrated corporate work study experience, we seek to transform urban America. Cristo Rey high schools have forged a distinctive approach to inner-city education that equips students with the knowledge, character, and skills to transform their lives. The largest network of high schools in the country that exclusively serve low-income youth, the Cristo Rey Network is successfully advancing the Catholic tradition of educational excellence and individual formation in marginalized communities. From freshman year, schools establish a culture of high-expectations by integrating rigorous college preparatory academics, four years of professional work experience, Catholic educational values, and support for students to and through college. The Cristo Rey Network national office ensures the quality and vitality of the movement by: • Scaling and standardizing effective and innovative practices across all schools in academics, college enrollment and completion, and the Corporate Work Study Program (CWSP) • Facilitating new school growth through development and implementation of a national growth plan and active support for new schools in all critical areas • Supporting mission accountability through school evaluations and data collection, analysis, and application • Stewarding national branding, visibility, and fundraising

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Letter from Leadership Dear Friends: Nineteen years after our first school opened its doors, the fundamentals of a Cristo Rey education remain remarkably constant. Our schools are Catholic schools, committed to the education of young women and men from economically disadvantaged families through an integrated program of college preparatory academics and corporate work study experience. The creativity and wisdom of the Cristo Rey model has become increasingly clear over time. The Corporate Work Study Program was an innovative approach to ensuring a school’s financial sustainability. Its integration with high quality academic preparation pioneered an equally innovative approach to student formation. By assisting our students to draw the connections between the academic and professional worlds, our schools foster student competence, confidence, and aspiration. This annual report provides some insight into the success that our schools are having in changing the trajectories of their students’ lives. That success merits celebration but does not invite complacency. It instead fuels our commitment to growth and our strategic focus on increasing student performance through continued assessment, improvement, and innovation. The Network has developed an approach to replication that enables our new schools to launch with impressive strength and capacity. We are following up on the exciting work we did to develop a proprietary academic curriculum with a similar effort to develop a comprehensive CWSP curriculum. We have improved our schools’ ability for critical self-assessment by expanding our understanding of the data we collect and by strengthening our mission effectiveness review process. We are focused on increasing our schools’ capacity to support student persistence through college and to harness technology to better serve our academic and organizational needs. Sustaining the national Cristo Rey movement is an extraordinary group effort. It requires the talent, creativity, and commitment of our teachers, administrators, school leaders, and national staff, our supporting religious organizations, our Corporate Work Study partners, and our University Partners. It also depends upon generous and enthusiastic support from the philanthropic community. We are deeply grateful for your belief in the impact and potential of our schools and the transformative power of your investment in the Cristo Rey Network. Viva Cristo Rey!

Kevin Baine Jane E. Genster Chairman of the Board President and CEO Partner, Williams & Connolly, LLP Cristo Rey Network www.cristoreynetwork.org | 3

Reflections Dear Friends: At the bus stop on the corner right outside our Cristo Rey Network office is an electronic sign that I see every morning. It says “The future won’t wait; let’s rethink high school,” and it makes me think as I read it daily. The first thing I think, as a matter of fact, is that’s what we have already done at the Network. Our whole Cristo Rey movement is the fruit of rethinking secondary education. I hope it’s not hubris to say we have already made an extremely valuable contribution in our Corporate Work Study Program. Anyone who entertains a new approach to education from now on, at least for adolescents who are on the margins, would have to take into account the work component. And I don’t mean that it is important because it opens a new stream for financing schools. It’s true that was how we first conceived it, but we soon realized the educational value for an adolescent who has the opportunity to spend time as part of a professional workforce. That experience turned out to be profoundly educational and formational, something we never foresaw. The thing our students most like about our Cristo Rey schools is the job. They love becoming part of the adult world, being taken into account at the office where they work, and getting positive feedback when people recognize the good work they do. One of my favorite stories is about a person who was visiting one of our schools and a student was showing him around. At one point the visitor said to the student, “Tell me. What’s the difference between going to school and going to your workplace?” The student thought for a moment and then answered, “At work, you have to get it right the first time.” What a brilliant insight for this adolescent to recognize. I rest my case about the work experience being educational and formational. The next thing that comes to mind after I read that sign at the bus stop is how important it is to stay creative. How easy it is for all of us to rest on our laurels after having come up with a good idea. I think it is always valid to ask ourselves that question. Do we continue to create? I hope and pray that our Cristo Rey movement always be characterized by a tendency to dream of new solutions for seemingly impossible situations.

