Bishop Mcnamara Catholic High School

550 W Brookmont Blvd
Kankakee, IL 60901-0609
Tel: (815)932-7413
Grades: 9-12 | 368 students
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 368 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Bishop Mcnamara Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private 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 Grades Students
  • Kankakee
    St. Martin Of Tours
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 125 students
    0.3 miles
    907 S 9th Ave
    Kankakee, IL 60901
  • Kankakee
    Grades: K | 23 students
    0.5 miles
    1025 N Washington Ave
    Kankakee, IL 60901
  • Bradley
    St. Joseph School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 254 students
    0.8 miles
    247 N Center Avenue
    Bradley, IL 60915
  • Kankakee
    Grades: PK-12 | 249 students
    1 miles
    1580 Butterfield Trail
    Kankakee, IL 60901
  • Kankakee
    Grades: PK-8 | 191 students
    1.5 miles
    366 E Hickory St
    Kankakee, IL 60901

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