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 25%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Bishop Mcnamara Catholic High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
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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  • KankakeeSt. Martin Of Tours
      (Roman Catholic)
    907 S 9th Ave
    KankakeeIL60901
    (815)932-7911
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.3 mi | 125 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • BradleySt. Joseph School
      (Roman Catholic)
    247 N Center Avenue
    BradleyIL60915
    (815)933-8013
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.7 mi | 254 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • KankakeeProvena Fortin Villa Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    1025 N Washington Ave
    KankakeeIL60901
    (815)932-8411
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.9 mi | 23 students | Gr. K                      
  • KankakeeKankakee Trinity Academy
      (Christian)
    1580 Butterfield Trail
    KankakeeIL60901
    (815)935-8080
      (Christian)
    1 mi | 249 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • BourbonnaisMaternity Bvm School
      (Roman Catholic)
    324 E Marsile St
    BourbonnaisIL60914
    (815)933-7758
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.5 mi | 303 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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