St. Viator Elementary School

4140 W Addison Street
Chicago, IL 60641-0606
Tel: (773)545-2173
Grades: PK - 8 | 279 students
St. Viator Elementary School is a Catholic school deeply committed to the development of the mind, body, and soul of each unique student.
Under the sponsorship of St. Viator Parish, our school mission is to instill, for life, a love of learning, a respect for all people, and a commitment to Catholic social justice and peace.
Our partnership with parents, parish, and community enables us to provide our culturally diverse student body with a quality education, St. Viator Elementary School strives for academic excellence by developing the individual potential of each student through our dedicated faculty and staff, extensive curriculum, extracurricular activities, and service.
The school's educational programs provide spiritual, academic and technical challenges.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1902

Student Body

Total Students 279 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 48%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade St. Viator Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 73%
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform for 1st through 8th grades)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,100
Tuition Notes Financial Aid is available
% on Financial Aid 25%
Admissions Director Marge Tiritilli

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, VolleyballBasketballVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Enrichment Clubs Enrichment Clubs,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lydia Urban Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Park View Lutheran School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Park View Lutheran School (0.7 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago
    Lydia Urban Academy
    Alternative School (Christian)
    Grades: 9-12 | 30 students
    0.6 miles
    4300 W Irving Park Rd
    Chicago, IL 60641
    (773)653-2266
    0.69-12
    30
  • Chicago
    Antonia Pantoja High School
    Alternative School
    Grades: 10-12 | 146 students
    0.6 miles
    3121 N Pulaski Rd
    Chicago, IL 60641
    (773)252-0970
    0.610-12
    146
  • Chicago
    Park View Lutheran School
    (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Grades: PK-8 | 37 students
    0.7 miles
    3919 N Monticello Ave
    Chicago, IL 60618
    (773)267-0072
    0.7PK-8
    37
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-8 | 227 students
    0.9 miles
    3465 N Cicero Ave
    Chicago, IL 60641
    (773)685-1106
    0.9PK-8
    227
  • Chicago
    St Bartholomew School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 277 students
    1 miles
    4941 W Patterson Ave
    Chicago, IL 60641
    (773)282-9373
    1PK-8
    277

School Reviews

I''m a resident of Old Irving and absolutely love our historic neighborhood! When my girls approached school age, I started looking into potential schools nearby. Unfortunately CPS provided nothing but headaches- between their crazy lotteries, distance challenged schools and larger class sizes. So I had to think outside the box. That''s how I ended up sending my non-Catholic girls to St. Viator and couldn''t be happier. :) St. Viator puts an emphasis on academics, community and smaller class sizes. They even increased the school day to include more math into the curriculum. Teachers leverage online programs like Super Kids (reading), Rosetta Stone (language) and Go Math. I admire how teachers are actively involved and use creative techniques to engage and inspire their students. Peace Builders are also core to their education and I can see a difference in how my girls treat people kindly and with respect. As a working parent, we take full advantage of the after school care and wonderful enrichment programs. So far they''ve taken chess, hip hop, drama and building robots. Our evenings consist of doing homework, peppered with fun activities such as brownies or bitty basketball. But in the end, what really matters is that they are happy, challenged and surrounded by people who love and support them at school. Which is why I''m so glad we found such a wonderful neighborhood school that my girls are thriving at.
- Posted by Parent, 10/28/14

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