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.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-11
  • Enrollment: 319 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-11

Student Body

Total Students
319 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
Marquette Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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What is Marquette Academy's ranking?

Marquette Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for: Largest student body.

When is the application deadline for Marquette Academy?

The application deadline for Marquette Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-11
  • Enrollment: 319 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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The average private school tuition in Illinois is $8,038 for elementary schools and $12,893 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).

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