Santa Lucia School

3017 S Wells Street,
Chicago, IL, 60616-0606
     Tel: (312)326-1839
Grades: PK - 8 | 106 students
Santa Lucia is a Catholic School whose purpose is to cooperate with the parents in fostering the formation of the child's religious, intellectual, and social values.
This school's further purpose is to help each child to reach full potential as a unique individual and an exemplary member of society; to develop a respect for the rights of others as well as respect for ones self; to encourage and foster a sense of responsibility and personal direction; and to develop in each child an understanding of love for the Church of Christ.
Santa Lucia School is seen as a loving, creative and faith-filled environment that nurtures the whole child, educationally, spiritually and socially.
Its staff is respected for its commitment not only to teaching and loving their students but also constantly pursuing educational advancement for themselves.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 106 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 51%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Santa Lucia School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is De La Salle Institute - Institute Campus (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Jerome School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Jerome School (0.3 miles away)
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  • ChicagoSt Jerome School
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    ChicagoIL60616
    (312)842-7668
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    0.3 mi | 163 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ChicagoDe La Salle Institute - Institute Campus
      (Roman Catholic)
    3455 S Wabash Ave
    ChicagoIL60616
    (312)842-7355
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.6 mi | 1108 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ChicagoHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award St. Therese School
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    247 W 23rd Street
    ChicagoIL60616
    (312)326-2837
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    0.8 mi | 201 students | Gr. PK-8                      
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    ChicagoIL60616
    (312)842-8546
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    0.8 mi | 77 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • ChicagoBridgeport Catholic - S Campus
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    3700 S Lowe Ave
    ChicagoIL60609
    (773)376-6223
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    1 mi | 239 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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