Providence Catholic High School

1800 W Lincoln Hwy,
New Lenox, IL, 60451-0604
Tel: (815)485-2136
Grades: 9 - 12 | 1105 students
Providence Catholic High School is a Catholic, coeducational, diocesan secondary school administered by the Augustinians.  We are staffed by both religious and lay people.
The school has been located in New Lenox, Illinois since 1962.
We exist to teach the Gospel of Jesus Christ to the Catholic Christian community.
We prepare students of all faiths and races for the challenges of college and adult life through a quality college preparatory education.
We are a community who strive to love one another as our God loves us.     

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1918

Student Body

Total Students 1105 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 27 students
Number of AP Courses 18 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Programming, AP English Language & Competition, AP English Literature & Composition, AP European History, AP Music Theory, AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art: 2-D Design, AP Studio Art: Drawing, AP U.S Government & Politics, AP U.S. History  
Average ACT score 24
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $10,220
Tuition Notes 2nd child 10% discount. 3rd child 25% discount 4th child 100% discount   
% on Financial Aid 15%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,800
Admissions Director Rachel Ellingson

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports BaseballBasketballCheeringCross CountryDance
FootballGolfIce HockeySoccerSoftball
TennisTrack and FieldVolleyballWrestling
BaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 28 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Augustinian Youth Ministry, Band, Bass Fishing, Book Club, Bowling Club, Choir, Class Officers, Color Guard, Habitat for Humanity, International Club, Law Club, Math Team, Math Team, Mock Trial (ISBA), National Art Honor Society, National Honor Society, Poetry Slam, Poms/Dance Team, Providence Broadcasting Station, Proviscope-Newspaper, Scholastic Bowl, Science Club, Strategic Games Club, Student Council, Theatre, World Language Honor Society, Yearbook Art Club, Band, Bass Fishing, Book Club, Bowling Club, Choir, Class Officers, Color Guard, Law Club, Math Team, Math Team, Poetry Slam, Science Club, Theatre, Yearbook, Augustinian Youth Ministry,
Habitat for Humanity,
International Club,
Mock Trial (ISBA),
National Art Honor Society,
National Honor Society,
Poms/Dance Team,
Providence Broadcasting Station,
Proviscope-Newspaper,
Scholastic Bowl,
Strategic Games Club,
Student Council,
World Language Honor Society,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Community Christian School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Providence Catholic Childrens Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Jude School (1.9 miles away)
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  • New Lenox Providence Catholic Childrens Academy
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Roman Catholic)
    1800 W Lincoln Hwy
    New Lenox , IL , 60451
    (815)485-7129
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Roman Catholic)
    0  mi  |  139  students  |  Gr.  K
  • New Lenox
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    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Assembly of God)
    507 E. Illinois Hwy.
    New Lenox , IL , 60451
    (815)485-2908
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Assembly of God)
    1.4  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • New Lenox
    St. Jude School
    (Roman Catholic)
    241 West 2nd Avenue
    New Lenox , IL , 60451
    (815)485-2549
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.9  mi  |  200  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
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    11409 195th St
    Mokena , IL , 60448
    (708)326-9330
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    2.5  mi  |  414  students  |  Gr.  K-9
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    (815)485-6380
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School Reviews

  • Recommended October 27, 2012 - This school is pretty good, but run very poorly. The administration is blind to student recomendations. The school is very biased in many aspects, and it fails to help students threw the college application processes. - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended December 17, 2011 - Providence is a wonderful high school my daughter just loves it. - Posted by Parent

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