Our Lady Of The Wayside School

432 S Mitchell Avenue
Arlington Heights, IL 60005-0600
Tel: (847)255-0050
Grades: PK-8 | 482 students
Our Lady Of The Wayside School is a 2015 National Blue Ribbon School for Excellence that provides a vital Catholicenvironment where students are motivated to attain their fullest academic, physical, and spiritual potential.
Our curriculum provides proficiency in basic skills, an appreciation for the pursuit of excellence, and preparation to meet the challenges of the world.
We offer a variety of preschool programs (3 and 4 year olds) including full and half day options.
We also offer full and half day kindergarten options.
Extended day care is available before and after school starting at 7:15 and ending at 6:00.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1954
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2015

Student Body

Total Students 482 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 22 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Volleyball

School Notes

  • Our Lady Of The Wayside School provides a vital Catholic Christian environment where students are motivated to attain their fullest academic, physical, and spiritual potential, where Christian values, mutual trust, and respect permeate all programs and activities, and where each individual is encouraged to live and to share the Gospel message of our Lord Jesus Christ. Our curriculum provides proficiency in basic skills, an appreciation for the pursuit of excellence, and preparation to meet the challenges of the world. We offer  a variety of preschool programs (3 and 4 year olds) including full and half day options. We also offer full and half day kindergarten options. Extended day care is available before and after school starting at 7:15 and ending at 6:00.

Profile last updated: 01/29/2016

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