St. Martin De Porres High School

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.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 228 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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St. Martin De Porres High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students
228 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
98%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
St. Martin De Porres High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

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

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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St. Martin De Porres High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Carmel Catholic High School by visitors of our site.
When is the application deadline for St. Martin De Porres High School?
The application deadline for St. Martin De Porres High School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 228 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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The average private school tuition in Lake County, IL is $10,455 for elementary schools and $21,754 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Lake County, IL is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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