Pope John Xxiii School

1120 Washington St
Evanston, IL 60202-0606
Tel: (847)475-5678
Grades: PK-8 | 291 students
Pope John XXIII School's goal is to provide an excellent Catholic education in a small, caring and diverse community.   We are preparing students for global citizenship.  Pope John XXIIi School teaches three languages.   French and Spanish are taught staring in preschool alternating semesters.   Latin is an option starting in sixth grade.  There are honors and advanced classes starting in middle school.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1886
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2008

Student Body

Total Students 291 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
28%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Pope John Xxiii School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size 17 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $7,865
Tuition Notes Parishioners of St. Mary\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s or St. Nicholas Churches receive tuition reduction--so their rate is $5646
% on Financial Aid
14%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Associate Ann McCarthy

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
DanceFootball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Chess club, Girls on the Run, Guitar, Piano, Spelling bee club, Violin, Yoga Band, Chess club, Guitar, Piano, Violin, Yoga, Girls on the Run,
Spelling bee club,

School Notes:

  • NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED SCHOOL OF EXCELLENCE! 2008 WINNER OF THE NCLB BLUE RIBBON AWARD FOR ACADEMIC SCORES IN THE TOP 10%. WINNER OF THE RED RIBBON AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN DRUG-FREE EDUCATION, PROVIDING A SAFE ENVIRONMENT AND PROMOTING HELATHY LIFE STYLES

Profile last updated: 08/25/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Beacon Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chiaravalle Montessori School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Chiaravalle Montessori School (0.7 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • Evanston
    Grades: PK-8 | 325 students
    0.7 miles
    425 Dempster St
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (847)864-2190
    0.7PK-8
    325
  • Evanston
    Grades: 9-12 | 83 students
    1 miles
    622 Davis Street
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (224)999-1177
    19-12
    83
  • Evanston
    Evanston KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1 miles
    2014 Dempster St.
    Evanston, IL 60202
    (847)869-3456
    1NS-PK
    n/a
  • Evanston
    Grades: PK-12 | 252 students
    1 miles
    1200 Davis Street
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (847)866-6055
    1PK-12
    252
  • Chicago
    Grades: 10-12 | 126 students
    1.1 miles
    7647 N Paulina Ave
    Chicago, IL 60626
    (773)381-0366
    1.110-12
    126

School Reviews

Fantastic environment! Supports a variety of interests and assists the needs of varied learning styles with ease. The school respects the children and the families. The homework is substantive and the projects in school are rich in content.
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