Regina Dominican High School

701 Locust Road
Wilmette, IL 60091-0600
Tel: (847)256-7660
Grades: 9-12 | 316 students
Regina Dominican, a college preparatory Catholic school for women, sponsored by the Adrian Dominicans, fosters academic excellence, truth, peace and justice while challenging each student to develop leadership for life and respect for all races, cultures and faiths.
We draw from 43 public and private elementary schools and 20 suburbs as well as the city of Chicago, providing a diverse environment.
After four years of an academically rigorous education, our students graduate with a strong foundation of knowledge, values and leadership skills necessary to support them through their college years and beyond.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
National Catholic Education Association
National Association of College Admissions Counselors
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1958

Student Body

Total Students 316 students
Student Body Type All-girls
Students by Grade Regina Dominican High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 15 courses
Advanced Courses Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, English Language, English Literature, European History, French IV, French V, Latin Vergil, Music Theory, Physics, Spanish IV, Spanish V, U.S. Government & Politics, U.S. History
Average ACT score 24
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform skirt or pant, polo shirt, crew or knee socks.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $11,975
Tuition Notes Books, classroom fees and athletic fees extra.
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Patricia Fuentes
Admissions Associate Brittney Kapka


Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports Ballet, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBalletBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
Field HockeyGolf,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 31 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Ambassadors Club, Art Club, Biology Club, Class Leadership Boards, Crown (Student Newspaper), Digital Media Club, Dominican Preachers, Drama Club, Environmental Club, French Club, French National Honor Society, GLOW Club, International Thespian Society, Kaleidoscope, Korean Club, Latin Club, Mathletes, Modern Music Masters (Tri-M), National Art Honors Society, National Forensics League, National Honor Society, Orchesis Dance, Peer Leaders, Reginites for Life, Spanish Club, Spanish National Honor Society, Student Council, Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering Club (WYSE), Yearbook, Young Republicans and Young Democrats, Youth Ministry Council Art Club, Biology Club, Drama Club, French Club, GLOW Club, Kaleidoscope, Korean Club, Latin Club, Mathletes, Orchesis Dance, Peer Leaders, Spanish Club, Yearbook, Ambassadors Club,
Class Leadership Boards,
Crown (Student Newspaper),
Digital Media Club,
Dominican Preachers,
Environmental Club,
French National Honor Society,
International Thespian Society,
Modern Music Masters (Tri-M),
National Art Honors Society,
National Forensics League,
National Honor Society,
Reginites for Life,
Spanish National Honor Society,
Student Council,
Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering Club (WYSE),
Young Republicans and Young Democrats,
Youth Ministry Council,

School Notes

  • College preparatory curriculum provides students with the opportunity to excel in all disciplines comprising ten academic departments, offering 125 courses, including 15 Advanced Placement courses
  • Emergent technology at Regina Dominican High School provides effective venues for inquiry and problem solving as part of the all-school educational outcomes, including Smart Board technology and a 3:1 student to computer ratio, a new Mac Lab in the publishing suite and a new Writing Lab supporting Regina Dominican's writing across the curriculum initiative.
  • Graduates from the class of 2013 were offered 11.9 million dollars in scholarships.
  • Regina Dominican sponsors more than 20 student organizations and clubs, 5 councils of student government and 7 national and international honors societies
  • Regina Dominican offers the largest Catholic single-gender athletic program in the state of Illinois.
  • Award winning publications include the yearbook and Crown newspaper.

Profile last updated: 01/14/2016

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