Christ the King High School

Alumni fear for future of Christ the King High School following lawsuit
Alumni fear for future of Christ the King High School following lawsuit
Top Stories Liam La Guerre 11/12/2013 at 5:21PM

Alumni and parents of current Christ the King High School (CK) students are blasting the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn after it filed a lawsuit against the institution last week. The Diocese is suing the school to force the Board of Trustees to reaffirm an agreement that says the institution must remain a Catholic high [...]

Diocese suing Christ the King High School over control
Diocese suing Christ the King High School over control
Top Stories Liam La Guerre 11/05/2013 at 11:42AM

A two-year crusade between the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn and Christ the King High School is heading to the courts. The Diocese filed a lawsuit against Christ the King to force the school’s Board of Trustees to renew a written agreement to stay committed to providing Catholic high school education or relinquish control of [...]

Christ the King hosts ‘Community Day’
Christ the King hosts ‘Community Day’
News Queens Courier Photographers 5/17/2013 at 11:13AM

Different organizations from around the borough joined together on Saturday, May 11 at Christ the King High School to share their initiatives with intrigued attendees. The American Cancer Society set up shop and detailed its Relay for Life event, and representatives from groups such as the Juniper Park Civic Association and the Glendale Chamber of [...]

South Ozone Park college student shoots for NFL
South Ozone Park college student shoots for NFL
South Terence M. Cullen 2/14/2013 at 12:56PM

David Lopez wants one particular job when he graduates college this spring: playing in the National Football League. “I like the aggression of the game,” he said. “I love the game. I was never afraid to hit, it’s fun.” Lopez, of South Ozone Park, has been working on getting himself drafted, or signed, after finishing [...]

‘Model’ kid turned her cancer into her cause
‘Model’ kid turned her cancer into her cause
Education & Kids Toni Cimino 4/13/2012 at 8:56AM

Soon you’ll be seeing a lot more of Carly Rose Nieves. The 16 year old from Middle Village, who her mom calls “not your typical teenager” will soon be emblazoned on the fleet of 75 vehicles for the New York Blood Center (NYBC). Part of the NYBC’s “rebranding campaign,” Nieves, a freshman at Christ the [...]

A mission born from a cause
A mission born from a cause
Education & Kids Melissa Chan 12/20/2011 at 1:06PM

Fifteen-year-old Carly Rose Nieves is turning ordinary people into heroes, one pint of blood at a time. For the second year in a row, the Middle Village teen — and her team of family members and friends — organized a blood drive and bone marrow registry at Christ the King (CTK) Regional High School. The [...]

Queens Veterans Day Parade honors those who served
Queens Veterans Day Parade honors those who served
News Ricky Casiano 11/08/2011 at 1:36PM

The third annual Queens Veterans Day Parade drew 800 local veterans and their supporters to Middle Village this past weekend to honor those who served in the Vietnam War. Veterans from the Vietnam Veterans of America, Queens Chapter 32 and the North Shore Marine Corps League were joined by several community leaders and organizations on [...]