Joliet Catholic Academy

1200 N Larkin Ave
Joliet, IL 60435-0604
Tel: (815)741-0500
Grades: 9 - 12 | 725 students
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 725 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 17%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Joliet Catholic Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
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
    Daycare / Preschool (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-NS | 84 students
    0.3 miles
    1734 Theodore Street
    Crest Hill, IL 60403
    (815)744-7634
    0.3PK-NS
    84
  • Joliet
    Grades: 6-12 | 50 students
    0.4 miles
    1550 Plainfield Road
    Joliet, IL 60435
    (815)729-0930
    0.46-12
    50
  • Plainfield
    Grades: PK-KG | 71 students
    0.7 miles
    4998 Theodore St
    Plainfield, IL 60586
    (815)254-5012
    0.7PK-KG
    71
  • Joliet
    Our Savior Lutheran Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-KG | 90 students
    0.8 miles
    1910 Black Rd
    Joliet, IL 60435
    (815)725-1688
    0.8PK-KG
    90
  • Crest Hill
    Joliet Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-9 | 102 students
    1.1 miles
    1600 Root St
    Crest Hill, IL 60403
    (815)741-4180
    1.1PK-9
    102

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