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Remember when the friends of the paralytic carried him to see Jesus who was passing through town (Luke 5:19)? They found that the house where Jesus was staying was packed with people. Did they throw up their hands and turn around and go home, saying maybe we can come back tomorrow? No. They very creatively took their friend up on the roof, removed some of the tiles and let their friend down to where Jesus couldn’t miss him. That is creativity. That is what your support enables us to do with the Cristo Rey movement. Sincerely in Cristo Rey,

John P. Foley, S.J. Chair Emeritus and Chief Mission Officer

In Memoriam Fr. TJ Martinez, SJ | 1970-2014 Founding President, Cristo Rey Jesuit College Preparatory High School of Houston

The Cristo Rey movement suffered a painful setback with the death of Antonio “TJ” Martinez, SJ, founding president of Cristo Rey Jesuit in Houston and uncontainable enthusiast of the Cristo Rey mission wherever it was adopted. From the time of his assignment by his Jesuit Provincial to open a new school in Houston’s center city until fate called him to expend all his efforts fighting a losing battle against cancer, TJ became a living example of the motto he so frequently quoted: “we do the difficult immediately, and the impossible right after.” TJ was a dedicated and untiring cheerleader for Cristo Rey Jesuit, who believed that “if God wills it, nothing is impossible.” Our remembrance of him is our recognition of his “spunk and spirit” to undertake the difficult and stare down the impossible without flinching. In his own words, “during a time of economic recession, in the midst of Hurricane Ike, in the middle of one of the roughest parts of Houston, and out of a broken, battered, and beaten up building arose Cristo Rey Jesuit.” TJ set out to do the impossible and he accomplished it! We remember him because of the invaluable legacy that he left us, that a Cristo Rey school is a heroic response to the call of Christ our King to establish and promote the Kingdom here among us. We celebrate the fact that TJ willed us his enthusiasm and commitment. We can see him now flying around heaven, making the whole heavenly court smile and getting them all excited about the Cristo Rey movement. If you look for him, you can’t miss him! He is the angel with the gel on his hair, wearing cowboy boots and sporting a belt with an oversized buckle that says TEXAS on it. TJ is our man in heaven! From there he continues to promote the Kingdom and the mission of the Cristo Rey Network!

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Year In Review N E W SCH OOLS


Cristo Rey Jesuit Milwaukee High School welcomed 129 freshmen students at a ribbon cutting commemorating the opening of the new school in September 2015. More than twenty local companies and organizations, including Robert W. Baird & Co, Inc., ManpowerGroup, and Marquette University, will employ students through the Corporate Work Study Program.

Three Cristo Rey Network schools ranked among the most challenging private high schools, according to Washington Post’s Jay Mathews’ Index Score: Cristo Rey Jesuit High School (Chicago), Immaculate Conception Academy (San Francisco), and Cristo Rey St. Martin College Prep (Waukegan).

NATIONAL V ISIB IL ITY Reporters coast to coast covered the innovative education model and success of the Cristo Rey movement. Stories were featured in the Associated Press, Forbes, Huffington Post, National Catholic Reporter, Philanthropy magazine, The Atlantic, Despierta America, Al Jazeera America, and more. Cristo Rey Dallas College Prep opened in August 2015 with an inaugural class of 127 freshmen. To accomodate growth, Cristo Rey Dallas has launched a $25 million capital campaign. AT&T, The Dallas Morning News, and Jones Day are among the school’s 35 Corporate Partners. Notre Dame Cristo Rey High School on Despierta America

The Lexington Institute published The Cristo Rey Network: Serving Sustainable Success, documenting Cristo Rey’s growth and unique approach to learning both in the classroom and in the workplace. Cristo Rey San Jose Jesuit was profiled as the Network’s first school to pilot a blended learning program. 6 | www.cristoreynetwork.org

GLO BA L I M P A CT In August 2015, Cristo Rey Jesuit (Chicago) participated in a virtual conversation with Pope Francis in anticipation of his historic trip to the United States. Cristo Rey seniors Valerie and Alexandra spoke with the Pope about their lives and personal challenges. At the request of Pope Francis, Valerie sang to him, moving viewers and generating global media attention. The ABC News special program aired on “20/20.”

