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Chicago Jesuit Academy is a full-scholarship, college preparatory, Jesuit, Roman Catholic middle school for young men from modest economic backgrounds.
The Academy is distinguished by small classes, an extended academic day and a longer school year to prepare students for success in college prep high schools, universities and positions of community leadership.
The school's success in its mission is made possible by the disciplined sacrifices of our students, parents, faculty, staff, volunteers and benefactors.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 3-8
  • Students: 167 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Chicago Jesuit Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

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Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 3-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
167 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
Chicago Jesuit Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Ties, button down shirt, khaki pants)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
CJA is a tuition free school.

Sports

Total Sports Offered
7 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Arts and Music Programs:
Drum Line, Jazz Band

School Notes

  • Please go to our website to find our application.  To apply, submit an application, your son's most recent report card and proof of income.  Details can be found at www.cjacademy.org/admissions

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 3-8
  • Students: 167 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Chicago, IL is $9,853 for elementary schools and $16,882 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Chicago, IL is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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