Crespi Carmelite High School, shortly known as Crespi, is a private Catholic all-boys four-year college preparatory high school located in Encino District, Los Angeles, California. It is part of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles.
|Crespi Carmelite High School|
5031 Alonzo Avenue
|Type||Private, Day, College-prep|
|Motto||Zelo Zelatus Sum Pro Domino Deo Exercituum.|
(With zeal have I been zealous
for the Lord God of Hosts.)
|Religious affiliation(s)||Roman Catholic;|
|Patron saint(s)||Our Lady of Mount Carmel|
|Founder||Fr. Gus Carter, O.Carm|
|Enrollment||500< (September, 2022)|
|Campus size||8 Acres|
|Color(s)||Brown, White and Gold|
|Athletics conference||CIF Southern Section|
|Accreditation||Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Western Catholic Educational Association|
|Feeder schools||Greater Los Angeles Area|
Crespi Carmelite High School offers a college-preparatory education. As of 2022–2023 the academic program has 19 Advanced Placement courses.
Over the years Crespi has won fourteen CIF Southern Section division team titles – Baseball (Division III in 2003; Division II in 2009 and 2023), Basketball "Back to Back" State titles (CIF Division IV State Title 2015 and Division I State Title 2016) (Section Division IV-AA in 2001, 2010, and 2015), Football (Big Five in 1986; Division X in 2004 and 2005), Track & Field (Division 2-A in 1973; Division III in 2008), Water Polo (Division 2-A in 1981, Division 6 in 2019), and Swimming Division 3 in 2021).
Notable alumni edit
This article's list of alumni may not follow Wikipedia's verifiability policy. (October 2021)
- Stephen Amritraj, ATP
- Bryan Bennett, CFL
- Joe Carrabino, Australia NBL
- Randy Cross, NFL
- William Curran, NFL
- Rick Dempsey, MLB
- Keith Eck, NFL
- Christian Fauria, NFL
- Joseph Fauria, NFL
- Sione Fua, NFL
- Sean Gilmartin, MLB
- Hroniss Grasu, NFL
- Chris Harper, CFL
- Ryon Healy, MLB
- Max Heidegger, the Israeli Premier League and the EuroLeague
- Scott Heineman, MLB
- Brian Horwitz, MLB
- Marcin Jagoda, beach volleyball
- Babe Laufenberg, NFL
- Devin Lucien, NFL
- De’Anthony Melton, NBA
- Paul Mokeski, NBA
- London Perrantes (born 1994), NBA and Israeli Basketball Premier League
- Trevor Plouffe, MLB
- Jeff Suppan, MLB
- Marvell Tell, NFL
- Charles Washington, NFL
- Harry Edward Welch, Jr., high school football coach
- Russell White, NFL
- Shaun Williams, NFL
Arts and entertainment edit
- WASC-ACS. "WASC-Accrediting Commission for Schools". Archived from the original on 2009-08-14. Retrieved 2009-06-05.
- "Curriculum Guide 2022-2023" (PDF). Crespi Carmelite High School. Retrieved 3 January 2023.
- "CIF-Southern Section All Sports Press Guide and Record Book" (PDF). 2019-07-01. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2019-07-07. Retrieved 2019-07-06.
- "Marvell Tell III, Crespi, Safety". 247Sports. Retrieved December 25, 2019.