“THINGS HAPPEN FOR A REASON”: AN INTERVIEW WITH CHEYANNE WILLIAMS

I met Cheyanne Williams (CRSM ’15, Loyola University ’19) at a coffee shop near Loyola University to discuss the road that has taken her from CRSM to Loyola University to her recent acceptance into Georgetown Law.  The following conversation has been edited and condensed. Good to see you again. Congratulations on your acceptance at Georgetown. Last time we met you … Read More

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

Class of 2017: Largest class college bound

With 93 students, the Class of 2017 is the largest graduating class in the school’s history, and 98% of them were accepted into bachelor degree programs. On Saturday, June 3, 2017, the new graduates received their diplomas at a Baccalaureate Mass and Commencement Ceremony held at Most Blessed Trinity Catholic Church in Waukegan and presided by Fr. Corey Brost, C.S.V. … Read More

Summer Journeys: Students travel the country to explore science, social justice and more

From serving meals to immigrants at the Nogales, Mexico border, a boot camp for future Hispanic lawyers in D.C. to the premiere Ontario film festivals and exploring future careers and college life on campuses at Cornell, Duke and Georgetown, CRSM students will explore myriad academic, cultural, social entrepreneur and volunteering experiences this summer. Welcome to “Summer School,” CRSM style where … Read More

Class of 2017 College Acceptances Starting to Roll In

College acceptances for the 96 seniors in the Class of 2017 are starting to roll in. The roster of colleges and universities includes: Bradley University, Carroll University, Carthage College, Coe College, Dominican University, Illinois State University, Loyola University, Marquette University, St. Mary’s University of Minnesota, University of Illinois at Chicago, Wheeling Jesuit University and Xavier University. The early acceptances speak … Read More

Class of 2015 Sets New Benchmarks

Bound for great places and great things, CRSM faculty, staff, parents, friends and the entire student body celebrated the successes of the Class of 2015 at a Senior Sendoff Celebration held June 5, 2015 on the day before the graduation ceremony and baccalaureate Mass. “We’re very proud to recognize the Class of 2015 who has set some new benchmarks in … Read More

Alumni Driven By Ambition

When Carly and Baltazar graduated from Cristo Rey St. Martin in 2011, they crossed the threshold of Loyola University as 10 members of an elite group of Cristo Rey graduates from across the country named as Cristo Rey Scholars and awarded the prestigious four-year full-tuition, full-housing scholarship to the Chicago university’s Roger’s Park campus. On May 7, 2015, the Waukegan … Read More