St. Dorothy Elementary School

7740 S Eberhart Ave,
Chicago, IL, 60619-0606
Tel: (773)783-0555
St. Dorothy School is a distinctively faith-based, relationship-centered educational community, known for its challenging, engaging curriculum and quality of graduates who have distinguished themselves at the secondary, post-secondary, and professional career levels.
Integral to St. Dorothy's success and distinction is its ongoing partnership and clear expression of family and parish and its deeply rooted Catholic identity and Christian formation of students grades pre-k through eight.
St. Dorothy School mission is to promote academic excellence, to inspire its students to be lifelong learners and to possess the skills to compete in a global society.
We teach Catholic/Christian values and partner with families to create a spirit of stewardship and service.
From its beginning, St. Dorothy’s has been a school known for its academic excellence.
Enthusiastic, qualified teachers challenge learners to be creative and critical thinkers.
Grounded well in the basics of education, students are equipped to attain a high degree of performance in high school and college.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9

Student Body

Total Students 237 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 100%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade St. Dorothy Elementary School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is South Central Community Services (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rescue Missionary Christian Church Ctr & School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Tiny Tots Villa Montessori (0.5 miles away)
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  • Chicago Rescue Missionary Christian Church Ctr & School
    (Pentecostal)
    7956 S King Dr
    Chicago , IL , 60619
    (773)224-0439
    (Pentecostal)
    0.3  mi  |  14  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Chicago
    Tiny Tots Villa Montessori
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    8128 S M L King Drive
    Chicago , IL , 60619
    (773)483-6251
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    0.5  mi  |  28  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Chicago
    The World Is Yours Childcare & Learning Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    8026 S Cottage Grove Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60619
    (773)487-2273
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    0.5  mi  |  14  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Chicago
    Chatham-avalon Nursery School & Kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    26 E 79th St
    Chicago , IL , 60619
    (773)783-2357
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    0.6  mi  |  54  students  |  Gr.  K-1
  • Chicago
    St. Columbanus School
    (Roman Catholic)
    7120 S Calumet Avenue
    Chicago , IL , 60619
    (773)224-3811
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.8  mi  |  231  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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