Congratulations to our newest college graduates!

Anthony Lockett '16 (December 2020)
Environmental Sciences
University of Cincinnati

Michaela Townsend '16 (December 2020)
Behavioral Science
Mount St. Joseph University

Imani Vann '16 (December 2020)
General Music
Berea College

Anthony Lockett
Imani Vann
Alumni Spotlight

 Congratulations to all our alumni who made the Dean’s List
Fall Semester 2020

Nakiaja Baccus ‘17 – Tennessee State University

Zamaria Beasley ‘17 – Xavier University

Noah Derese ’15 – University of Cincinnati

Shannon Johns ’18 – University of Cincinnati

Mickaele Townsend ’19 – Xavier University

Michael Williams ‘18 – Xavier University

Honors and Achievements

  • Congratulations Aurora Ortinez ‘20: recipient of the McDonald’s National HACER More award in the amount of $5,000.

  • Congratulations Grace Frazier ‘20: recipient of James and Elizabeth Waters DPCR Scholarship at Miami University.

  • Congratulations Mike Williams ‘18: elected Student Government senator at Xavier University.

  • Congratulations Donald Whittle ‘20: promoted to Senior Contact Tracer at the University of Cincinnati.

  • Congratulations Michaele Townsend ‘19: She gave a wonderful homily at Xavier University’s Mass to commemorate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.
  • Congratulations Darius Mitchell ‘18: received a certificate of completion in the Auto Detailing Craftsman Program.

  • Congratulations Maria Luning ‘15: promoted to Deputy Clerk in Henry County.

  • Congratulations Vada Harris ’19: She is part of the Army ROTC at Wright State University.

  • Congratulations Joseph Whittle '17: accepted to the Master of Community Planning program at the University of Cincinnati.

Alumni Advisory Council

The Graduate Success office invites all alumni of DePaul Cristo Rey High School to join our newly formed Alumni Advisory Council. Your help is needed to provide input and support for a variety of alumni events and initiatives. If you are interested in joining, please email Mrs. Larisa Wright,
Spring Microgrants Now Available

The Graduate Success Fund microgrant application is open for spring 2021. The application can be found on DPCR's website under the Alumni tab.

Contact Mrs. Wright for more information -

Don't Forget to Create Your Profile

The Cristo Rey Network national office, based in Chicago, is embarking on the movement’s first National Alumni Association to connect, engage and mobilize over 18,000 alumni nationwide. They've launched an online portal, where Cristo Rey graduates will have the opportunity to:
  1. access career development and job placement opportunities at Corporate Partners
  2. build community at regional events, and
  3. engage in peer-to-peer mentorship opportunities.
You can create your profile on the portal at If you have questions, please contact Jessie Fenton at

DPCR Alumni Facebook Page
Please be sure to follow the DPCR Alumni page on Facebook. We share pictures, scholarships and other important information.

**Please contact the Graduate Success Office for questions regarding
college transfer options, major or minor changes, and any other concerns.