St. Paul The Apostle School

130 Woodlawn Avenue,
Joliet, IL, 60435-0604
Tel: (815)725-3390
Grades: PK - 8 | 397 students
The staff of St. Paul the Apostle School believes that our school's purpose is to offer a Christian education enabling all students to achieve increasing levels of academic accomplishments with positive growth in social and emotional well-being.
We accept the responsibility by providing opportunities for all students to reach their maximum educational potential through a challenging and well-rounded curriculum and co-curricular activities.

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 mild learning differences
Year Founded 60

Student Body

Total Students 397 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade St. Paul The Apostle School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 22 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,480
Tuition Notes discounts for multiple children in family: 2nd is 50% off; 3rd is 75% off.
Average Financial Aid Grant $500
Acceptance Rate 98%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Flag Football, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringFlag Football,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. altar servers, crossing guards, math club, school newspaper, student council, yearbook altar servers, math club, yearbook, crossing guards,
school newspaper,
student council,

School Notes:

  • The staff of St. Paul the Apostle School believes that our school's purpose is to offer a Catholic Christian education enabling all students to achieve increasing levels of academic accomplishments with positive growth in social and emotional well-being. We accept the responsibility by providing opportunities for all students to reach their maximum educational potential through a challenging and well-rounded curriculum and co-curricular activities.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Joliet Catholic Academy (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ucp - Melvin J Larson Education Center (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Ucp - Melvin J Larson Education Center (0.8 miles away)
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  • Joliet Ucp - Melvin J Larson Education Center
    Special Education School
    311 S Reed St
    Joliet , IL , 60436
    (815)744-3500
    Special Education School
    0.8  mi  |  70  students  |  Gr.  PK
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    1910 Black Rd
    Joliet , IL , 60435
    (815)725-1688
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    0.9  mi  |  135  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Joliet
    St. Patrick Grade School
    (Roman Catholic)
    110 Willow Ave
    Joliet , IL , 60436
    (815)726-2924
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.1  mi  |  207  students  |  Gr.  K-9
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    St. Jude School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2204 Mcdonough St
    Joliet , IL , 60436
    (815)729-0288
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.1  mi  |  206  students  |  Gr.  K-9
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    Cathedral Of St. Raymond School
    (Roman Catholic)
    608 N Raynor Ave
    Joliet , IL , 60435
    (815)722-6626
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.2  mi  |  513  students  |  Gr.  K-9

School Reviews

  • Recommended June 07, 2014 - St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Schools has a great education. Our children have been attending there for six years now and both love it. They participate in the extracurricular activities they offer and they are getting a well rounded education. - Posted by Parent

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