Cristo Rey Baton Rouge

4000 St. Gerard Avenue, Baton Rouge, LA 70805


Grades Served in 2020-2021: 9-12
School Leader/Principal: Mrs. Claire Willis

Mission Statement

Cristo Rey Baton Rouge Franciscan High School is a Catholic learning community that educates young people of limited economic means to become men and women of faith, purpose and service. Through a rigorous college preparatory curriculum, integrated with a relevant work study experience, students graduate ready to succeed in college and in life.

Religious Sponsor of Cristo Rey

The Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady (FMOL) is the religious sponsor of Cristo Rey Baton Rouge Franciscan High School.

School Features and Programs

Transportation: Yes, transportation is provided to and from school.
Scholarships available

Uniforms: Required

Corporate Work-Study Program

Every Cristo Rey student takes a full course load of college preparatory coursework for four years, as he or she participates one day each week in a four-year Corporate Work Study Program to fund the majority of their tuition. Students at Cristo Rey schools work in job-sharing teams of four. Each student works five full days a month. Their academic schedules are structured so that students work without missing any classes.

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Sports and Student Life at CRBR

  • Girls/Boys Basketball
  • Girls/Boys Track
  • Soccer
  • Baseball
  • Dance
  • Cheer
  • Clubs

The Advantages of  a Cristo Rey Education

  • 100% College Acceptance
  • Small Class Sizes
  • Four Year Work Resume
  • Transportation for all students
  • 1:1 Technology
  • Dyslexia Support Services

Cristo Rey Baton Rouge Franciscan High School offers a unique, top quality, college preparatory education to students from families with limited financial resources. Students of all faiths and denominations are invited to apply.

Nondiscriminatory Policy: Cristo Rey Baton Rouge Franciscan High School admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to the students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship programs, and athletic or other school-administered programs.

Tours are available upon request.