August Campus Ministry News: Delegates Attend Viatorian Youth Congress

The Viatorian mission is to “proclaim Jesus Christ and his Gospel and to raiseup communities where faith is lived, deepened and celebrated.” Earlier this month, 6 Cristo Rey St. Martin students had the opportunity to gather with 50 other young people from Viatorian high schools and parishes around the county at Bellarmine Retreat House in Barrington IL to experience prayer, … Read More

Achieving the Mission I: By the Numbers

Achieving the Mission: Academically 92% of the Class of 2013 was accepted into a 4-year college or university Over $10.5 million dollars in college scholarships was awarded to our graduating seniors Graduates included a Gates Millennium Scholar, Golden Apple Scholar, Horatio Alger Scholar, Loyola University Scholar and Marquette University Urban Scholar 150 students enrolled in AP courses and 37% of … Read More

Viatorian Support at CRSM

Fr. John Milton, CSV, has been instrumental in the expansion of our AP course curriculum – all on a volunteer basis!  This is just one example of how The Clerics of St. Viator (Viatorians) have supported Cristo Rey St. Martin since the school started in 2004.  As one of our three endorsing communities, they support CRSM in so many ways – … Read More

Summer CWSP & Admissions News: Beating the Summer Slide at CRSM

All incoming freshmen and transfer students are in school! Summer is no time for rest when a rigorous curriculum and new job lay ahead, so our new students are already at CRSM participating in our Enhanced Summer Bridge Program preparing for the future. This program provides necessary orientation and training for the Corporate Work Study Program (CWSP) and high-level college preparatory classes. … Read More

Summer Campus Ministry News: CRSM Seniors are “People for Others”

On Friday, May 31, at the Senior Sendoff and Awards ceremony hosted in the Cristo Rey St. Martin multi-purpose room, a number of honors were bestowed on deserving students and faculty members. The most improved and most outstanding students in each class were awarded by their teachers, as well as excelling students in service, athletics, and community leadership. Alumna Wendy … Read More

Summer Development News: Cristo Rey St. Martin College Prep Hosts Annaul Golf Classic

Darline Alonso stands barely five feet tall, but her words on Monday spoke volumes about the life changing impact Cristo Rey St. Martin College Prep has on its students. The 2008 graduate addressed 150 guests at the school’s annual golf outing, which took place at Glen Flora Country Club in Waukegan and raised nearly $150,000 for tuition assistance. She described … Read More

May Admission News: CRSM Anticipates Largest Enrollment Yet

The Admissions Office hopes to enroll 110 new students next year—105 freshmen and 5 transfer students. So far we have 98 incoming freshmen and 5 transfers enrolled (1 senior, 1 junior and 3 sophomores) and are very close to our goal. Around 200 applications were submitted to the Admissions Committee made up of Principal Mike Odiotti, Vice Principal Marlene Eby, Dean of Students … Read More