During Pope Francis’ visit to the United States, Cristo Rey schools hosted Pope2Congress watch parties and several delighted students participated in intimate events, including: Eight Don Bosco Cristo Rey (Washington, DC) students welcoming the Pope at Andrews Air Force Base; Cristo Rey Brooklyn student Christina (below) greeting Pope Francis at JFK Airport; and

Groups from Cristo Rey Atlanta Jesuit and Cristo Rey Jesuit (Houston) traveling to Philadelphia to join the 2Philly4Francis pilgrimage and celebrating Mass with the Pope. “It is a wonderful opportunity for cross curricular work with Theology, government, art, and English. Many of the issues Pope Francis discusses are issues that face our students.” Sr. Suzanne Fitzmaurice, Cristo Rey Kansas City Theology Teacher

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W h e r e We A r e Atlanta, GA Baltimore, MD Birmingham, AL Boston, MA Brooklyn, NY Chicago, IL (2) Cincinnati, OH Cleveland, OH Columbus, OH

Dallas, TX Denver, CO Detroit, MI Houston, TX Indianapolis, IN Kansas City, MO Lawrence, MA Los Angeles, CA Milwaukee, WI

Minneapolis, MN New York, NY Newark, NJ Philadelphia, PA Portland, OR Sacramento, CA San Francisco, CA San Jose, CA Tucson, AZ Washington, DC Waukegan, IL



2015-2016 Facts and Figures Ra c e / E t h n ic i ty

59% Hispanic

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34% Black



White Other

$ 35,000

average family income

9,953 students


university partners


religious sponsors & endorsers

2,325 corporate partners

9,825 alumni

S cho o l o f O ri g in

41% Public

28% Catholic

28% Charter

3% Other Private

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Academic Excellence

The Cristo Rey Network delivers high-impact academic programs to propel the highest quality teaching, learning, and academic leadership in Cristo Rey schools. The goal is that all Cristo Rey students will graduate from high school and college. To achieve this objective, the Cristo Rey Network academic team focuses on the following priorities: College-Ready Curriculum: Ongoing review and refinement of the proprietary network-wide curriculum, aligned to the Common Core State Standards, ACT College Ready Standards, and the College Board, to ensure appropriate rigor and promote student success. Assessment-Driven Instruction: Implement formative and summative classroom assessments, along with Cristo Rey Network aligned end-of-course assessments, to inform instruction and curricular planning. Teacher Effectiveness: Facilitate professional development demonstrably focused on high-impact, research-based instructional strategies that explicitly increase Cristo Rey students’ ability to achieve college readiness. Principal Leadership: Deliver targeted professional development and coaching framework that enable principals to lead effective teaching in the classroom and drive student learning school-wide.

“We are a whole network of people who educate together, learn together, strategize together, break bread together, support together and pray together...We all were placed at this particular time to unite and complete the task of helping the youth of today with the blessings and guidance of God using the extraordinary methods of the Cristo Rey Network.” - Marcia Pecot, founding faculty member Cristo Rey Atlanta Jesuit High School

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Corporate Work Study Program

Through the Corporate Work Study Program, a team of four students shares one entry-level job at a professional company to earn the majority of their high school tuition while gaining real work experience and mentorship in corporate America. Students collectively earned $50 million at 2,325 Corporate Partners while acquiring the behaviors and habits of mind for success, developing an understanding of the relevance of their education, and reimagining the potential for their futures. With the help of Corporate Partners, Cristo Rey schools are a national leader in building a pipeline of diverse, 21st century talent and preparing underserved youth for the demands of the growing knowledge-based economy. To enhance the career readiness of students, the national office’s Corporate Work Study Program team is leading an innovative effort to articulate our learning goals, plan the scope and sequence of, and measure hard and soft skill development through the design and implementation of a best-in-class workplace-training curriculum. The Corporate Work Study Program team, and experts from five Cristo Rey schools, worked in consultation with Corporate Partners’ Human Resources professionals to draft curriculum benchmarks that standardize and elevate the quality of workplace-training throughout a student’s career at Cristo Rey. During summer training, seven schools piloted the curriculum with their Freshman Class of 2019. Benchmarks and aligned assessment tools have been revised for the next phase of schools that will implement the curriculum in the spring of 2016.

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C u r r ic u lum Ben ch mar k F oc us Areas

Technical Skills

Business Etiquette and Ethics


Complex Reasoning Strategies

Precision and Accuracy

Teamwork and Collaboration

Initiative and Self-Direction



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Businesses and nonprofit organizations employing students in four or more cities: American Red Cross Blue Cross Blue Shield Catholic Charities Deloitte Ernst & Young, LLP (EY) *Expeditors International Fifth Third Bank Grant Thornton LLP Jones Day LLP Kirkland & Ellis KPMG Latham & Watkins Locke Lord LLP McKinsey PNC Bank PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC) Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc. Sidley Austin LLP United Way US Bank Wells Fargo Winston & Strawn LLP *Expeditors International, a leading Fortune 500 global logistics firm, employs 41 students from seventeen Cristo Rey schools.

