Divine Infant Jesus School

1640 Newcastle Ave
Westchester, IL 60154-0601
Tel: (708)865-0122
Grades: PK-8 | 219 students
Divine Infant Jesus School is an extension of the education ministry of Divine Infant Parish.
As a Catholic learning community, we proclaim God’s presence each day by creating a Catholic Christian learning environment where our students can safely grow and develop their God given gifts and talents.
We are a school community that reflects the cosmopolitan world in which we live.
Students of different faiths, racial and ethnic backgrounds live and learn together in an environment that recognizes that we are all children of God.
Our focus is to prepare our students for their high school experience and to provide the students with the tools necessary to become life long learners.
The curriculum is rich with student centered activities which allow for the spiritual, intellectual, physical, aesthetic and social growth of each student.

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 219 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Divine Infant Jesus School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Westchester Christian School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alpha Montessori School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Alpha Montessori School (0.4 miles away)
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  • Westchester
    Alpha Montessori School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 20 students
    0.4 miles
    1625 S Mannheim Rd
    Westchester, IL 60154
  • Westchester
    Grades: PK-12 | 68 students
    0.8 miles
    10600 W Cermak Rd
    Westchester, IL 60154
  • Maywood
    Maywood Margery Daw Day Care
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 34 students
    1 miles
    Po Box 758
    Maywood, IL 60153
  • Westchester
    St. Joseph High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 597 students
    1 miles
    10900 West Cermak Road
    Westchester, IL 60154
  • Westchester
    Divine Providence School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 198 students
    1.2 miles
    2500 Mayfair Ave
    Westchester, IL 60154

School Reviews

We have been at DI for two years and highly recommend it. My daughter is in Pre-K and my son is in Preschool now. We love the school...the teachers are extremely nurturing, the curriculum is up-to-date and the school has a great family feel to it. We plan on sending our children to DI for their entire grammar school education.
- Posted by Parent, 01/31/13
To add to my review...I forgot to mention that the school is wonderfully diverse. It is one of the features that originally attracted us to DI.
- Posted by Parent, 01/31/13

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