This year marks 50 years since Christ the King Regional High School’s campus on Metropolitan Avenue in Middle Village held its first classes, only eight months after the school first opened its doors. The school, which now has an enrollment of roughly 1,000 students, will hold its Golden Jubilee celebration next month.
The festivities will kick off with a gala dinner dance at El Caribe, located at 5945 Strickland Ave. in Mill Basin, Brooklyn, on Friday, April 19 from 7 to 11 p.m. The celebration will continue throughout that weekend with musical performances and a celebratory Mass on Sunday, April 21 at Christ the King’s campus.
Tickets are on sale for $125 per person and include the dinner dance on April 19, one ticket to any performance of Christ The King’s musical theater group’s production of “Beauty and the Beast” and one ticket to the continental breakfast following the 11 a.m. Mass on April 21 at the school’s cafe.
The reservation deadline is Friday, April 5.Tickets can be purchased at ctkny.org or by calling the Christ the King Alumni Office at (718) 366-7400 ext. 272.