Bishop Mcnamara High School

550 W Brookmont Blvd,
Kankakee, IL, 60901-0609
Tel: (815)932-7413
Bishop McNamara High School exists primarily to serve the Catholic Christian community of the Kankakee area, while welcoming students of all faiths.
A strong sense of community based on Christian love, care, concern, and sacrifice, unites students, parents, alumni, faculty, and administrators.
Through a synthesis of faith, culture and life, students are challenged and empowered to commit themselves to sharing the Good News.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 401 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Bishop Mcnamara High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Kankakee Trinity Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Martin Of Tours (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Martin Of Tours (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Kankakee St. Martin Of Tours
    (Roman Catholic)
    907 S 9th Ave
    Kankakee , IL , 60901
    (815)932-7911
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.3  mi  |  125  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Bradley St. Joseph School
    (Roman Catholic)
    247 N Center Avenue
    Bradley , IL , 60915
    (815)933-8013
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  254  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Kankakee Provena Fortin Villa Learning Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    1025 N Washington Ave
    Kankakee , IL , 60901
    (815)932-8411
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    0.9  mi  |  23  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Kankakee
    Kankakee Trinity Academy
    (Christian)
    1580 Butterfield Trail
    Kankakee , IL , 60901
    (815)935-8080
    (Christian)
    1  mi  |  249  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Bourbonnais Maternity Bvm School
    (Roman Catholic)
    324 E Marsile St
    Bourbonnais , IL , 60914
    (815)933-7758
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.5  mi  |  314  students  |  Gr.  K-9

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