Providence Catholic High School

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Providence Catholic High School is a Catholic, coeducational, diocesan secondary school administered by the Augustinians. We are staffed by both religious and lay people.
The school has been located in New Lenox, Illinois since 1962.
We exist to teach the Gospel of Jesus Christ to the Catholic Christian community.
We prepare students of all faiths and races for the challenges of college and adult life through a quality college preparatory education.
We are a community who strive to love one another as our God loves us.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,036 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,725
  • Average class size: 27 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 15 / rolling

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Providence Catholic High School places among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

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Attribute
Sports offered
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Mild/Moderate Learning Differences
Year Founded
1918

Student Body

Total Students
1,036 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
17%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
Providence Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
58 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
27 students
Number of AP Courses
18 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Programming, AP English Language & Competition, AP English Literature & Composition, AP European History, AP Music Theory, AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art: 2-D Design, AP Studio Art: Drawing, AP U.S Government & Politics, AP U.S. History
Average ACT score
24
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(http://www.providencecatholic.org/pchs/about/dresscode.html)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
Jan. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
2nd child 10% discount. 3rd child 25% discount 4th child 100% discount   
% on Financial Aid
15%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$1,800
Admissions Director
Rachel Ellingson

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
27 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Art Club, Augustinian Youth Ministry, Band, Bass Fishing, Book Club, Bowling Club, Choir, Class Officers, Color Guard, Habitat for Humanity, International Club, Law Club, Math Team, Mock Trial (ISBA), National Art Honor Society, National Honor Society, Poetry Slam, Poms/Dance Team, Providence Broadcasting Station, Proviscope-Newspaper, Scholastic Bowl, Science Club, Strategic Games Club, Student Council, Theatre, World Language Honor Society, Yearbook

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
Best Providence Catholic High School in the state of Illinois. I was well prepared for college and beyond.
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5  
This school is pretty good, but run very poorly. The administration is blind to student recomendations. The school is very biased in many aspects, and it fails to help students threw the college application processes.
- Posted by
5  
Providence is a wonderful high school my daughter just loves it.
- Posted by

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,036 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,725
  • Average class size: 27 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 15 / rolling

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