Pope John Xxiii School

1120 Washington St,
Evanston, IL, 60202-0606
     Tel: (847)475-5678
Grades: PK - 8 | 238 students
Pope John XXIII School's goal is to provide an excellent Catholic education in a small, caring and diverse community.   We are preparing students for global citizenship.  Pope John XXIIi School teaches three languages.   French and Spanish are taught staring in preschool alternating semesters.   Latin is an option starting in sixth grade.  There are honors and advanced classes starting in middle school.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1886
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2008

Student Body

Total Students 238 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 28%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Pope John Xxiii School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 60%
Average Class Size 17 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,865
Tuition Notes Parishioners of St. Mary\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s or St. Nicholas Churches receive tuition reduction--so their rate is $5646
% on Financial Aid 14%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Rosalie Musiala
Admissions Associate Ann McCarthy

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
DanceFootball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Chess club, Girls on the Run, Guitar, Piano, Spelling bee club, Violin, Yoga Band, Chess club, Guitar, Piano, Violin, Yoga, Girls on the Run,
Spelling bee club,

School Notes:

NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED SCHOOL OF EXCELLENCE! 2008 WINNER OF THE NCLB BLUE RIBBON AWARD FOR ACADEMIC SCORES IN THE TOP 10%. WINNER OF THE RED RIBBON AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN DRUG-FREE EDUCATION, PROVIDING A SAFE ENVIRONMENT AND PROMOTING HELATHY LIFE STYLES

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Beacon Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chiaravalle Montessori School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Chiaravalle Montessori School (0.7 miles away)
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