College Announcement Day: The Class of 2022 here they come!

On May 2, CRSM honored our high school seniors as they donned T-shirts proclaiming the colleges they will be attending: Northwestern University (three students), Middlebury, Tufts, University of Notre Dame, Providence, and Santa Clara are all among the colleges students will be headed to next fall. Ninety-seven percent of the seniors have been accepted to four-year colleges and they have … Read More

Points of Pride: Students achieving 4.0 GPA or higher reaches all-time high

Cristo Rey St. Martin has achieved many “all-time best results,” in many academic categories, during recent years. Now, as the third quarter results are reported, consider these significant accomplishments: • 66 students eared a 4.0 GPA or higher in the third quarter • 80 percent of students received a 3.0 at third quarter (a key marker of college readiness based … Read More

You’ve Got Mail: College acceptances rolling in for the 90 seniors in the Class of 2018

As we draw closer to spring, colleges across the country are working hard to get through hundreds of thousands of college applications to the class of 2022 – and our students are rushing to their mailboxes during this nail-biting time to open mail that hopefully will be acceptance decisions. The good news is that many standout college acceptances are filling … Read More

2017 Year in Review: Successful Milestones

As construction crews work feverishly to finish the transformation of the once vacant Kmart on Belvidere Road into a highly-anticipated, state-of-the art educational hub for our new home in 2018, we’d like to share some milestones. These successes bring hope for a brighter future not only for students and their families, but also for Waukegan. A snapshot of achievements: • … Read More

Class of 2018 College Acceptances Starting to Roll In

College acceptances for the 90 seniors in the Class of 2018 are starting to roll in. The roster of colleges and universities includes: Augustana College, Bradley University, Carroll University, Carthage College, Columbia College, Cornell College, DePaul University, DePauw University, Dominican University, Illinois State University, Loyola University, Marquette University, Santa Clara University, Saint Mary’s College (Notre Dame, Indiana), University of Illinois … Read More

Colleges, here they come!

Congratulations to the 32 Cristo Rey students who were accepted to more than 20 colleges ranging from Augustana, Cornell College and DePaul, to Loyola, Marquette and St. Mary’s in Notre Dame, Indiana through an invitation to participate for a day in the prestigious Chicago Scholar’s Onsite College Admissions Forum. The one-time event connects students to colleges and universities from across … Read More

CRSM principal mentors on and off the mat

Mike Odiotti has led high school and college wrestling teams to winning seasons before earning undergraduate and graduate diplomas from Boston College and a Doctorate of Education from the University of Pennsylvania. As principal of Cristo Rey St. Martin, he leads our more than 400 high school students on their journeys toward mastering school, college and life. But on a … Read More