Benet Academy

  • Benet Academy is a four year, college preparatory, co-educational, Catholic high school located in Lisle, IL. Benet provides religious instruction and opportunities for prayer and reflection that nurture the faith life of the faculty and students; a devoted and demanding staff offers the support and attention necessary for academic excellence and distinction; and a wide range of extracurricular activities seeks to develop the social and personal skills of each student.
  • The mission of Benet Academy, as a Catholic, Benedictine, college preparatory high school, is to provide a disciplined educational environment that fosters the on-going religious, intellectual and social development of all members of the Benet family.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students1,330 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Benet Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lombard
    Grades: 9-12 | 635 students
    7.3 miles
    19W070 16th Street
    Lombard, IL 60148
    (630) 627-6930
    7.3 9-12
    635
  • New Lenox
    Grades: 9-12 | 1036 students
    20.5 miles
    1800 W Lincoln Hwy
    New Lenox, IL 60451
    (815) 485-2136
    20.5 9-12
    1036
  • West Chicago
     Wheaton Academy
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    Alternative School (Christian)
    Grades: 9-12 | 660 students
    8.6 miles
    900 Prince Crossing Rd
    West Chicago, IL 60185
    (630) 562-7500
    8.6 9-12
    660
  • Wheaton
    St Francis High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 731 students
    5.7 miles
    2130 W Roosevelt Rd
    Wheaton, IL 60187
    (630) 668-5800
    5.7 9-12
    731
  • Aurora
    Marmion Academy
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 532 students
    10.4 miles
    1000 Butterfield Rd
    Aurora, IL 60502
    (630) 897-6936
    10.4 9-12
    532

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The average private school tuition in Illinois is $6,260 for elementary schools and $12,282 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Illinois is 91% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).