Students meet or exceed expectations in the workplace


Annual Corporate Partner Retention

JOB RESPONSIB IL ITIES 21st Century CWSP Jobs Audit Preparation Balance Sheet Journal Entries Coding Contract Administration Data Entry in Excel Engineer Support Graphic Design Information Technology Assistant PowerPoint Presentations Research Science Lab Research Translation Services Website Design and Maintenance

“We take great pride in supporting the innovative Cristo Rey model. Giving these students a ‘hand-up’ showcases our company values and the commitment to the development of our most important asset - our people.” - Philip M. Coughlin, President Global Geographies and Operations Expeditors International

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College Initiatives

The Cristo Rey Network aims to eradicate the predictive power of economic status over the educational trajectories of underserved students, and data demonstrates progress to celebrate. Cristo Rey graduates are attaining college degrees at more than twice the rate of all low-income high school graduates. Cristo Rey schools create a robust college-going culture from freshman year and increasingly recognize that coupling strong college counseling with continued support for graduates during their post-secondary education, powerfully advances college access, persistence, and completion. With a growth plan forecasting 20,000 alumni by 2020, the Network’s College Initiatives team is leading schools in implementation of the following priorities, which are either underway or in the planning stages:



In partnership with the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, the Cristo Rey Network has enhanced alumni data collection efforts through the customization and implementation of the Dell Scholar Administrative and Alumni portals. Pilots are currently underway in six Cristo Rey schools to follow their graduates and to tailor intervention strategies with struggling alumni.

The Network will work with schools to refine and expand a college counseling curriculum aligned with the network-wide academic framework to deepen the college-going culture from day one of high school. Curriculum implementation sessions will teach college counselors how to best use assessments to evaluate growth and successful college match.



The College Initiatives team will collaborate with college counselors to develop online toolkits and resource manuals for effective college counseling programs. This includes optimizing technology tools and leading professional development trainings.

The University Partnership program actively connects students with 46 colleges and universities that recognize the value of a Cristo Rey education and the promise of our graduates. University Partners respond to the needs of Cristo Rey graduates and seek to recruit, mentor, and support them financially and programmatically.

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N a t io n a l P a r tn er s

Support i ng Partners

Benedictine College (2012) The Catholic University of America (2011) College of the Holy Cross (2009) College of Saint Benedict (2009) DePaul University (2009) Franklin & Marshall College (2011) Georgetown University (2009) John Carroll University (2011) Loyola Marymount University (2010) Loyola University Chicago (2009) Loyola University Maryland (2011) Marquette University (2011) Mount St. Joseph University (2013) Saint John’s University (2009) Saint Joseph’s University (2011) Saint Mary’s College (2009) Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota (2011) Southern Illinois University – Carbondale (2011) St. Thomas University (2009) University of Dayton (2011) University of Notre Dame (2012) University of Missouri – School of Medicine (2011) Villanova University (2010) Xavier University (2010)

Boston College (2012) Creighton University (2009) Connecticut College (2011) Dominican University (2009) Fairfield University (2009) Fordham University (2009) Loras College (2012) Providence College (2011) Regis University (2011) Rockhurst University (2010) Saint Louis University (2011) Saint Peter’s College (2009) Santa Clara University (2009) Seattle University (2011) Stevenson University (2011) Stonehill College (2011) Trinity Washington University (2012) University of Saint Mary (2009) University of San Francisco (2009) University of Scranton (2011) University of St. Francis (2011) Wesleyan University (2009)

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T w o- an d F ou r -Y ea r Col l ege Enrol l m ent Rates • Twice the rate of all low-income individuals • One and one third times the rate of low-income high school graduates • Equal to high-income high school graduates



88% 64% 46%

Cristo Rey Class of 2008

Cristo Rey Class of 2009

Low-Income Population

Low-Income High School Graduates

High-Income Population

B a c h elor ’s D eg r ee A ttai nment Rate • Four times the rate of all low-income individuals • Twice the rate of low-income high school graduates • One and one fourth times the rate of the national average for all high school graduates


36% 8%

Cristo Rey Class of 2008

Cristo Rey Class of 2009

Low-Income Population


15% Low-Income High School Graduates

National High School Graduates

A ssocia te’s Deg r ee At t ai nment Rate • Additional 5% of Cristo Rey’s Class of 2008 • Additional 7% of Cristo Rey’s Class of 2009 *Cristo Rey Network Class of 2008 and Class of 2009 Data from the National Student Clearinghouse; Low Income and High Income populations based on Cristo Rey Network calculations of data from Postsecondary Education Opportunity, January 2012 and September 2014 publications from Postsecondary.org of the Pell Institute; National Average and National Black & Hispanic Average from the 2013 American Community Survey, US Census

