Nazareth Academy

1209 West Ogden Avenue,
La Grange Park, IL, 60526-0605
Tel: (708)354-0061
Grades: 9 - 12 | 804 students
Nazareth Academy is a private, Catholic, coeducational college preparatory high school dedicated to living Jesus' mission of unity and committed to educating the whole person.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. North Central Accreditation
National Catholic Education Association
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1900

Student Body

Total Students 804 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 12%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 24 students
Number of AP Courses 13 courses
Average ACT score 25

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $11,250
Admissions Director Sr. Terry Middendorf


Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports BaseballBasketballCheeringCross CountryDance
FootballGolfIce HockeyLacrosseSoccer
SoftballTennisTrack and FieldVolleyballWrestling
CheeringCross Country,
GolfIce Hockey,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 34 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Astronomy Club, Campus Ministry, Chess Club, Class Boards, Drama, Drama: Fall and Spring Musical, Environmental Advocates, FISH (Friends in Service and Hospitality), Guitar Club, Health Careers Club, History Club, Hodgkins Tutoring, Just Us, Language Honor Societies, Math Club, Model UN, National English Honor Society, National Honor Society, Newspaper: The Announcer, Peacebuilders Outreach, Quill and Scroll, Roadrunner Club, SMILE, Science and Engineering Club, Service Team, Snowball, Spanish Club, Student Council, Student Council, Technology Club, Yearbook: Alexine, Young Entrepreneurs Club, Youth Initiative Art Club, Astronomy Club, Chess Club, Class Boards, Drama, Guitar Club, History Club, Just Us, Math Club, Model UN, SMILE, Service Team, Snowball, Spanish Club, Campus Ministry,
Drama: Fall and Spring Musical,
Environmental Advocates,
FISH (Friends in Service and Hospitality),
Health Careers Club,
Hodgkins Tutoring,
Language Honor Societies,
National English Honor Society,
National Honor Society,
Newspaper: The Announcer,
Peacebuilders Outreach,
Quill and Scroll,
Roadrunner Club,
Science and Engineering Club,
Student Council,
Student Council,
Technology Club,
Yearbook: Alexine,
Young Entrepreneurs Club,
Youth Initiative,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hinsdale Adventist Academy (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Francis Xavier School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Hinsdale Adventist Academy (1.7 miles away)
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