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.
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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.: 31%
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,
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The average private school tuition in Chicago, IL is $7,761 for elementary schools and $11,982 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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