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Don Bosco Cristo Rey High School Graduates (L-R) Pamela Cabrera, B.A. Psychology, The Catholic University of America Justine Akinlami, B.A. Biology, Xavier University of Louisiana Catherine Rubio, B.S. Mathematics, Georgetown University

Cristo Rey New York High School Graduates (L-R) Stephanie Gallegos, B.A. Sociology, Fordham University Juan Rodriguez, B.A. Sociology, Fordham University Loubriel Ledesma, B.A. Psychology and Sociology, Fordham University

Verbum Dei High School (Los Angeles) Graduate Traveon Carson, Santa Clara University

Cristo Rey High School (Sacramento) Graduates (L-R) Twin sisters Jazmin and Karen Arango, University of San Francisco

Cristo Rey Kansas City High School Graduates (L-R) Notre Dame Cristo Rey High School (Lawrence) Graduate Tajah Molden, B.A. Criminal Justice and Psychology, Rockhurst University Ambar Sabino, College of the Holy Cross Eddie (Eduardo) Sanchez, B.S.B.A. Accounting, Rockhurst University

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Network Growth

In June 2015, the Cristo Rey Network Board of Directors approved the associate membership of Cristo Rey Baton Rouge High School and Cristo Rey Tampa High School, both on target to open in 2016. As a growing network, Cristo Rey’s momentum to strengthen the U.S. educational landscape continues, with a goal to serve 14,000 students in 40 high schools by 2020. Three strategic priorities lead the Network’s growth plan: 1. Continue to open new schools in large metro areas, with special focus on choice markets 2. Explore growth into mid-size cities that have access to school choice funding 3. Open second Cristo Rey campus in major markets with existing school Having institutionalized replication procedures that ensure strong school starts, the Cristo Rey Network has identified 18 markets for potential studies to explore the feasibility of opening a Cristo Rey school. While two new schools are scheduled to open in summer 2016, three more communities are currently undergoing this process, which examines demographic data, educational opportunities, and other relevant market information.

Schools Opening in 2016

Target Markets for Future Development

Cristo Rey Tampa High School Cristo Rey Baton Rouge High School

Charlotte, NC Fort Wayne, IN Jacksonville, FL Las Vegas, NV Miami, FL Nashville, TN New Orleans, LA Orange County, CA

Feasibility Studies Underway East Bay, CA Fort Worth, TX Oklahoma City, OK Visit www.cristoreynetwork.org for up-to-date progress on each school.

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Orlando, FL Phoenix, AZ Raleigh, NC Richmond, VA San Antonio, TX San Diego, CA Seattle, WA

Re p lic a tion P r ocess 1: P r e -F ea s ibility S tudy P h a s e Period concluding with an application by a local organizing committee to conduct a Feasibility Study

2: F e as ibility S tudy P h a s e Period concluding with an application for approval of the Feasibility Study, following securement of a religious sponsor, site, 35 job letters, required funding, approved leadership, and surveys of community support

3 : L a un c h Y ea r Following the signing of the Associate Membership Agreement, the school enters its Launch Year during which the Network evaluates progress based on Quarterly Benchmarks

4: M e m b e r s h ip in th e C ris to Rey N etwork Cristo Rey Board of Directors votes on full membership status and the new Cristo Rey school officially opens

Founding Leadership Team of Cristo Rey Baton Rouge High School

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Mission Support and Accountability

The Cristo Rey Network protects the integrity of the Cristo Rey model as defined by the Mission Effectiveness Standards, which articulate the common identity of member schools. To ensure mutual accountability, promote innovation and improvement, and foster sharing and support, all schools participate in regular Mission Effectiveness Reviews that assess school performance against each standard. With the collaboration of school presidents, the Network revised the review process this year to more effectively combine informed critical assessment with support for improvement in areas of challenge and encouragement for continued success in areas of strength.

M issio n E ffectiv en ess Stan dards As a member of the Cristo Rey Network, a school: 1. Is explicitly Catholic in mission and enjoys Church approval. 2. Serves only economically disadvantaged students. The school is open to students of various faiths and cultures. 3. Is family centered and plays an active role in the local community. 4. Prepares all students to enter and graduate from college. 5. Requires participation by all students in the work study program. All students must be 14 years old by September 1st. 6. Integrates the learning present in its work program, classroom and extracurricular experiences for the fullest benefit of its student workers.

