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

May Campus Ministry News: Cristo Rey St. Martin is a Place of Prayer

St. Ignatius of Loyola invites us to be contemplatives in action.  Amidst the cell phones, text messages, academic studies, corporate work study, jobs and family responsibilities (that’s a busy life!) students at Cristo Rey St. Martin take advantage of opportunities to slow down, let go and let God nourish their spiritual lives through the prayer life of St. Martin’s.  By … Read More

Walgreens Joins Cristo Rey St. Martin to Promote Value of School’s Work Study Program

Richard Pena, a senior at Cristo Rey St. Martin College Prep in Waukegan, is proof of how valuable the school’s work study program can be to both students and employers. As part of the work study program, Richard is an express shipping coordinator at Walgreen Co.’s corporate headquarters in Deerfield. At a networking event on April 23rd at Walgreens, where … Read More

April CWSP News: Video Premiere!

The Cristo Rey Story is remarkable. Supporters like you–donors, friends, business partners, teachers, community members–believe in our mission and work to make it a reality. We made an engaging 2-minute video for YOU TO SHARE with others to let them know about us!  Watch it on YouTube and help us get noticed by ‘Liking’ our social media pages on LinkedIn & Facebook & Twitter! Copy & Paste this to … Read More