St Colette School

     Tel: (847)392-4098
        
   
Grades: PK - 8 | 213 students
As an integral part of St. Colette Parish, St. Colette School is committed to teach His message to our children and to develop a community of love and service in each child, under the guidance of faculty and parents, will have the opportunity to grow socially, academically and spiritually toward responsible adulthood.
Since 1960, St. Colette School has provided educational excellence to the Rolling Meadows and Palatine communities.
The school's philosophy is to provide academic excellence, build self esteem and confidence, and instill social values into all aspects of life, consistent with the gospel teachings of Jesus Christ.
This time honored approach to education has made Catholic Education one of the most respected educational systems available.
St. Colette School believes that a true education aims at the formation of the whole human person, mentally, physically and spiritually.
Consistent with this belief, St. Colette School provides a curriculum that extends beyond the traditional education in public schools.
Faith formation is a core component of the curriculum and becomes a component of each student's daily life through prayer, worship and the study of social justice.
Fine arts and music extend beyond the classroom and annual concerts to our school masses and daily prayer.
Parish activities are an integral part of student life, emphasizing the school's unique Catholic identity.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1960
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2007

Student Body

Total Students 213 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 54%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade St Colette School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 18 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,700
% on Financial Aid 30%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Admissions Director Valerie Zemko

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Softball, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountrySoftball,
Volleyball

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Christian Liberty Academy (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Meadows Child Center (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Early Child Dev Educational Center (1.4 miles away)
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  • Rolling Meadows
    Meadows Child Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    2401 Kirchoff Rd.
    Rolling MeadowsIL 60008
    (847)398-6292
    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    0.6 mi | Gr. KG | 18 students                      
  • Schaumburg
    1410 N Roosevelt Blvd
    SchaumburgIL 60173
    (847)605-8680
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.4 mi | Gr. PK-K | 52 students                      
  • Schaumburg
    1315 E Algonquin Rd
    SchaumburgIL 60196
    (847)538-2828
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.6 mi | Gr. PK-KG | 43 students                      
  • Arlington Heights
    432 S Mitchell Avenue
    Arlington HeightsIL 60005
    (847)255-0050
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.6 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 561 students                      
  • Rolling Meadows
    Acorn Oaks Preschool Child Care
    Daycare / Preschool (Non-sectarian)
    4321 Wilmette Avenue
    Rolling MeadowsIL 60008
    (847)991-7900
    Daycare / Preschool (Non-sectarian)
    1.8 mi | Gr. PK-K | 82 students                      

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