Kathleen Walsh

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
6959 N Hiawatha Avenue
Chicago, IL 60646
Tel: (773)763-7577
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  • St. Mary of the Woods School exists to help the parent as primary educators of their child and further the educational mission of the parish to nurture children to become whole, responsible persons spiritually, academically, aesthetically, and physically.
  • The school is to provide the children with a solid moral foundation rooted in church doctrine, enabling them to develop Catholic attitudes based on Catholic social teaching, justice and scripture. The foundation learned at St. Mary of the Woods School enables the student to incorporate Catholic Christian values in the local and global communities.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia, Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1952
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2012

Student Body

Total Students 364 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Kathleen Walsh Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
3%
Average Class Size 21 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Logo Vest, )

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mrs Mary Yamoah, Principal
Admissions Associate Mrs. Joyce Conrad

Sports

Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Boy Scouts, Chess Club, Girl Scouts, Irish Folk Dance, Junior National Honor Society, Student Council, Yoga Band, Boy Scouts, Chess Club, Girl Scouts, Yoga, Irish Folk Dance,
Junior National Honor Society,
Student Council,

School Notes

  • St. Mary of the Woods School exists to help the parent as primary educators of their child and further the educational mission of the parish to nurture children to become whole, responsible persons spiritually, academically, aesthetically, and physically. The school is to provide the children with a solid moral foundation rooted in church doctrine, enabling them to develop Catholic attitudes based on Catholic social teaching, justice and scripture. The foundation learned at St. Mary of the Woods School enables the student to incorporate Catholic Christian values in the local and global communities.
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5  10/20/2015
This school has so much to offer academically and extra curricular activities. My children truly enjoy being a part of this school
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