The Cristo Rey Brooklyn curriculum and instructional program was developed with and by academic partners in the Cristo Rey Network. Teachers integrate specific content benchmarks as well as benchmarks in literacy, thinking practices, and lifelong learning behaviors into their plans and practices.

Students at Cristo Rey Brooklyn are required to complete graduation requirements of:

  • 4 units of Math
  • 5 units of English
  • 4 units of Science
  • 3 units of Social Studies
  • 4 units of Religious Studies  
  • 3 units of Foreign Language
  • 1.5 Units of Physical Education

Additionally at Cristo Rey Brooklyn, all Freshmen take a Business Literacy class and Sophomores take Creative Writing. All Juniors take a Fine Arts elective.  Each Senior takes one of three college level electives.