Professional Development Day: Redefined

Where else do business executives and high school educators meet to discuss ideas that will improve students’ chances for success?  On Tuesday, January 29th, the Corporate Work Study Program organized Cristo Rey teachers and staff for a joint Professional Development Day with business partner supervisors. The agenda: explore ways to structure and support CRSM students so that they can demonstrate … Read More

February President’s Pen: When the Holy Spirit Slaps Me Upside the Head

We held our second round of admissions interviews last week. Parents or guardians are divided from students and each is interviewed separately.  At times it can be very revealing about the level of parental participation when one doesn’t know their own child’s favorite subject or cannot elaborate on any school activities in which their student participates. On the other hand, … Read More

Lights, Camera….CRSM “Day in the Life” video nominated for Emmy

And the Emmy nominees for Outstanding Achievement for Public Affairs/Current Affairs Programming include: Cristo Rey St. Martin’s “A Day in the Life of a Cristo Rey Student,” produced by Bitter Jester Creative Inc. The Chicago/Midwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences will name winners Dec. 3, 2016. Stay tuned! Thank you to our very own Sam … Read More