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.

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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.: 32%
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

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ottawa
    St. Columba School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 165 students
    0.2 miles
    1110 La Salle St
    Ottawa, IL 61350
    (815) 433-1199
    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 | 37 students
    13.2 miles
    941 6th St
    La Salle, IL 61301
    (815) 224-1345
    13.2 PK-12
    37

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The average private school tuition in Illinois is $6,260 for elementary schools and $12,282 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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