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Detroit Cristo Rey High School

Detroit, MI

Detroit Cristo Rey High School is a private, coeducational, Roman Catholic high school in Detroit, Michigan. The school provides a variety of sports, clubs, and other extracurricular activities. They also offer a unique work study program that pairs students and local businesses, where students work one day a week to apply wages to tuition and gain professional experience.

Detroit Cristo Rey enrolls just under 300 students and their mascot is the Wolf.

The school is located in Detroit’s West Vernor-Junction Historic District, a commercial historic area between Lansing and Cavalry. The area is known for its significant architecture and local shops. On a broader scale, Detroit offers residents countless arts, cultural, and educational activities, with regular festivals, events, and shows occurring downtown. A local adviser favorite is Taqueria El Rey - a restaurant with incredible authentic Mexican cuisine.