SAN MIGUEL HIGH SCHOOL – 3rd Year Funding-$14,575
Agency Background: San Miguel is a private, Catholic High School that provides a quality college and career preparatory education to students from families of limited financial means. Established in 2004, San Miguel is part of the Cristo Rey Network, which employs a work-study model. This corporate internship program allows students to work five days a month at entry-level positions in a variety of professional and non-profit fields throughout their 4 years of high school. The wages the students earn pay for approximately 60% of their tuition.
Focus of the 2015 Grant: College Counseling Program The college counseling program works with the entire student population over their four year enrollment and averages $92,880 yearly in operating expenses, including salary and benefits for applicable staff members (an additional part time staff member was added to counseling for the 2014-2015 school year). The typical costs to the college counseling program outside of staff salary are travel, food or other event costs, membership fees, standardized tests and software subscription.
- 757 college applications submitted
- 204 college acceptance
- 55 college recruiter visits
- $462,080 in college scholarship offers
- $1,850,080 current 4 year college scholarship potential
- 77 juniors took the PSAT exam & 100 freshmen and sophomores took the ACT ASPIRE exam in fall, 2014
Contact: Nicolla Hartmann, Dir of Advancement firstname.lastname@example.org