Marquette Academy

  • Marquette High School is a Roman Catholic school community consisting of students, faculty, staff, parents and alumni under the direction of the Bishop of Peoria.
  • It is our foundational belief and operating principle that every person is created in the image and likeness of God with an eternal destiny.
  • This school is principally a college preparatory school integrating eternal truth and values into an academic program whose goal is to stimulate the spiritual, intellectual, emotional and physical growth of the students, thus enabling them to become competent, concerned, responsible and ethical members of an ever-changing global society.

Top Placements

Marquette Academy places among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-11

Student Body

Total Students319 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Marquette Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ottawa
    St. Columba School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 165 students
    0.2 miles
    122 West Washington Street
    Ottawa, IL 61350
    (815) 433-0700
    0.2 K-9
    165
  • La Salle
    Grades: PK-12 | 65 students
    10.5 miles
    200 24th St
    La Salle, IL 61301
    (815) 223-1037
    10.5 PK-12
    65
  • Oglesby
    Grades: PK-8 | 197 students
    12 miles
    336 Alice Ave
    Oglesby, IL 61348
    (815) 883-8916
    12 PK-8
    197
  • Streator
    Grades: 1-8 | 27 students
    12.5 miles
    1634 State Route 23 N
    Streator, IL 61364
    (815) 672-5751
    12.5 1-8
    27
  • La Salle
    Lighted Way Association Inc
    Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 41 students
    13.2 miles
    941 6th St
    La Salle, IL 61301
    (815) 224-1345
    13.2 PK-12
    41

School Reviews

Endorse Marquette Academy. Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
Whether you are just beginning the process of choosing a private school or several months into it, make sure that you keep these five 'must haves' front and center in your thinking.
Are charter schools private schools? What do vouchers have to do with private schools? Some answers here.
You cannot rank private schools. We explain why.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please briefly describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Illinois is $6,286 for elementary schools and $12,555 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Illinois is 91% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).