Grades: PK-8 | 213 students
As an integral part of St. Colette Parish, St. Colette School is committed to teach His message to our children and to develop a community of love and service in each child, under the guidance of faculty and parents, will have the opportunity to grow socially, academically and spiritually toward responsible adulthood.
Since 1960, St. Colette School has provided educational excellence to the Rolling Meadows and Palatine communities.
The school's philosophy is to provide academic excellence, build self esteem and confidence, and instill social values into all aspects of life, consistent with the gospel teachings of Jesus Christ.
This time honored approach to education has made Catholic Education one of the most respected educational systems available.
St. Colette School believes that a true education aims at the formation of the whole human person, mentally, physically and spiritually.
Consistent with this belief, St. Colette School provides a curriculum that extends beyond the traditional education in public schools.
Faith formation is a core component of the curriculum and becomes a component of each student's daily life through prayer, worship and the study of social justice.
Fine arts and music extend beyond the classroom and annual concerts to our school masses and daily prayer.
Parish activities are an integral part of student life, emphasizing the school's unique Catholic identity.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Mild Learning Differences|
|Awards||Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2007|
|Total Students||213 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 31%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||13 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|Average Class Size||18 students|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$3,700|
|% on Financial Aid||
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$1,000|
|Admissions Director||Valerie Zemko|
|Total Sports Offered||5 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Softball, VolleyballBasketball, Cheering,
Cross Country, Softball,
Nearby Private Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
Rolling MeadowsGrades: K-12 | 24 students
1941 Rohlwing Road
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
SchaumburgGrades: PK-K | 52 students
1410 N Roosevelt Blvd
Schaumburg, IL 60173
SchaumburgGrades: PK-KG | 43 students
1315 E Algonquin Rd
Schaumburg, IL 60196
Arlington HeightsGrades: PK-8 | 482 students
432 S Mitchell Avenue
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Rolling MeadowsGrades: PK-K | 82 students
4321 Wilmette Avenue
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
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