St. Martin de Porres High School (Waukegan, Illinois)

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Cristo Rey St. Martin High School
515 South Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue
United States
Coordinates 42°21′7″N 87°49′58″W / 42.35194°N 87.83278°W / 42.35194; -87.83278Coordinates: 42°21′7″N 87°49′58″W / 42.35194°N 87.83278°W / 42.35194; -87.83278
Type private
Motto Transforming Urban America One Student at a Time
Denomination Roman Catholic
Established 2004
President Preston Kendall
Principal Michael Odiotti
Grades 9-12
Gender coed
Campus size Small
Campus type suburban
Color(s) Blue and Gold ‹See Tfm›    ‹See Tfm›    
Mascot Knights
Team name Knights
Tuition $2,500
Affiliation Cristo Rey Network

Cristo Rey St Martin High School is a private, college prep, Roman Catholic high school in Waukegan, Illinois. It is located in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago. The school is made[clarification needed] affordable for students of limited options through each student's participation[clarification needed] in the Hire4Ed (corporate internship) Program.[1] The Hire4Ed program is a program where students go to work once a week. They work for their high school tuition.


St. Martin de Porres High School was established in 2004. It is part of the Cristo Rey Network of high schools, the original being Cristo Rey Jesuit High School in Chicago.[2]The Cristo Rey Network comprises 25 high schools that provide a quality, Catholic, college preparatory education to urban young people who live in communities with limited educational options.


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  2. ^ SMdPHS. "SMdP History". Retrieved 2007-05-11. 

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