St Damian School

Tel: (708)687-4230
Grades: PK-8 | 573 students
Saint Damian School is a Christian educational community of the Catholic Church of the Archdiocese of Chicago in Oak Forest, Illinois.
As such, it is an entity of Saint Damian Parish and operates according to the policies established by the Archdiocese of Chicago Office of Catholic Schools.
Saint Damian School is a community of students, faculty, parents, staff, and clergy united for the purpose of parochial education in the Catholic tradition.
Through mutual respect and sharing of ideas among students, faculty, and parents Saint Damian School provides an environment for spiritual and academic growth and an education that fosters the dignity of the individual.
Saint Damian School continually strives to provide the best possible education for its students by developing the knowledge, attitudes, and skills essential for life-long learning and by instilling a sense of Christian values.
This experience of learning in a Christian Community provides a sound foundation for students which will enable them to live and grow in the Gospel message throughout their lives.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2005

Student Body

Total Students 573 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade St Damian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is New Convent Christian Academy (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Triple R Child Care Inc (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Oak Forest KinderCare (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oak Forest
    Oak Forest KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    0.5 miles
    15700 Central Ave.
    Oak Forest, IL 60452
  • Oak Forest
    Triple R Child Care Inc
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 14 students
    1 miles
    5500 147th St
    Oak Forest, IL 60452
  • Midlothian
    Almost Home Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 19 students
    1.4 miles
    14721 Kilbourne Avenue
    Midlothian, IL 60445
  • Midlothian
    St. Christopher School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 252 students
    1.8 miles
    14611 Keeler Ave
    Midlothian, IL 60445
  • Tinley Park
    Oak Park Ave. KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 47 students
    2 miles
    16100 Oak Park Ave.
    Tinley Park, IL 60477

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