St Jerome School

2801 S Princeton Ave,
Chicago, IL, 60616-0606
Tel: (312)842-7668
St. Jerome School is a Catholic School dedicated to the total growth and development of the Christian child.
The faculty and staff recognize the dignity and differences of individual students.
Therefore, they strive to develop each child’s spiritual, intellectual, emotional, physically and social potential within a caring environment.
The mission of St. Jerome School is to educate the whole child: physically, intellectually, emotionally and spiritually.
In doing so we hope that each child follows the teachings of Jesus Christ and His Gospel teachings, becomes life long learners, people of prayer, service and community building.
In cooperation with the parents, the primary educators, the faculty strives to provide academic excellence in a setting that attempts to implement the values and traditions of the Catholic Church.
While recognizing the homogeneous character of the school, programs and projects are designed to extend the focus from their personal culture and the world around them.
The emphasis must be that each child respects the dignity of every human being.

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 182 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 40%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St Jerome School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is De La Salle Institute - Institute Campus (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Santa Lucia School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Santa Lucia School (0.3 miles away)
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  • Chicago Santa Lucia School
    (Roman Catholic)
    3017 S Wells Street
    Chicago , IL , 60616
    (312)326-1839
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.3  mi  |  129  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Chicago
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award St. Therese School
    (Roman Catholic)
    247 W 23rd Street
    Chicago , IL , 60616
    (312)326-2837
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.6  mi  |  222  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Chicago
    Pui Tak Christian School
    (Christian)
    2301 S. Wentworth Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60616
    (312)842-8546
    (Christian)
    0.6  mi  |  166  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Chicago
    De La Salle Institute - Institute Campus
    (Roman Catholic)
    3455 S Wabash Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60616
    (312)842-7355
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.8  mi  |  1108  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Chicago
    St Barbara Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2867 S Throop St
    Chicago , IL , 60608
    (312)326-6243
    (Roman Catholic)
    1  mi  |  157  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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