Chicago Jesuit Academy
Tel: (773) 638-6103
- 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.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Other school association(s)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades 3-8|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Total Students||167 students|
|Student Body Type||All-boys|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 32%
|Students 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)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Tuition Notes||CJA is a tuition free school.|
|Total Sports Offered||7 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cross Country, Cycling, Football, Lacrosse, Soccer, Track and FieldBasketball, Cross Country,|
Track and Field
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||2 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Arts and Music Programs:|
Drum Line, Jazz Band
- 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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