Words of Inspiration: Class of 2017 Graduation

During the Class of 2017 Baccalaureate Mass and Commencement Ceremony, many words of inspiration helped to celebrate the accomplishments and give blessings for the future for the 93 students walking the stage/altar to receive their diplomas. Here we share the speeches from the Valedictorian, Michael Jasso, and the Salutatorian, Alondra Lopez: Michael Jasso Washington University, St. Louis, MO Engineering National … Read More

Seniors Poised for Success: From Georgetown to Duke, Class of 2016 Headed to College

Cristo Rey St. Martin College Prep is sending almost 100 percent of its graduating class to college. On Saturday, June 4, 2016 the Class of 2016 will receive their diplomas at a Baccalaureate Mass and Commencement Ceremony to be held at Holy Family Church 450 Keller Ave. in Waukegan. Next fall they will attend colleges across the country ranging from … Read More

Class of 2015 Graduation: “Great things are happening in Waukegan,” Cristo Rey Founder

Cristo Rey St. Martin College Prep is sending 100 percent of its graduating class to college. On Saturday, June 6, 71 members of the Class of 2015 received their diplomas at a Baccalaureate Mass and Commencement Ceremony held at Most Blessed Trinity Catholic Church in Waukegan. Next fall they will attend colleges across the country ranging from John Hopkins, Loyola, Marquette, … Read More

Class of 2014 Graduation

As 60 students marched down the aisle to receive their high school diplomas, Cristo Rey St. Martin College Prep in Waukegan celebrated several “firsts:” The largest class to graduate in the school’s 10-year history; 83 percent of the students who started as freshman are graduating, and for almost all of the students, they are the first members of their family … Read More