Divine Infant Jesus School

1640 Newcastle Ave,
Westchester, IL, 60154-0601
Tel: (708)865-0122
Divine Infant Jesus School is an extension of the education ministry of Divine Infant Parish.
As a Catholic learning community, we proclaim Godís 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 Kindergarten - 9

Student Body

Total Students 202 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 49%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby 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 Westchester Christian School (0.8 miles away)
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  • Westchester Alpha Montessori School
    Montessori School
    1625 S Mannheim Rd
    Westchester , IL , 60154
    (708)865-0099
    Montessori School
    0.4  mi  |  4  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Westchester
    Westchester Christian School
    (Christian)
    10600 W Cermak Road
    Westchester , IL , 60154
    (708)562-3040
    (Christian)
    0.8  mi  |  27  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Westchester
    St. Joseph High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    10900 West Cermak Road
    Westchester , IL , 60154
    (708)562-4433
    (Roman Catholic)
    1  mi  |  597  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Maywood Maywood Margery Daw Day Care
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    Po Box 758
    Maywood , IL , 60153
    (708)343-8466
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1  mi  |  30  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Westchester Divine Providence School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2500 Mayfair Ave
    Westchester , IL , 60154
    (708)562-2258
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.2  mi  |  198  students  |  Gr.  K-9

School Reviews

  • Recommended January 31, 2013 - 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
  • Recommended January 31, 2013 - 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

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