Rosary High School

901 N Edgelawn Dr
Aurora, IL 60506-0605
     Tel: (630)896-0831
        
   
Grades: 9 - 12 | 350 students
Rosary High School is a Catholic college-preparatory high school for young women sponsored by the Dominican Sisters of Springfield, Illinois.
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.

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 350 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 24%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Rosary High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 4 courses
Advanced Courses AP American Government, AP Biology, AP British Literature & Composition, AP United States History, College Algebra, College Credit: Calculus with Analytic Geometry I & II, College Credit: Chemistry & Quantitative Analysis, College Credit: General Chemistry, College Credit: Introduction to Philosophy, College Credit: Introduction to Psychology, College Credit: Plane Trigonometry  
Average ACT score 26

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $9,300

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)
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  • Aurora
    1255 N Edgelawn Dr
    AuroraIL 60506
    (630)907-0095
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 561 students                      
  • Aurora
    10 North Edgelawn
    AuroraIL 60506
    (630)801-7955
    (Christian)
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 113 students                      
  • Aurora
    850 N Commonwealth Ave
    AuroraIL 60506
    (630)896-7557
    Montessori School
    0.8 mi | Gr. NS-6 | 91 students                      
  • Aurora
    2255 Sullivan Road
    AuroraIL 60506
    (630)892-1551
    (Christian)
    1 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 645 students                      
  • Aurora
    St. 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 | Gr. NS-PK | 34 students                      

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