St. Hilary School

5614 N Fairfield Avenue
Chicago, IL 60659-0606
     Tel: (773)561-5885
Grades: PK - 8 | 327 students
St. Hilary School is an integral part of the St. Hilary Parish faith community.
The purpose of this elementary school is to provide an atmosphere in which all students strive for excellence: spiritually, morally, intellectually, physically, emotionally and socially within a multicultural environment.
The faculty cooperates with the pastor, administration, parents/guardians in offering the guidance and example necessary to initiate and develop Catholic Christian attitudes.
They strive to develop programs of instruction that stimulate the intellectual abilities of each child and enable students to become self-motivated and self-disciplined in the pursuit of academic excellence and life-long learning.
By acknowledging the richness of individual differences in culture, ability, interest, need and motivation, the school will use a variety of current and innovative teaching techniques designed to offer stimulating and dynamic learning experiences.
Within the evangelizing mission of the Catholic Church, St. Hilary School is called upon to encourage students to develop a personal relationship with God, to support active participation in all dimensions of Church life, to foster a sense of community within our multicultural neighborhood.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Response to Intervention, Academic Resource Faculty, Remedial Reading, Learning Specialities, Counseling Services, Gifted and Accelerated Students
Year Founded 1928

Student Body

Total Students 327 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 52%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade St. Hilary School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 19 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Black Pants, Shorts or Plaid Skirts and Red and White Uniform Polos)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,200
Tuition Notes http://school.sthilarychicago.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=section&layout=blog&id=18&Itemid=163
Admissions Director Judee Pyrcz

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Football, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
FootballSoftball,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Altar Servers, Band and Violin, Bell Choir, Book Club, Chess Club, Choir, Computer Lab, EarthSavers, Electronics Club, Homework Club, Learning Centers, Model Club, Student Council, Testing Centers Altar Servers, Bell Choir, Book Club, Chess Club, Choir, Computer Lab, EarthSavers, Homework Club, Model Club, Band and Violin,
Electronics Club,
Learning Centers,
Student Council,
Testing Centers,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Stuart G Ferst School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Philip Lutheran School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Philip Lutheran School (0.3 miles away)
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