Holy Trinity High School

1443 W Division Street
Chicago, IL 60642
Tel: (773)278-4212
Holy Trinity High School is located at 1443 West Division Street in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood.
Holy Trinity High School is located at 1443 West Division Street in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood.
  • Founded in 1910 by the Brothers of Holy Cross, Holy Trinity High School is focused on educating promising students from across Chicago who might not otherwise have access to private, Catholic school.
  • Our scholars leave HT ready for college and prepared to lead lives of leadership and service.
  • With 350 students, we are a richly diverse and inclusive community where every student is known and valued.
  • We educate both the heart and the mind.  Holy Trinity offers a rigorous college prep curriculum while providing our scholars with unparalleled opportunities focused around college readiness and real-world experiences.
  • Because we are small by design, we give students personal attention so they can reach their full potential.
  • Our education philosophy continues outside the classroom, with a robust offering of clubs, athletic teams, service learning, college prep classes, internships and more.
  • As a school community, we are united by our five core Holy Cross values - discipline, integrity, excellence, family and zeal.
  • Together, our faculty, staff, parents and donors are personally invested in our students` success.
  • With the most extensive scholarship and financial assistance program among Chicago`s high schools, we are committed to making tuition affordable for every admitted student.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1910

Student Body

Total Students348 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by GradeHoly Trinity High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size18 students
Number of AP Courses7 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP: Calculus AB, AP: English Literature & Composition, AP: Physics 1, AP: Spanish Language & Culture, AP: Studio Art - Drawing, AP: U.S. Government & Politics, Honors: Algebra I, Honors: Algebra II, Honors: Anatomy & Physiology, Honors: Biology, Honors: British Literature & Composition, Honors: Chemistry, Honors: Freshman English, Honors: Geometry, Honors: Junior English, Honors: Pre-Calculus, Honors: Psychology, Honors: Sophomore English, Honors: Spanish III, Honors: U.S. History, Honors: World History
Average ACT score20
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(School uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$8,200
Tuition NotesBooks, uniforms and fees are approximately $600 annually. We offer extensive scholarships and financial assistance, with funding available for both need and merit.
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorCarla Rubalcava
Admissions AssociateMelvin Walker
Endowment Size$0.5 million


Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CrewCross Country,
Flag FootballSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.27 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Ambassadors Club, AV Club, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Black Student Umoja, Book Club, Chess Club, Club Raices, Debate, Girl Empowerment, Link Crew, Math Club, National Honor Society, Newspaper, Peer Ministry, Pet Club, Robotics Club, Step Up & Project Coach, Student Government Organization, Virtual Tigers Computer Gaming Club, Yearbook, Yoga Club, Young Alumni Committee

Arts and Music Programs:
Artistry Guild, Dance Team, Drama Club, Gospel Choir, Poetry Clu

School Notes

  • At Holy Trinity, students always come first. Our motivation is focused on success both inside and outside the classroom. This commitment is rooted in the values of the Brothers of Holy Cross.For over 100 years, we have constantly challenged ourselves to do better for our students. Whether that involves introducing challenging classes to our curriculum, adding to our roster of extracurricular activities, or building new state-of-the-art science labs, we know that Holy Trinity must constantly move from strength to strength to benefit our students. That is our promise to you and every student who walks through our doors.College is the next step for our students. Since 2006, 100 percent of Holy Trinity seniors have been accepted into college. All Holy Trinity students receive a challenging college prep curriculum, personalized attention, strong moral guidance and support, and access to a rich abundance of opportunities: from sports and clubs to music and the arts, and even corporate internships. Our disciplined and caring approach creates a learning environment that educates both the hearts and minds of our scholars and prepares them for a bright future.We invite you to take a closer look. Learn more at holytrinity-hs.org/visit.
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