Queen Of Peace High School

Tel: (708)458-7600
Our faculty, staff, students, alumnae, and friends make our school a special place. Students have opportunities to explore their interests, learn teamwork and have fun outside of the classroom. Put your hand in...there's something for everyone at Peace!
Our faculty, staff, students, alumnae, and friends make our school a special place. Students have opportunities to explore their interests, learn teamwork and have fun outside of the classroom. Put your hand in...there's something for everyone at Peace!
  • Queen of Peace High School is a Catholic Sinsinawa Dominican secondary school community educating a diverse adolescent female population.
  • We are committed to preparing women not only for college, but for lifelong learning by empowering intellectual, spiritual, moral and emotional growth.
  • Our mission calls us to search for truth, to encourage collaboration, to instill leadership, to promote dedication to service, and to inspire a passion for peace and justice.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1962

Student Body

Total Students361 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by GradeQueen Of Peace High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size25 students
Number of AP Courses11 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineSep. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,700
Tuition NotesTuition does not include a $250 non-refundable registration fee. Technology fee is additional $650/year for required laptop program.
Admissions DirectorMichelle Ruiz


Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Dance, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.35 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Art Club, Color Guard, Dominican Preachers, Environmental Task Force, Eucharistic Ministers, Fall Play, French Club, French National Honor Society, Frosh Class Council, Human Rights Task Force, Junior Class Council, Liturgy Planning Group, Math Club, Math National Honor Society, Model United Nations, Mosaic Literary Magazine, Music Appreciation Club, National Honor Society, Newspaper, Peace Ambassadors, Peace Dance Company, Peace Theatre Company, Poverty & Hunger Task Force, Retreat Leaders, Robotics Team, Senior Class Council, Sophomore Class Council, Spanish Club, Spanish National Honor Society, Spring Play, St. Catherine of Siena Scholars, Student Council, Students Against Substance Abuse, Tri-M Music Honor Society, Yearbook

School Notes

  • Queen of Peace High School is a leader in women's education.
  • A faith- and values-centered Catholic community
  • A strong college prep curriculum for everyone
  • An empowering all-girls environment
  • Exciting opportunities for leadership and service
  • A championship sports program
  • A spirit-filled community with 40+ activities, clubs and organizations
  • A place to belong, make new friends and have fun
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago
    Maria High School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 241 students
    3.6 miles
    6727 S California Ave
    Chicago, IL 60629
  • Chicago
    Josephinum Academy of the Sacred Heart
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 200 students
    11.4 miles
    1501 North Oakley Boulevard
    Chicago, IL 60622
  • Chicago
    Luther South Math, Science & Performing Arts High
    Special Program Emphasis (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: 7-12 | 145 students
    3.2 miles
    3130 W 87th St
    Chicago, IL 60652
  • Chicago
    Grades: 9-12 | 199 students
    11.9 miles
    10155 S Ewing Ave
    Chicago, IL 60617
  • Chicago
    Grades: 9-12 | 1363 students
    9.6 miles
    1076 West Roosevelt Road
    Chicago, IL 60608

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
January 16, 2018
Part of the private school selection process is financial aid. We point out five issues about which you should be aware.
January 16, 2018
We look at why tuition costs vary so widely from school to school.
January 08, 2018
Changes to the Tax Code in late 2017 included the addition of saving for K-12 private school education to 529 plans. We take a look at what this means for families thinking about private school for their children.
Request Information
I am a:      
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Applying for financial aid?:
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Cook County, IL is $7,361 for elementary schools and $14,855 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Cook County, IL is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).