Hales Franciscan High School

4930 S Cottage Grove Ave,
Chicago, IL, 60615
Tel: (773)285-8400
The mission of Hales Franciscan High School is to develop leaders who embrace academic excellence and embody wisdom, character, and Catholic Christian values.
The goal of the school is to develop young men unto perfect manhood who are assets to society.
This goal shall be accomplished by providing a competitive college preparatory education and character-building program in the Catholic and Franciscan traditions.
We provide a rigorous program of academics, religions education, community service, athletics, individual counseling, and social activities designed to develop the mind, body, and spirit of each student.
We instill the gospel values of faith, justice, spiritual discipline and respect for others, which form the foundation for leadership through service.
We foster a safe environment in which students from many backgrounds and faith traditions learn to excel in all aspects of life, prepare for a successful college experience, and become productive and socially responsible citizens.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in

Student Body

Total Students 130 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color 100%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Hales Franciscan High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Univ Of Chicago Lab School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Creative Mansion Children''s Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Creative Mansion Children''s Academy (0.4 miles away)
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