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7. Has an effective administrative and board structure as well as complies with all applicable state and federal laws. 8. Is financially sound and at full enrollment the school is primarily dependent on revenue from the work study program to meet operating expenses. In addition, the school maintains a comprehensive advancement program to ensure financial stability. 9. Supports its graduates’ efforts to obtain a college degree. 10. Is an active participant in the collaboration, support, and development of the Cristo Rey Network.

The Cristo Rey Network annually collects, analyzes, and reports data on all aspects of school performance and operations to support the continuous, measurable, and meaningful improvement of all of our schools. To make the performance data actionable, the Network offers professional development opportunities, advice on analytical approaches, and resources on best practices. 2015 Network-wide events with particular relevance to the Mission Effectiveness Standards include:



President’s Retreat: Cristo Rey school Presidents held their third annual “no business,” spiritual formation retreat in Scottsdale, AZ in January 2015.

Summit on College Success: In July 2015, the Network convened school leaders, University Partners, researchers, and peer collaborators at Georgetown University to showcase and discuss evidence-based research and practices that have enhanced college success for students and alumni and for other first generation, low-income students.

ST A N DA R D 4 Teach-Learn-Lead Summer Institute: 140 teachers and principals gathered in Chicago over the course of four weeks for hands-on professional development sessions addressing effective teaching practices, improving literacy across all subject areas, and implementing the Cristo Rey Network curriculum.

ST A N D A R D 5

STANDARD 10 Annual Meeting: Cristo Rey school leaders gathered in Houston for programming focused on advancing and strengthening the collective mission of the Network. John Foley, S.J. presented outgoing Cristo Rey Boston High School President Jeff Thielman with the Cristo Rey Network Founder’s Award. As the Network’s first employee, Jeff raised $32 million and facilitated the founding of 24 new Cristo Rey schools. In 2009, he became the President of North Cambridge Catholic High School, which later became Cristo Rey Boston.

Corporate Work Study Program Regional Training Sessions: Three Cristo Rey schools hosted Corporate Work Study directors and associate directors for a series of regional, best-practice sharing sessions.

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Sponsored by the Maryland and New EnglandNew York Provinces of the Society of Jesus; Endorsed by the Society of Mary

Sponsored by the Maryland Province of the Society of Jesus

B r o ok ly n , N e w Y o r k | 20 0 8

C h ic a go, I llin ois | 1 9 9 6

Endorsed by the Mid-Atlantic Community of the Sisters of Mercy

School Directory

Ba ltim o re, Ma ry la n d | 2 0 0 7

Sponsored by the Midwest Province of the Society of Jesus

Cl e ve la n d , Oh io | 2004

C olum bus , O h io | 2 0 1 3

Endorsed by the Midwest Province of the Society of Jesus and the Sisters of the Humility of Mary

Sponsored by the Archdiocese of Columbus

D e t r o it, M ic h ig a n | 2008

H o us to n , Tex a s | 2 0 0 9

Sponsored by the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary and the Basilian Fathers

Sponsored by the Central and Southern Province of the Society of Jesus

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Bo s ton , Ma s s a c h us etts | 2 0 04

Sponsored by The Congregation of the Passion - Holy Cross Province

Sponsored by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston

Ch ica g o , I llin o is | 2008

C in c in n a ti, O h io | 2 0 1 1

Sponsored by the Midwest Province of the Society of Jesus

Sponsored by the Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati

D a lla s , T e xa s | 2015

D en v er, C olo ra do | 2 0 0 3

D A L L A S  C O L L E G E   P R E P 

Endorsed by the School Sisters of Notre Dame

Sponsored by the Central and Southern Province of the Society of Jesus

Ind i an a p o lis , I n d ia n a | 20 0 7

K a n s a s C ity , Mis s ouri | 2 0 0 6

Sponsored by the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, IN; Endorsed by the Archdiocese of Indianapolis

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School Directory

B i r mi ng h a m , A la b a m a | 20 0 7

School Directory

L a w r e nc e , M a s s a ch u s e tts | 2 0 0 4

L o s A n geles , C a lif o rn ia | 2 0 02

Sponsored by the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur

Sponsored by the California Province of the Society of Jesus

Ne w Y o r k , N e w Y o r k | 20 0 4

N ew a rk, N ew Jers ey | 2 0 0 7

Endorsed by the Northeast Province of the Society of Jesus, the Society of the Holy Child Jesus: American Province, and the Brothers of the Christian Schools - District of Eastern NA

