Cristo Rey Columbus High School

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Cristo Rey Columbus High School
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Address
400 East Town Street

,
43215

United States
Information
Other names
  • CRCHS
  • CRC
Type Private high school
Religious affiliation(s) Roman Catholic
Established2013 (2013)
Oversight Roman Catholic Diocese of Columbus
NCES School ID A1502835 [1]
PresidentJim Foley [2]
Teaching staff27.8 (on an FTE basis) [1]
Grades9–12
Gender Co-educational
Enrollment382 (2017-2018) [1]
Student to teacher ratio13.7 [1]
Affiliation Cristo Rey Network
Website www.cristoreycolumbus.org
Ohio Institution for the Education of the Deaf and Dumb
Cristo Rey Columbus High School
Interactive map highlighting the building's location
Coordinates 39°57′28″N83°1′22″W / 39.95778°N 83.02278°W / 39.95778; -83.02278 Coordinates: 39°57′28″N83°1′22″W / 39.95778°N 83.02278°W / 39.95778; -83.02278
Architect Richards, McCarty & Bulford
NRHP reference No. 84000107 [3]
CRHP No.CR-32
Significant dates
Added to NRHPOctober 25, 1984
Designated CRHPNovember 19, 1984

Cristo Rey Columbus High School (CRCHS or CRC) is a private, Roman Catholic, co-educational high school in Columbus, Ohio, United States. It was established in 2013 and is located in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Columbus. It follows the Cristo Rey work-study model of education for students from low-income families. [4]

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History

The school building was built in 1899 as part of the Ohio Institution for the Deaf and Dumb (today the Ohio School for the Deaf). It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on October 25, 1984, and the Columbus Register of Historic Properties on November 19, 1984.

Cristo Rey Columbus was established in 2013 as a part of the Cristo Rey Network of high schools. [5] The building underwent an $18 million restoration to accommodate the new school. Renovations included motion-sensor lights in all classrooms, wi-fi, and built-in projectors that connect to students’ tablets and display their work on whiteboards, all of which become smart boards. [6]

The school serves students from families of limited means. [7] Students work five days a month at entry-level jobs at four dozen businesses in the metro area. [8]

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References

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  2. "President's Update". Cristo Rey Columbus High School. Retrieved October 24, 2019.
  3. "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places . National Park Service. April 15, 2008.
  4. Smith, Robin (April 22, 2016). "Cristo Rey high school on track with enrollment and business partner goals". Columbus Business First. Retrieved March 1, 2018.
  5. "Cristo Rey Columbus from the ground up" (PDF). Cristo Rey Columbus High School. Corna Kokosing. March 6, 2015. Retrieved December 28, 2015.
  6. Thompson, Emily (September 2014). "Former Ohio School for the Deaf Gets a New Lease on Life as High School". Columbus Monthly. Cristo Rey Columbus High School. Retrieved February 20, 2018.
  7. "Admission Requirements". Cristo Rey Columbus High School. Retrieved February 20, 2018.
  8. "July 2015 update". Cristo Rey Columbus High School. Archived from the original on March 4, 2016. Retrieved December 28, 2015.

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