Regina Dominican High School

Regina Dominican, a college preparatory Catholicschoolforwomen, sponsored by the Adrian Dominicans,fostersacademicexcellence, truth, peace and justice whilechallenging eachstudentto develop leadership for life and respectfor all races,culturesand faiths.
We draw from over 40 zip codes, across public andprivateelementary schools and 20suburbs as well as the city ofChicago,providing a diverseenvironment.
After four years of an academically rigorouseducation,ourstudents graduate with a strong foundation ofknowledge, valuesandleadership skills necessary to support themthrough theircollegeyears and beyond.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 281 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $11,975
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1958
Summer School Offered
Yes
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2017, 2018

Student Body

Total Students
281 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
17%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
Regina Dominican High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
81%
Average Class Size
15 students
Number of AP Courses
15 courses
Advanced Courses
Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, English Language, English Literature, European History, French IV, French V, Latin Vergil, Music Theory, Physics, Spanish IV, Spanish V, U.S. Government & Politics, U.S. History
Average ACT score
24
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Uniform skirt or pant, polo shirt, crew or knee socks.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Books, classroom fees and athletic fees extra.
% on Financial Aid
45%
Admissions Director
Patricia Fuentes
Admissions Associate
Ellie Rich

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
31 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Ambassadors Club, Art Club, Biology Club, Class Leadership Boards, Crown (Student Newspaper), Digital Media Club, Dominican Preachers, Drama Club, Environmental Club, French Club, French National Honor Society, GLOW Club, International Thespian Society, Kaleidoscope, Korean Club, Latin Club, Mathletes, National Art Honors Society, National Forensics League, National Honor Society, Orchesis Dance, Peer Leaders, Reginites for Life, Spanish Club, Spanish National Honor Society, Student Council, Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering Club (WYSE), Yearbook, Young Republicans and Young Democrats, Youth Ministry Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Modern Music Masters (Tri-M)

School Notes

  • College preparatory curriculum provides studentswiththeopportunity to excel in all disciplines comprisingtenacademicdepartments, offering 125 courses, including 15AdvancedPlacementcourses
  • Emergent technology at Regina Dominican HighSchoolprovideseffective venues for inquiry and problem solving aspart oftheall-school educational outcomes, including SmartBoardtechnologyand a 1:1 student to iPad ratio, a new Mac Lab inthepublishingsuite and a new Writing LabsupportingReginaDominican'swriting across the curriculum initiative.
  • Graduates from the class of 2018 were offered 9.7milliondollarsin scholarships.
  • Regina Dominican sponsors more than 20 studentorganizationsandclubs, 5 councils of student government and 7nationalandinternational honors societies
  • Regina Dominican offers the largestCatholicsingle-genderathletic program in the state ofIllinois.
  • Award-winning publications include the yearbookandCrownnewspaper.
  • We are the only single-gender high school in Illinois toofferaLeadership Institute, where students sharpentheirleadershipskills through projects and networking withprofessionalsinleadership positions, and strengthen theirvoice.

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 281 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $11,975
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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