Sponsored by the Archdiocese of Newark; Endorsed by The Sisters of Charity of St. Elizabeth, Sisters of Saint Joseph of Peace, and The Marist Brothers of the Schools

Sa c r am e n to , C a lif o r n ia | 2 0 0 6

S a n F ra n c is c o, C a lif o rn ia | 2 009

Sponsored by the California Province of the Society of Jesus and the Sisters of Mercy, West Midwest Community

Sponsored by the Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose, California

Wash in g to n , D. C . | 2007

Wa ukega n , I llin o is | 2 0 0 4

Sponsored by the Salesians of Don Bosco

Endorsed by the Society of the Holy Child Jesus: American Province, Sinsinawa Dominicans, Clerics of St. Viator

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Min n ea po lis , Min n es o ta | 2 007

Sponsored by the Midwest Province of the Society of Jesus

Sponsored by the Midwest Province of the Society of Jesus

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania | 2012

P ortla n d, O rego n | 2 0 0 1

Sponsored by the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales and the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary

Sponsored by the Brothers of the Christian Schools, District of San Francisco New Orleans

Sa n J o s e , C a lif o r n ia | 20 1 4

Tuc s on , A riz o n a | 2 0 0 4

Endorsed by the California Province of the Society of Jesus

Sponsored by the Brothers of the Christian Schools, District of San Francisco New Orleans

B a t o n R o u g e , L o u is ia n a | 2 0 1 6

Ta m pa , F lorida | 2 0 1 6


TAMPA HIGH SCHOOL at Mary Help of Christians Center

Sponsored by the Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady

Sponsored by the Salesians of Don Bosco

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School Di rectory

M i l w au k e e , W is co n s in | 20 1 5

Financial Statements Comparative Schedule of Revenue and Expenses Support and Revenue:

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Board of Directors Kevin Baine (Chairman) Partner | Williams & Connolly, LLP

Joe Rauenhorst CEO | Charter School Properties

George W. Bilicic Vice Chairman of Investment Banking Lazard Freres & Co. LLC

Jeff Snell, Ph.D. Founder | Midwest Social Innovation, LLC

Richard Braddock Private Investor Rev. John P. Foley, S.J. Chair Emeritus | Cristo Rey Network Rev. Jim Gartland, S.J. Rector | Blessed Peter Faber Jesuit Community at Boston College Jane E. Genster President and CEO | Cristo Rey Network

John Thompson Former Senior Vice President & General Manager BestBuy.com Martha Wyrsch Executive Vice President & General Counsel Sempra Energy

Photo Credits Cover: Cristo Rey Jesuit High School - Twin Cities

Nicholas Howley Founder, CEO, and Chairman TransDigm Group Incorporated

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Preston Kendall President | Cristo Rey St. Martin College Prep

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Ann Korologos Former United States Secretary of Labor Kathleen A. Mahoney, Ph.D. Consultant Tom O’Connor Former General Partner | Bear Stearns & Co.

Page 10: Providence Cristo Rey High School; Cristo Rey Atlanta Jesuit High School

Page 14: Cristo Rey San Jose Jesuit High School student working at Sternberg Architects; Cristo Rey Columbus High School Page 17: San Miguel High School Page 28: DePaul Cristo Rey High School Page 30: Cristo Rey Kansas City High School

John O’Shea Managing Director | Tenaska Capital Management Rev. Joseph Parkes, S.J. President | Cristo Rey New York High School Paul E. Purcell Chairman, President, and CEO Robert W. Baird & Co.

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Honor Roll The Honor Roll reflects gifts of more than $100 to the Cristo Rey Network from July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015.


Skip Viragh Foundation, Inc. The Walton Family Foundation $250,000 - $499,999

Roger and Susan Stone Family Foundation Wilson Sheehan Foundation $50,000 - $249,999

George and Laura Bilicic Richard and Susan Braddock Terrance R. and Barbara C. Caster DAF c/o The Rotary Foundation DAF Michael & Susan Dell Foundation Howley Family Foundation Darren and Terry Jackson Mario Family Foundation Fr. Adolfo NicolĂĄs, S.J. John and Diane Patience $25,000 - $49,999

Kevin and Thayer Baine The Lynde & Harry Bradley Foundation Inc. The Dana Foundation J&L Foundation Tom O’Connor Purcell Charitable Foundation GHR Foundation The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation Martha and Gerald Wyrsch 30 | www.cristoreynetwork.org

