Queen Of Peace High School

7659 Linder Ave
Burbank, IL 60459-0604
Tel: (708)458-7600
Grades: 9 - 12 | 361 students
previous
Our faculty, staff, students, alumnae, and friends make our school a special place. Students have opportunities to explore their interests, learn teamwork and have fun outside of the classroom. Put your hand in...there's something for everyone at Peace!
next
Our faculty, staff, students, alumnae, and friends make our school a special place. Students have opportunities to explore their interests, learn teamwork and have fun outside of the classroom. Put your hand in...there's something for everyone at Peace!
Queen of Peace High School is a Catholic Sinsinawa Dominican secondary school community educating a diverse adolescent female population.
We are committed to preparing women not only for college, but for lifelong learning by empowering intellectual, spiritual, moral and emotional growth.
Our mission calls us to search for truth, to encourage collaboration, to instill leadership, to promote dedication to service, and to inspire a passion for peace and justice.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1962

Student Body

Total Students 361 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 93%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Queen Of Peace High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 78%
Average Class Size 25 students
Number of AP Courses 11 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Sep. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,700
Tuition Notes Tuition does not include a $250 non-refundable registration fee. Technology fee is additional $650/year for required laptop program.
Admissions Director Michelle Ruiz

Sports

Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
DanceGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 35 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Color Guard, Dominican Preachers, Environmental Task Force, Eucharistic Ministers, Fall Play, French Club, French National Honor Society, Frosh Class Council, Human Rights Task Force, Junior Class Council, Liturgy Planning Group, Math Club, Math National Honor Society, Model United Nations, Mosaic Literary Magazine, Music Appreciation Club, National Honor Society, Newspaper, Peace Ambassadors, Peace Dance Company, Peace Theatre Company, Poverty & Hunger Task Force, Retreat Leaders, Robotics Team, Senior Class Council, Sophomore Class Council, Spanish Club, Spanish National Honor Society, Spring Play, St. Catherine of Siena Scholars, Student Council, Students Against Substance Abuse, Tri-M Music Honor Society, Yearbook Art Club, Color Guard, Fall Play, French Club, Math Club, Newspaper, Robotics Team, Spanish Club, Spring Play, Yearbook, Dominican Preachers,
Environmental Task Force,
Eucharistic Ministers,
French National Honor Society,
Frosh Class Council,
Human Rights Task Force,
Junior Class Council,
Liturgy Planning Group,
Math National Honor Society,
Model United Nations,
Mosaic Literary Magazine,
Music Appreciation Club,
National Honor Society,
Peace Ambassadors,
Peace Dance Company,
Peace Theatre Company,
Poverty & Hunger Task Force,
Retreat Leaders,
Senior Class Council,
Sophomore Class Council,
Spanish National Honor Society,
St. Catherine of Siena Scholars,
Student Council,
Students Against Substance Abuse,
Tri-M Music Honor Society,

School Notes:

  • Queen of Peace High School is a leader in women's education.
  • A faith- and values-centered Catholic community
  • A strong college prep curriculum for everyone
  • An empowering all-girls environment
  • Exciting opportunities for leadership and service
  • A championship sports program
  • A spirit-filled community with 40+ activities, clubs and organizations
  • A place to belong, make new friends and have fun
  • Profile last updated: 08/24/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St Laurence High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Albert the Great School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Albert the Great School (0.3 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Burbank
    St Laurence High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 598 students
    0.1 miles
    5556 W 77th St
    Burbank, IL 60459
    (708)458-6900
    0.19-12
    598
  • Burbank
    Grades: PK-8 | 191 students
    0.3 miles
    5535 West State Road
    Burbank, IL 60459
    (708)424-7757
    0.3PK-8
    191
  • Burbank
    Rocking Robin Day Care
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 52 students
    0.7 miles
    6000 W 79th Street
    Burbank, IL 60459
    (708)599-8726
    0.7PK-K
    52
  • Burbank
    Grades: KG-12 | 95 students
    1.4 miles
    5040 W 87th St
    Burbank, IL 60459
    (708)636-8635
    1.4KG-12
    95
  • Chicago
    St. Bede The Venerable
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 527 students
    1.5 miles
    4440 W 83rd St
    Chicago, IL 60652
    (773)884-2042
    1.5K-9
    527

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Could This Happen To My Child?
August 30, 2015
Scandals in private school are bound to raise questions for those of us thinking about sending our children to private school. Regardless of how sensational these scandals may appear, they are actually few and far between.
Vouchers aka Tax Credits and Scholarship Funds
August 09, 2015
Voucher programs have gained a lot of traction since 1989 when the first voucher program appeared in Milwaukee. We look at how things are playing out in 2015.
Why Would I Want to....
July 12, 2015
Many parents tend to dismiss the idea of sending their children to private school without exploring it in depth. We explore this and several more related subjects.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Cook County, IL is $7,152 for elementary schools and $12,429 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Cook County, IL is 91% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).