Pope John XXIII School

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Tel: (847)475-5678
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Principal Gail Hulse with Pope John XXIII School students
  • Pope John XXIII School's goal is to provide an excellent Catholic education in a small, caring and diverse community. We are preparing students for global citizenship. Pope John XXIII School teaches three languages. French and Spanish are taught starting in preschool alternating semesters. Latin is an option starting in sixth grade. There are honors and advanced classes starting in middle school.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1986
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2008

Student Body

Total Students247 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
28%
State avg.: 31%
Students by GradePope John XXIII School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size16 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,865
Tuition NotesParishioners of St. Mary's or St. Nicholas Churches receive tuition reduction--so their rate is $5646
% on Financial Aid
14%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,000
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions AssociateChristina Lampa

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
DanceFootball,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Band, Chess club, Guitar, Violin, Yoga

Club or Organization:
Girls on the Run, Spelling bee club

Arts and Music Programs:
Piano

School Notes

  • NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED SCHOOL OF EXCELLENCE! 2008 WINNER OF THE NCLB BLUE RIBBON AWARD FOR ACADEMIC SCORES IN THE TOP 10%. WINNER OF THE RED RIBBON AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN DRUG-FREE EDUCATION, PROVIDING A SAFE ENVIRONMENT AND PROMOTING HELATHY LIFE STYLES
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5  7/24/2015
Fantastic environment! Supports a variety of interests and assists the needs of varied learning styles with ease. The school respects the children and the families. The homework is substantive and the projects in school are rich in content.
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