St Edward Central Catholic High School

335 Locust St
Elgin, IL 60123-0601
Tel: (847)741-7536
Grades: 9 - 12 | 430 students
Since 1941, St. Edward Central Catholic High School in Elgin has meant "high-quality Catholic education" to thousands of young men and women in the Fox Valley area.
Emphasizing that our faith in Christ is the most important reason for our school, we seek to produce students who will understand the relationship and influence between religion and life.
We are a four-year, coeducational, Central Catholic high school.
As a Christ centered high school, theology is an important aspect of each school day.
St. Edward Central Catholic High School is a Catholic family dedicated to faith in action, excellence in education, and discipleship in Jesus Christ.
St. Edward offers a complete program of religious activities including Mass, overnight retreats, and Days of Recollection, nurturing the spiritual lives of our students all year long.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Christian School Association (NCSA)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 430 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 29%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade St Edward Central Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Elgin Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Laurence Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Laurence Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • Elgin
    Grades: PK-8 | 214 students
    0.3 miles
    572 Standish St
    Elgin, IL 60123
    (847)468-6100
    0.3PK-8
    214
  • Elgin
    St Johns Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 201 students
    0.5 miles
    109 N Spring St
    Elgin, IL 60120
    (847)741-7633
    0.5PK-8
    201
  • Elgin
    Grades: PK-8 | 210 students
    0.6 miles
    274 Division St
    Elgin, IL 60120
    (847)931-2804
    0.6PK-8
    210
  • Elgin
    St. Mary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 168 students
    0.7 miles
    103 S Gifford St
    Elgin, IL 60120
    (847)695-6609
    0.7K-9
    168
  • Elgin
    Grades: NS-12 | 387 students
    0.7 miles
    350 Park St
    Elgin, IL 60120
    (847)695-0300
    0.7NS-12
    387

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