St. Daniel The Prophet School

5337 South Natoma Avenue
Chicago, IL 60638-0606
Tel: (773)586-1225
Grades: PK-8 | 668 students
St. Daniel the Prophet School exists to develop the talents and the abilities of each student within the context of Catholic, Christian living.
We believe it is our mission to prepare our students to function productively in society by developing their academic skills and by instilling the values and beliefs of our Catholic faith and of our society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia/Mild Learning Differences/ADD/ADHD
Year Founded 1949

Student Body

Total Students 668 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade St. Daniel The Prophet School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 27 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Specific uniform for girls, navy pants and light blue polos for boys)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,475
Tuition Notes There is a family discount available. Please check the school page on the website.
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Principal
Admissions Associate Kathy Ostrowski, Secretary


Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Black Belt Recorder Club, Chess Club, Choir, Games Club, Recycling Club, School Newspaper, Talent Show, Yearbook, Young Rembrandts (extra cost) Chess Club, Choir, Games Club, Recycling Club, Talent Show, Yearbook, Black Belt Recorder Club,
School Newspaper,
Young Rembrandts (extra cost),

School Notes:

  • Please see the website for more detailed information about registration policies and procedures.  You can also access our handbook on the website, as well as our calendar and more information.

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Blase Polish Catholic School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kid'z Colony (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Peckwas Preparatory Academy (0.7 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago
    Kid'z Colony
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 11 students
    0.5 miles
    6287 S Archer Ave
    Chicago, IL 60638
  • Summit
    Grades: PK-8 | 98 students
    0.7 miles
    5714 S Harlem Ave
    Summit, IL 60501
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-8 | 241 students
    0.8 miles
    5201 S Mcvicker Ave
    Chicago, IL 60638
  • Summit
    Grades: PK-8 | 220 students
    0.9 miles
    5641 S 73rd Ave
    Summit, IL 60501
  • Chicago
    Gloria Dei Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 60 students
    1.2 miles
    5259 S Major Ave
    Chicago, IL 60638

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The average private school tuition in Chicago, IL is $7,694 for elementary schools and $11,262 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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