St. Martin De Porres High School

501 S Martin Luther King Jr Ave,
Waukegan, IL, 60085-0847
Tel: (847)623-5500
St. Martin De Porres High School is a college prep high school in Waukegan serving students of limited economic means with few educational options.
Part of the national cristo rey network of schools, SMDP exists to prepare motivated urban students for success in college, in careers, and in leadership roles that will ultimately drive positive change for their communities.
Students gain professional experience, while earning over half of the cost of their education.
Unlike students at traditional schools, SMDP students rely on the corporate work study program to provide affordable access to a quality college prep education.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 228 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 98%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St. Martin De Porres High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Daisys Resource Optional School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Most Blessed Trinity Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Most Blessed Trinity Academy (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Waukegan Most Blessed Trinity Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    510 W. Grand Ave.
    Waukegan , IL , 60085
    (847)623-4110
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.8  mi  |  258  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Waukegan
    Shelia Daniels Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    422 10th Street
    Waukegan , IL , 60085
    (847)263-8147
    (Christian)
    1.1  mi  |  103  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Waukegan
    Lions' Mathematics & Science Christian
    (Baptist)
    1011 Porter Street
    Waukegan , IL , 60085
    (847)360-1054
    (Baptist)
    1.2  mi  |  76  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Waukegan
    St Anastasia School
    (Roman Catholic)
    629 W Glen Flora Ave
    Waukegan , IL , 60085
    (847)623-8320
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.7  mi  |  256  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Abbott Park Early Discoveries - Abbott Child Care Ctr - Ap40
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    200 Abbott Park Rd # Dept59z
    Abbott Park , IL , 60064
    (847)935-9100
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2.3  mi  |  21  students  |  Gr.  KG

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