Bridgeport Catholic - S Campus

3700 S Lowe Ave
Chicago, IL 60609-0606
     Tel: (773)376-6223
Grades: PK - 8 | 288 students
We, at Bridgeport Catholic Academy, believe that the purpose of education is to create a Christian community living the values of the Gospel in which the children and teachers are stimulated to learn, think, share, and develop individual skills.
Our goal is that we become useful, productive, and active members of an ever-changing society.
We believe that the role of the parent/guardian is to be the primary teacher of Christian values, working with the teacher actively supporting and encouraging their children in the learning process.
At Bridgeport Catholic Academy, we believe the parents are an integral part of their child's educational development.
We believe in fostering the teachings, values and traditions of the Catholic faith and in living that faith.
We believe that opportunities for a variety of religious experiences are necessary to nurture one's personal commitment to God, neighbor and self, and to develop responsibilities to the Church and community.
We believe that the role of the teacher is to encourage, guide and instruct the students in mastering the goals and objectives of the school curriculum using a variety of teaching strategies and resources.

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 288 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 46%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Bridgeport Catholic - S Campus Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 31:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is De La Salle Institute - Lourdes Hall Campus (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Santa Lucia School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Santa Lucia School (1 miles away)
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  • ChicagoDe La Salle Institute - Lourdes Hall Campus
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    1040 W 32nd Pl
    ChicagoIL 60608
    (773)650-6800
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    0.8 mi | 480 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ChicagoSanta Lucia School
      (Roman Catholic)
    3017 S Wells Street
    ChicagoIL 60616
    (312)326-1839
      (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 129 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ChicagoDe La Salle Institute - Institute Campus
      (Roman Catholic)
    3455 S Wabash Ave
    ChicagoIL 60616
    (312)842-7355
      (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 1108 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ChicagoSt. Elizabeth Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    4052 S Wabash Ave
    ChicagoIL 60653
    (773)548-4100
      (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 244 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • ChicagoSt Gabriel Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    4500 S Wallace St
    ChicagoIL 60609
    (773)268-6636
      (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 200 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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