St. Joan Of Arc

4913 Columbia Avenue
Lisle, IL 60532-0605
Tel: (630)969-1732
Grades: PK-8 | 728 students
St Joan Of Arc was established in 1926 as a Benedictine parish school.
SJA is a fully accredited Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade, identifiably Catholic school.
Our families strive to provide a moral and spiritual safe haven where children can flourish.
Our students are taught in both classrooms and homes where regular participation in their religion and liturgy are essential to them as Catholic Christians, and that strong, deep-seated study habits are essential to them as life long learners.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2011

Student Body

Total Students 728 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade St. Joan Of Arc Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Bridge High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chesterbrook Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Chesterbrook Academy (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lisle
    Chesterbrook Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 49 students
    0.3 miles
    4622 Lacey Ave
    Lisle, IL 60532
  • Lisle
    Grades: PK-KG | 27 students
    0.3 miles
    1203 Lisle Pl
    Lisle, IL 60532
  • Lisle
    Lisle KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1 miles
    1640 Eisenhower Lane
    Lisle, IL 60532
  • Lisle
    Grades: PK-KG | 89 students
    1.2 miles
    2055 Burlington Ave
    Lisle, IL 60532
  • Downers Grove
    The Bridge High School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 27 students
    1.5 miles
    2318 Wisconsin Ave
    Downers Grove, IL 60515

School Reviews

Excellent school; my child loves it here. They offer so many unique learning opportunities within the frame of traditional schooling. This year, four of the school''s teachers were invited to participate in NASA''s Teaching From Space MicroGravity Experience. They will travel to the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas in July to participate in the Reduced Gravity Education Flight Program. The students are partnering with their teachers to research all aspects of the St. Joan of Arc Catholic School''s "Gravity''s Effects on Magnets" experiment. The school also has band, after-school enrichment programs, sports teams for boys and girls, art enrichment during school, drama club and more. The 8th graders put together a weekly television show which is broadcast to the student body on Friday mornings. They attend Mass weekly, reconciliation several times a year, and do a number of other things to learn about their faith (like Living Stations of the Cross). This is in addition to religion classes. It''s a well-run, stable school with active, interested parents. I feel very blessed to be here!
- Posted by Parent, 03/05/13

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