Viridiana Arevalo will be the first in her family to attend college next fall. This accomplishment is no small feat considering that first-generation students often don’t have the family support or expectation of pursuing post-secondary education.
MINNEAPOLIS (KMSP) - The Hernandez brothers credit Cristo Rey’s corporate work-study program as the bedrock of their success. The program partners with hundreds of companies that provide students with training and experience that make for impressive resumes.
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — For the seventh year in a row, every graduating senior at Cristo Rey High School in Minneapolis has been accepted to college.
The private Catholic school helps students from low-income families succeed.