Friday, August 10, 2018
Christ the King Jesuit Announces Participation in Math Initiative
A noted speaker on a variety of legal topics, attorney James R. Carey provides counsel for issues such as estate and gift tax disputes as a partner at Levin Schreder and Carey, Ltd. in Chicago. Attorney James R. Carey contributes to groups and organizations in the community, such as Christ the King Jesuit Preparatory School.
With a 100 percent college acceptance rate for its graduates, Christ the King Jesuit Prep seeks to empower its students to live as faithful servants of God and of their community. The school also continues to improve its academic offerings. Recently, Christ the King Jesuit announced that it had earned selection as one of seven Cristo Rey Network schools chosen for the Putting MATH Education to Work initiative.
This initiative consists of a $1.25 million grant from the Howley Foundation for the purpose of increasing students' achievements in mathematics. It will include support for math teachers and principals, including meetings with leaders from the Silicon Valley Math Initiative. These meetings will create school-specific goals in order to prepare a comprehensive plan to boost the efficacy of math instruction.