Providence Catholic High School

1800 W Lincoln Hwy,
New Lenox, IL, 60451-0604
     Tel: (815)485-2136
Grades: 9 - 12 | 1075 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 1075 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Providence Catholic High School 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
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(http://www.providencecatholic.org/pchs/about/dresscode.html)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $10,725
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 15 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

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 (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Jude School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is New Lenox KinderCare (1.4 miles away)
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School Reviews

Recommended
1 year ago
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
1 year ago
Providence is a wonderful high school my daughter just loves it.
- Posted by Parent

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