Cardinal Joseph Bernardin Catholic School

     Tel: (708)403-6525
        
   
Grades: PK - 8 | 534 students
Cardinal Joseph Bernardin School supports the ministry of its sponsoring parishes by providing a Christ-centered quality Catholic education.
Respecting the dignity of the individual person and sensitive to the needs of a diverse society, we strive to enhance and strengthen the faith and spiritual values students first acquired in their homes.
Committed to the highest standards of academic excellence, we dedicate ourselves to provide the best possible education for our students by developing the knowledge, attitudes, and skills essential for life-long learning.
As a community grounded in the Catholic faith, Cardinal Joseph Bernardin School seeks to inspire its students and encourage them to live according to the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
We believe that the focus of the Cardinal Joseph Bernardin Catholic School experience is to motivate students to learn and achieve their own personal best.
Our goal is to prepare students to be life-long learners, as well as responsible members of their community, able to interact with people of all races, nationalities, and religions as they go out into the world.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 534 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Cardinal Joseph Bernardin Catholic School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Heritage Christian School (5.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Christian Hills School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Christian Hills School (1 miles away)
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Cardinal Bernardin School has been a wonderful experience for me. I believe that anyone can excel here as well as I have
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