St. Sylvester Elementary School

3027 West Palmer St
Chicago, IL 60647-0606
Tel: (773)772-5222
Grades: PK-8 | 323 students
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St. Sylvester School is a dynamic and growing school with advanced program offerings and the highest quality teachers.
Join the families and students who have made St. Sylvester School a successful and joyful place to be!

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. AdvancED
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Several - Contact school for specifics

Student Body

Total Students 323 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade St. Sylvester Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 22 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,500
Tuition Notes Financial aid and scholarships available
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Mr. Daniel Bennett


Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 19 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Arts, Basketball, Chess, Cooking, Dance, Flag, Foreign, Girls, Go, High, Mandarin, Soccer, Spanish, Storytime, Technology, Test, Volleyball, Yoga, Zumba Arts, Basketball, Chess, Cooking, Dance, Flag, Foreign, Girls, Go, High, Mandarin, Soccer, Spanish, Storytime, Technology, Test, Volleyball, Yoga, Zumba,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Chicago International Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Salem Christian School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Salem Christian School (0.3 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago
    Salem Christian School
    (Assembly of God)
    Grades: NS-8 | 142 students
    0.3 miles
    2018 N Richmond St
    Chicago, IL 60647
  • Chicago
    Grades: 9-12 | 27 students
    0.4 miles
    2451 N Kedzie Blvd
    Chicago, IL 60647
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-8 | 101 students
    0.5 miles
    1847 N Humboldt Blvd
    Chicago, IL 60647
  • Chicago
    A-karrasel Enterprises, Inc.
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 64 students
    0.6 miles
    3420 W Fullerton Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60647
  • Chicago
    Lutheran Day Nursery Of Chicago
    Daycare / Preschool (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Grades: NS-PK | 51 students
    0.6 miles
    1802 N Fairfield Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60647

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The average private school tuition in Chicago, IL is $7,694 for elementary schools and $11,262 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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