St. Martin De Porres High School

501 S Martin Luther King Jr Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
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)
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Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students228 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
98%
State avg.: 31%
Students by GradeSt. Martin De Porres High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1

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The average private school tuition in Lake County, IL is $5,803 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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