Holy Cross Catholic School provides students with not only an excellent academic foundation but a focus on creating an environment where moral responsibility and service to others are a priority. Ultimately, our objective at Holy Cross is to not only produce highly educated, driven students but also young adults who will change this world with daily interactions with others. We keep the Catholic faith central to every aspect of our students' education while meeting their unique intellectual and social needs.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 460 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,226
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Holy Cross Catholic School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:


School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Learning Difference Programs
Learning Programs Supported
IEP accomodations/Modifications, Remedial Reading
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
460 students
Student Body Type
Students by Grade
Holy Cross Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
20 students
Classroom Dress Code
(Girls plaid jumper and skirts/Boys khaki pants and navy shirts)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Discounts are given if a family has more than 1 student in the school.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant
Admissions Director
Mike Puttin
Admissions Associate
Mary LaDew


Total Sports Offered
4 sports


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
13 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
American Heritage Girls, Boy Scouts, Chess Club, Crusaders of Charity Service Club, Drama Club, Math Club/Team, Newspaper Club, Rosary Club, St. Paul's Circle Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Choir, Piano, Young Rembrandts

School Notes

  • Strong faith focus with opportunities for service and moral development
  • Updated technology with Mimio Boards, Chrome Books and wireless capabilities
  • Reading and math interventions that allow students to move to the next academic level
  • Differentiated curriculum meeting the needs of students at all levels
  • Continuous assessments that allow teachers to place students at appropriate learning level
  • Hospitable/nurturing environment enabling student confidence
  • Security systems and continuous work on safety and well being of students
  • Brand new facility that is spacious and open
  • Large playground areas with ample room for physical activities
Profile last updated: 10/19/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 460 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,226
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Kane County, IL is $4,779 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Kane County, IL is 97% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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