$10,000 - $24,999 Helen Brach Foundation Foundation For The Carolinas Patrick J. Foley Jane E. Genster and John J. Buckley, Jr. John and Barbara Hazeltine William and Paula McMenamin McNamara Purcell Foundation Dr. Scholl Foundation Sempra Energy Foundation John and Carol Thompson Joe and Ann Wenger $5,000 - $9,999 Christopher and Rosemary Dorment The Healey Family Foundation Michele Jolin and Kevin Downey C.J. and Rebecca Mahoney Richard and Dolores Shantz William E. Simon Foundation James Sinegal Susan R. and John W. Sullivan Foundation Philip Ward and Claire Cunningham $1,000 - $4,999 Jo-Ann & Rocco Abbate Sarah F. and J. Stephen Baine Foundation Robert Becherer Charles and Tiscia Bidwill Kathleen Mahoney and John Brophy Dane Butswinkas and Megan Rupp Joseph and Diane Costyn W.S. Darley & Co. William and Arline DeJoseph John Dodson Eden Prairie High School Key Club Paul and Rosemary Eide Brett and Eva Esber Charles and Shirley Feeney Emmet and Ariel Flood Keller Family Charitable Trust Stephen Kern Ann McLaughlin Korologos William Laimbeer, Sr. Pat and Carrie Lee Susan Leverone Loyola Press Mary Jane MacAfee Michael Maag Susan B. Murphy Frank and Lois Noonan Judith and Stephen Unbanczyk The Vardaman Family Foundation Vulcan Materials Company Ann Wallace and Mark Troutman Richard and Marilee Wehman Tami Wilson

$500 - $999 Dan Anglim Lisa Becchetti Margaret S. & Philip D. Block, Jr. Family Foundation Richard and Elaine Brennan Fr. Lewis E. Brown George Cavanaugh Philip and Julie Delaney Martha and Bruce Dych Elsa M. Gibson Marylynn Herchline Susan and Leander Jennings Edward R. Kroger Linda and Robert Lewandowski William and Kathleen Lynch Robert Lynn Dr. Thaddeus and Margaret Mackrell William E. and Kathe S. McDaniels Patrick Mitoraj Jon and Linda Morris Andrew and Brenda Morris Norton and Mary Ann O’Meara Jeanne B. Oelerich Robert and Carol Peters Eve and Tim Shea Mary Sherry Barry and Beth Simon Robert A. Van Kirk $100 - $499 Radm. Robert and Lois Abele Richard and Joan Abdoo Salvatore Anastasio Louis Benavides Sandra A. Benavides Thomas and Clare Borah John F. Bove Brendan Boyle Anne Kilbourn Caretto William and Madeleine Choquette Judith M. Coates Michael and Gail Coie Bob Couch Carol Ann Crawford Thomas and Leslie Curran Agnes M. Dempsey Thomas J. Donovan Rev. William Esposito Richard E. and Anne K. Feeney Joanne Feldmeier George and Bettina Francis Theodore H. Fuger GE Foundation Marilyn Gradwell Thomas M. Haggerty James Hajnosz

Rex and Nedra Haley Geoffrey Hammond James Harriman, Jr. Peter and Annette Hasbrook Peter and Barbara Hasbrook Brian and Kathy Hayes Ed and Linda Kaiel John and Mary Kakolewski Michael J. Khoury Rev. William P. Knott Jeffrey and Linda Krol James and Jody Land Paul Lazotte Charles and Sandra Lizza McDonald’s Corporation Stephen J. McGeady Thomas and Madeleine McKeon Elizabeth and Dale Meers Brian and Darcy Melton William R. Metzler James S. and Betty P. Miller Frank Molony Norbert L. and Marcella R. Molyet Michael and Denise Moran Susan Morison James and Marcia Morley G. Michael Nidiffer, M.D. Edmond and MaryAnn O’Connor Eugenie O’Hagan Barbara J. Pope William and Cynthia Pressprich Edward and Kathleen Quinn Adam and Charis Ralko Tom and Dede Reedy Carol Rogers Cynthia Sharp Leo J. and Olive F. Sheridan Francis and Bernadette Skuse Martha and Michael Smith Rev. Eldon K. Somers Jeffrey A. Stewart Roger Sullivan Philip Tobin Donald and Natercia Varley Larry and Christine Verhulst Bryan Vincent Pauline Viviano Lambert and Eleanore VonBank Stephen F. Walker Robert and Marian Wernicke W. James Whelan Patricia Wotypka Peter Louis Wyrsch Bishop John W. Yanta Clifford M. and Elizabeth Yeary If an error has occurred in the compilation of this list, we ask that you call it to our attention.

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2015 Cristo Rey Network Annual Report  

2015 Cristo Rey Network Annual Report