- Saint Martin de Porres High School was founded in fall 2004 to provide high-quality college-preparatory education to young people in Cleveland, OH, who would not otherwise be able to afford such an education.
- For funding, the school relies on an innovative Corporate Work Study Program first used at Cristo Rey Jesuit High School in Chicago, IL. Saint Martin de Porres is located in St. Vitus Parish in its former elementary school in downtown Cleveland.
- The school has forged partnerships with a number of businesses and not-for-profit organizations in and around Cleveland.
- Saint Martin de Porres High School is Christ’s enterprise dedicated to transforming urban Cleveland one student at a time.
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||468 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||28 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||17:1
National avg.: 13:1
|Average Class Size||25 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal
Finances and Admission
|Tuition Notes||All students participate in the Corporate Work Study Program which offsets the cost of the total yearly tuition amount.|
|% on Financial Aid||
|Admissions Director||Elizabeth Beldon|
|Admissions Associate||Ryan Gillespie|
|Total Sports Offered||10 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,
Cross Country, Golf,
Track and Field, Volleyball,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||32 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Art Club, Blood Drive, Book Club, Broadcast Club, Cermanics Club, Choir, Culture Club, Debate Club, Drama Club, Drum Line, Engineering Club, Gardening Club, Healthy Foods Club, Highlighter Dance Team, Hip Hop Dance Crew, Jewels & Gents, Literary Magazine, Martin Movies, National Honor Society, New Bridge Club, Newspaper - The Paw Print, Photography Club, Praise Dance Team, Quiz League, Saint Martin Recruiting Force (SMRF), Service Projects, Spanish Club, Student Advocates for Social Justice (SASJ), Student Senate, Take Back the Night, WonderWeek, Yearbook Art Club, Blood Drive, Book Club, Broadcast Club, Cermanics Club, Choir, Culture Club, Debate Club, Drama Club, Drum Line, Gardening Club, Jewels & Gents, Martin Movies, Quiz League, Spanish Club, Student Senate, WonderWeek, Yearbook, Engineering Club,
Healthy Foods Club,
Highlighter Dance Team,
Hip Hop Dance Crew,
National Honor Society,
New Bridge Club,
Newspaper - The Paw Print,
Praise Dance Team,
Saint Martin Recruiting Force (SMRF),
Student Advocates for Social Justice (SASJ),
Take Back the Night,
We are Christ's enterprise dedicated to transforming urban Cleveland one student at a time.
We are committed to the values: Work, Study, Serve, Lead, Pray.
- An innovative college preparatory curriculum rooted in the development of habits of mind and spirit.
- A unique partnership with the business community reflected in our Corporate Work Study Program.
- A caring, Catholic community.
In addition to our 470 students and 265 alumni, our community also includes:
- A talented, experienced, and mission-driven faculty, staff, and administration.
- Good corporate citizens at over 100 Cleveland-area offices.
- Thousands of individual donors, foundations, and volunteers who recognize promise in Saint Martin and our students.
Profile last updated: 11/25/2015
Saint Martin de Porres is a great school. They help you wqith everything you need to be sucessful in life. I love Saint Martin de Porres
- Posted by Student/Alumni - sabri