Prince Of Peace School

135 S Milwaukee Ave
Lake Villa, IL 60046-0600
Tel: (847)356-6111
Grades: PK-8 | 265 students
Prince of Peace Catholic School offers "Excellence in Education" for students Pre-K through 8th Grade.
It was named a national Blue Ribbon School in 2014.
Located in Lake Villa, Illinois, Prince of Peace has been offering a Catholic based education since 1955.
The school limits itself to one class per grade and no more than 30 students per class.
Over 50% of the education staff have received Masters Degrees in Education and the staff averages 14 years of teaching service to the school.
Prince of Peace offers Art, Music, Spanish, and Band programs, along with a Modern Computer Science Lab.
In sports, it offers Volleyball, Basketball, Track and Field for its Junior High students, grades 5th thru 8th, in the very competitive Fox Valley Catholic Conference.
A small school,by design, in the fast growing North Suburbs of Chicago.
A school where every student counts and every student and family matters.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Education Association
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1955
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2014

Student Body

Total Students 265 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
4%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Prince Of Peace School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size 26 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(black pants and red or gray polo shirts and skorts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Pre-K:$1608 for 2 days a week ,$2058 for 3days $2607 for 5days K-8th Grade 1-Child- $4462, 2 Children- $7478 3- Children- $9759;4 Children and Up- $10449 (All Fees Included for Technology, Books, , and Registration for 2013-2014School Year).Out of par
Average Financial Aid Grant $500
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Bonnie Brown

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Band, Basketball, Boy Scouts, Cheerleading, Girl Scouts, Junior High School (Grades 5 thru 8), Spanish, Student Council, Track and Field, Volleyball Art, Band, Basketball, Boy Scouts, Cheerleading, Girl Scouts, Spanish, Volleyball, Junior High School (Grades 5 thru 8),
Student Council,
Track and Field,

School Notes

  • Prince of Peace Catholic School offers "Excellence in Education" for students Pre-K through 8th Grade. Located in Lake Villa, Illinois, Prince of Peace has been offering a Catholic based education since 1955. The school limits itself to one class per grade and no more than 30 students per class. Over 50% of the education staff have received Masters Degrees in Education and the staff averages 14 years of teaching service to the school. Prince of Peace offers Art, Music, Spanish, and Band programs, along with a Modern Computer Science Lab. In sports, it offers Volleyball, Basketball, Track and Field for its Junior High students, grades 5th thru 8th, in the very competitive Fox Valley Catholic Conference. A small school,by design, in the fast growing North Suburbs of Chicago. A school where every student counts and every student and family matters.

Profile last updated: 08/20/2015

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School Reviews

We have been a part of the Prince of Peace family for over 9 years. The curriculum is strong and gets the students ready for high school.They have done an excellent job of providing differentiation and challenge for my math / science focused child. The staff have also always shown interest in her activities and development as a person. This little power house of a school is a close knit community. Plus the new community life center addition adds fantastic gym space, new library and computer center. I would recommend Prince of Peace without a moment's hesitation.
- Posted by Parent, 05/17/16
Prince of Peace has highly qualified teacher who work with a vigorous curriculum to meet the needs of each student. We education the spirt, heart and mind of each child.
- Posted by Administrator, 09/07/13

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