St. Scholastica Academy

7416 North Ridge Boulevard,
Chicago, IL, 60645-0606
Tel: (773)764-5715
Grades: 9 - 12 | 248 students
As a Benedictine school rooted in a tradition of community and academic excellence, Saint Scholastica Academy educates young women by attending to the development of the whole person through emphasis on critical thinking, moral responsibility and lifelong learning.
It guarded and developed European civilization before moving to every other inhabited continent on the globe.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1865

Student Body

Total Students 248 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 61%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St. Scholastica Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 98%
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform skirt or pants; uniform shirt; uniform sweater or vest)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $9,900
% on Financial Aid 50%

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballBowling,
Cross CountryField Hockey,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

School Notes:

  • As a Benedictine school rooted in a tradition of community and academic excellence, Saint Scholastica Academy educates young women by attending to the development of the whole person through emphasis on critical thinking, moral responsibility and lifelong learning. It guarded and developed European civilization before moving to every other inhabited continent on the globe. We exceed national and international pass rates in the IB diploma program.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Howard Area Leadership Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Margaret Mary Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Margaret Mary Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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    Chicago , IL , 60626
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