Providing students of modest economic means with a college preparatory education aimed at helping young men and women develop the habits of mind and spirit that will enable them to be successful in college, in their careers, and in life.

Providing meaningful opportunities for professionals to interact with and mentor students while making a difference in their lives. Over 100 Cleveland-area businesses, firms, and non-profits have partnered with Saint Martin.

Saint Martin invites students into our school community who are committed to academic, spiritual, social, emotional, and physical growth. During the admissions process, Saint Martin reviews academic, disciplinary, and attendance records, as well as teacher recommendations.

While we are serious about preparing students for college and career success, we also believe that school should be fun! Caring for the whole student, we believe that involvement in extracurriculars is essential to continuing to form talented, well-rounded, and interesting individuals.

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Saint Martin is a member of the Cristo Rey Network® of high schools, comprised of 39 schools nationwide, delivering a career focused, college preparatory education in the Catholic tradition for students with limited economic resources, uniquely integrating rigorous academic curricula with four years of professional work experience and support to and through college. We partner with educators, businesses, and communities to enable students to fulfill their aspirations for a lifetime of success. The Cristo Rey movement empowers students to fulfill their life's dreams. Saint Martin is endorsed by the Midwest Province of the Society of Jesus and the Sisters of the Humility of Mary

We provide an innovative college preparatory curriculum focusing on the development of the habits of mind and spirit. Our community, including our board, administration, faculty, staff, corporate partners, donors, parents and students is committed to building a community of care rooted in the Catholic tradition, and welcomes people of all backgrounds to join us.


Our Mission

Inspired by the Gospel, Saint Martin de Porres High School is a Catholic college-preparatory high school that combines innovative academics with a unique work program preparing students of limited economic means to become men and women of faith, purpose and service.

Our Vision

Saint Martin de Porres High School prepares students for post-secondary success in education and work through a mutually transformative learning experience sustained by 21st century skills (communication, collaboration, creativity and critical thinking), good work habits and a commitment to justice and peace.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Inspired by the Gospel, Saint Martin de Porres High School prepares our scholars for lifelong success in a multicultural society by committing to equity in education. We embrace diversity to build a strong, equitable and inclusive learning community. We are committed to integrating diversity, equity, and inclusion into all levels and departments of our school and we strive to bring this awareness to all that we do.

at Saint Martin…

  • We accept, value and respect everyone’s individuality, background and values.

  • We are champions for equity through education.

  • We value the collective achievement where all members of the community have the ability to contribute to the Saint Martin mission.

In our commitment to infuse this work in our culture, we will continually examine how our institution can proactively address anti-racism, an inclusive and welcoming environment; diverse hiring practices, accountability and excellence and equity through education.

Saint Martin and Cristo Rey: A Snapshot



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