St Francis Borgia School

3535 N Panama Ave
Chicago, IL 60634-0606
Tel: (773)589-1000
Grades: PK-8 | 191 students
St. Francis Borgia School is a community of staff, students, and parents devoted to the spiritual and academic education of its children.
As an integral part of its parish, St. Francis Borgia School continues the Church's mandate to fulfill the mission of Christ with opportunities for prayer, worship, and service that are rooted in Gospel teachings and Catholic sacramental and moral traditions.
While providing for academic excellence, we empower our children to become active and responsible citizens who will make a difference in the world.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 191 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade St Francis Borgia School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniformnavy slacks,khaki polo, plaid skirt, school sweatshirt, school gym clothes, solid color dress shoes and gym shoes)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,725
Tuition Notes Preschool tuition based on 5/3 days and full/half days


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Football, VolleyballBasketballFootball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess club, drama club, choir, girl scouts, 8th grade play, all school Christmas pageant, sewing club, cooking club, Jr. Beta club, Lego club, robotics club, orchestra, craft club, and altar servers. Chess club, drama club, choir, girl scouts, sewing club, cooking club, Jr. Beta club, Lego club, robotics club, orchestra, craft club, 8th grade play,
all school Christmas pageant,
and altar servers.,

School Notes:

  • New families to our school are invited to apply to the Caritas scholarship fund through the Archdiocese of Chicago. This scholarship is for  new students that are entering Kindergarten through 8th grades.

Profile last updated: 07/16/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Guerin Prep High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jfh Educational Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Celestine School (0.8 miles away)
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  • River Grove
    Guerin Prep High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 513 students
    0.4 miles
    8001 Belmont Ave
    River Grove, IL 60171
  • Harwood Heights
    Grades: K-4 | 28 students
    0.8 miles
    7642 W Irving Park Rd
    Harwood Heights, IL 60706
  • Elmwood Park
    St. Celestine School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 478 students
    0.8 miles
    3017 N 77th Ave
    Elmwood Park, IL 60707
  • Chicago
    Our Saviour Lutheran School
    Daycare / Preschool (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-K | 62 students
    1.2 miles
    7151 W Cornelia Ave
    Chicago, IL 60634
  • Harwood Heights
    Grades: K-3 | 18 students
    1.2 miles
    7750 Montrose Ave
    Harwood Heights, IL 60706

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