Rosary High School

901 N Edgelawn Dr
Aurora, IL 60506-0605
     Tel: (630)896-0831
        
   
Grades: 9 - 12 | 427 students
item which has been noted, verified.
Rosary High School is a Catholic college preparatory high school for young women sponsored by the Dominican Sisters of Springfield, Illinois.
item which has been noted, verified.
Since 1962, Rosary has maintained a reputation for providing a rigorous college preparatory education for young women. Rosary`s small size, nurturing spirit, family atmosphere and dedication to excellence in single-gender education make Rosary the right choice for educating the young women leaders of tomorrow. Rosary High School is a Catholic college preparatory school for young women sponsored by the Dominican Sisters of Springfield, Illinois.
item which has been noted, verified.
Rooted in the gospel values of Jesus Christ, Rosary High School is committed to the mission of educating and developing Christian leaders in the Dominican tradition encouraging faith development, seeking truth, striving for academic excellence and lifelong learning, developing individual gifts, valuing Christian service, fostering responsible members for society.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 427 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Rosary High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average ACT score 26

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Meg Olsen

Sports

Total Sports Offered 12 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryDance,
DivingGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Bible Club, Dominican Preachers, Ensemble Choir, Film Club, French Club, Latin Club, Lifesavers, Mu Alpha Theta, National Honor Society, Senior Retreat Team, Spanish Club, Student Council, WYSE Team Bible Club, Ensemble Choir, Film Club, French Club, Latin Club, Lifesavers, Mu Alpha Theta, Spanish Club, WYSE Team, Dominican Preachers,
National Honor Society,
Senior Retreat Team,
Student Council,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Aurora Central Catholic High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Covenant Christian School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Covenant Christian School (0.7 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AuroraAurora Central Catholic High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1255 N Edgelawn Dr
    AuroraIL 60506
    (630)907-0095
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.5 mi | 561 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • AuroraCovenant Christian School
      (Christian)
    10 North Edgelawn
    AuroraIL 60506
    (630)801-7955
      (Christian)
    0.7 mi | 113 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • AuroraFox Valley Montessori School
    Montessori School
    850 N Commonwealth Ave
    AuroraIL 60506
    (630)896-7557
    Montessori School
    0.8 mi | 107 students | Gr. NS-6                      
  • AuroraAurora Christian Schools
      (Christian)
    2255 Sullivan Road
    AuroraIL 60506
    (630)892-1551
      (Christian)
    1 mi | 645 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • AuroraSt. Mark's Child Development Center
    Daycare / Preschool  (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    1995 W Downer Pl
    AuroraIL 60506
    (630)897-6063
    Daycare / Preschool  (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    1 mi | 57 students | Gr. NS-PK                      

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?          Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
What About a Foreign Language School?
What About a Foreign Language School?
Sending your child to a foreign language school makes good sense when you have been posted to this country from abroad and in other circumstances as well.
Making the Financial Aid Process Work for You
Do you need financial aid? Not sure? Confused by how financial aid works? Here are some answers.
Interviewing the Over-prepared Teacher Applicant
Some applicants can fool you when they interview. Here is some advice on how to prevent that while at the same time keeping the interview process simple and efficient.
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:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Kane County, IL is $5,217 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Kane County, IL is 96% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).
Related School Videos

View more school videos