St Tarcissus Elementary School provides a challenging learning experience beginning in preschool and ending in grade eight.
We address all areas of a child's development as we work with parents to prepare the students for their futures.
St. Tarcissus' early childhood program includes preschool and kindergarten. Teachers spend a great deal of time planning learning units which are fun for the children, but, help build mastery of their skills.
St. Tarcissus Catholic School exists to teach and foster the Gospel message of Jesus.
We provide opportunities for the spiritual, intellectual, physical and social development of each child.
Our school is called to serve students, their families, and the entire St. Tarcissus parish community.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 425 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Top Rankings

Pope Francis Global Academy North ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students
425 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
Pope Francis Global Academy North Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

School Notes

  • St Tarcissus Elementary School provides a challenging learning experience beginning in preschool and ending in grade eight. We address all areas of a child's development as we work with parents to prepare the students for their futures. St. Tarcissus' early childhood program includes preschool and kindergarten. Teachers spend a great deal of time planning learning units which are fun for the children, but, help build mastery of their skills. St. Tarcissus Catholic School exists to teach and foster the Gospel message of Jesus. We provide opportunities for the spiritual, intellectual, physical and social development of each child. Our school is called to serve students, their families, and the entire St. Tarcissus parish community.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 425 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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