Immaculate Conception

321 S Metter Avenue
Columbia, IL 62236-0622
Tel: (618)281-5353
Grades: PK-8 | 365 students
Mr. Kish welcomes students on the first day.
Mr. Kish welcomes students on the first day.
The mission of Immaculate Conception School is to provide experiences to inspire, challenge, and nurture the mind, body, and spirit of our student within the framework of the Gospel of Jesus Christ and the tradition of the Catholic Church.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1853

Student Body

Total Students 365 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Immaculate Conception Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 16 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(school uniforms: navy pants or plaid skirts, white or light blue knit shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $2,750
Tuition Notes a very supportive parish and Parents and Friends group along with an Endowment Fund help keep tuition low
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,200
Admissions Director Michael L. Kish
Admissions Associate Bev Epplin


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

School Notes

  • Mission --- Community --- Service --- since 1853. Come and join our award winning school where opportunity abounds and parents and teachers make the difference!

Profile last updated: 05/31/2016

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Apostolic Learning Academy (4.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Goddard School (5.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Goddard School (5.6 miles away)
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  • St Louis
     The Goddard School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K
    5.6 miles
    6040 Telegraph Road
    St Louis, MO 63129
  • Dupo
    Grades: K-12
    4.8 miles
    400 Louisa Avenue
    Dupo, IL 62239
  • Millstadt
    St James Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 159 students
    5.5 miles
    412 W Washington St
    Millstadt, IL 62260
  • Saint Louis
    Grades: PK-8 | 440 students
    5.7 miles
    6611 Christopher Dr
    Saint Louis, MO 63129
  • Saint Louis
    Grades: K-8 | 100 students
    6 miles
    74 Kearney St
    Saint Louis, MO 63125

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