Joliet Catholic Academy

1200 N Larkin Avenue,
Joliet, IL, 60435-0604
Tel: (815)741-0500
Joliet Catholic is a Roman Catholic college preparatory high school sponsored by the Carmelites and Joliet Franciscans to prepare young people for college and for life.
JCA has educated thousands of young adults in Joliet and its surrounding communities for over a century.
The Carmelites have been at JCA since 1933, and the Joliet Franciscans since 1869.
Academic excellence is one of the hallmarks of Joliet Catholic Academy, and students are well prepared to attend the college of their choice after moving through JCA's educational program.

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 933 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Gah Dillard Harris Educational Center (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Franciscan Learning Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Franciscan Learning Center (0.3 miles away)
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  • Crest Hill Franciscan Learning Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Roman Catholic)
    1734 Theodore Street
    Crest Hill , IL , 60403
    (815)744-7634
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Roman Catholic)
    0.3  mi  |  84  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Joliet Gah Dillard Harris Educational Center
    Alternative School
    1550 Plainfield Road
    Joliet , IL , 60435
    (815)729-0930
    Alternative School
    0.4  mi  |  50  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Plainfield Garden Gate Montessori School
    Montessori School
    4998 Theodore St
    Plainfield , IL , 60586
    (815)254-5012
    Montessori School
    0.7  mi  |  62  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Joliet Our Savior Lutheran Preschool
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1910 Black Rd
    Joliet , IL , 60435
    (815)725-1688
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    0.8  mi  |  135  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Crest Hill Joliet Montessori School
    Montessori School
    1600 Root Street
    Crest Hill , IL , 60403
    (815)741-4180
    Montessori School
    1.1  mi  |  152  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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