Academy Of St Benedict The African
Tel: (773) 776-3316
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- The Academy of St. Benedict is located in the heart of the Englewood Community on the South Side of Chicago.
- The Archdiocesan elementary schools carry the name of St. Benedict, an African patron whose humility and extraordinary powers as a spiritual director caused him to be made superior.
- The Academy, throughout its evolution carries his name proudly and has never lost sight of its mission-- to provide a superior education and a safe haven for the children of its neighborhood.
- St. Benedict is a school where children can learn in a positive and nurturing environment.
- The Academy of St. Benedict the African believes that a Catholic Christian education aims to develop the total child, spiritually, socially, intellectually, emotionally and physically. To support a student's entire development, the Academy adopts several role models, parents, teachers, religious leaders and friends.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Total Students||151 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 32%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||6 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||25:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Admissions Director||Bri Bridges|
|Admissions Associate||Lakita Gayden|
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Nearby Private Schools
- The nearest high school, elementary school and preschool to Academy Of St Benedict The African is Cs Academy (0.4 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Chicago Grades: NS-12 | 99 students
6014 SOUTH RACINE
Chicago, IL 60636
(773) 778-0818 0.4 NS-12
- Chicago Grades: PK-10 | 14 students
710 W 61st Place
Chicago, IL 60621
(773) 994-4390 1 PK-10
- Chicago Grades: PK-8 | 126 students
900 W Garfield Blvd
Chicago, IL 60609
(773) 373-5200 1 PK-8
- Chicago Grades: PK-K | 106 students
1120 W 69th St
Chicago, IL 60621
(773) 488-2222 1.2 PK-K
- Chicago Grades: PK-8 | 197 students
5450 S Talman Ave
Chicago, IL 60632
(773) 434-2427 1.6 PK-8
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