Our Lady Of The Wayside School

432 S Mitchell Avenue
Arlington Heights, IL 60005-0600
Tel: (847)255-0050
Grades: PK-8 | 561 students
Our Lady Of The Wayside School provides a vital Catholic Christian environment where students are motivated to attain their fullest academic, physical, and spiritual potential, where Christian values, mutual trust, and respect permeate all programs and activities, and where each individual is encouraged to live and to share the Gospel message of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Our curriculum provides proficiency in basic skills, an appreciation for the pursuit of excellence, and preparation to meet the challenges of the world.
We offer  a variety of preschool programs (3 and 4 year olds) including full and half day options.
We also offer full and half day kindergarten options.
Extended day care is available before and after school starting at 7:15 and ending at 6:00.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1954
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 1996, 2015

Student Body

Total Students 561 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Our Lady Of The Wayside School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 22 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Christian Liberty Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Christian Liberty Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Christian Liberty Academy (0.9 miles away)
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  • Arlington Heights
    Grades: PK-12 | 882 students
    0.9 miles
    502 W Euclid Avenue
    Arlington Heights, IL 60004
  • Arlington Heights
    Grades: NS-PK
    0.9 miles
    1003 South Arlington Heights Rd.
    Arlington Heights, IL 60005
  • Arlington Heights
    Grades: PK-KG | 122 students
    1.1 miles
    800 N Fernandez Ave Ste C
    Arlington Heights, IL 60004
  • Rolling Meadows
    Meadows Child Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    Grades: KG | 18 students
    1.2 miles
    2401 Kirchoff Rd.
    Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
  • Arlington Heights
    St James School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 598 students
    1.2 miles
    820 N Arlington Heights Rd
    Arlington Heights, IL 60004

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