Regina Dominican High School
- Regina Dominican, a college preparatory Catholic school for women, sponsored by the Adrian Dominicans, fosters academic excellence, truth, peace and justice while challenging each student to develop leadership for life and respect for all races, cultures and faiths.
- We draw from 43 public and private elementary schools and 20 suburbs as well as the city of Chicago, providing a diverse environment.
- After four years of an academically rigorous education, our students graduate with a strong foundation of knowledge, values and leadership skills necessary to support them through their college years and beyond.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Other religious school association(s)|
National Catholic Education Association
National Association of College Admissions Counselors
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||316 students|
|Student Body Type||All-girls|
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||35 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||9:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|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||$11,975|
|Tuition Notes||Books, classroom fees and athletic fees extra.|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Admissions Director||Patricia Fuentes|
|Admissions Associate||Brittney Kapka|
|Total Sports Offered||15 sports|
|Sports||Ballet, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBallet, Basketball,|
Cross Country, Dance,
Field Hockey, Golf,
Tennis, Track and Field,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||31 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||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, Modern Music Masters (Tri-M), 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|
- College preparatory curriculum provides students with the opportunity to excel in all disciplines comprising ten academic departments, offering 125 courses, including 15 Advanced Placement courses
- Emergent technology at Regina Dominican High School provides effective venues for inquiry and problem solving as part of the all-school educational outcomes, including Smart Board technology and a 3:1 student to computer ratio, a new Mac Lab in the publishing suite and a new Writing Lab supporting Regina Dominican's writing across the curriculum initiative.
- Graduates from the class of 2013 were offered 11.9 million dollars in scholarships.
- Regina Dominican sponsors more than 20 student organizations and clubs, 5 councils of student government and 7 national and international honors societies
- Regina Dominican offers the largest Catholic single-gender athletic program in the state of Illinois.
- Award winning publications include the yearbook and Crown newspaper.
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- ChicagoGrades: 9-12 | 200 students
1501 North Oakley Boulevard
Chicago, IL 60622
- Des PlainesGrades: 6-12 | 218 students
1015 Rose Avenue
Des Plaines, IL 60016
- River ForestGrades: 9-12 | 534 students
7574 Division St
River Forest, IL 60305
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