Saint Agatha Catholic Academy

  • Saint Agatha Catholic Academy Mission Statement As a Catholic faith community serving all families and children in Chicago's West Side neighborhoods, Saint Agatha Catholic Academy develops lifelong learners through spiritual, intellectual, physical, and social guidance in a loving, caring environment.
  • We cherish each child as a unique gift of God with different needs and interests.
  • Together with faculty, staff, parents, the faith community of Saint Agatha Parish and other educational partners, we are committed to developing students who will be strong academically, morally upright, and who will serve God, family and the community.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1894

Student Body

Total Students82 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Saint Agatha Catholic Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size13 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Navy pants and blue shirt/tie; plaid jumper/slacks & blue blouse)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition Notes
% on Financial Aid
85%
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%

School Notes

  • ---- Sign the Parental Contract ---- Complete the Registration Form, both registration and emergency information. ---- Bring your child's original child's birth certificate. ---- Bring your chld's original social security card. ---- Medical forms must be completed. A new student must have a physical exam within the last six months; a copy must be on file in the school office. All students entering 6th grade must have a copy of a recent physical; preschool/kindergarten students need immunization records, physical and dental examinations. ---- Bring copies of your child's latest standardized test scores and report cards. ---- Registration fee must be paid. The fee is $50 for any family who registers through June 1st. After June 1st, the registration fee is $75. ---- If you get a new family to register, submit a Tuition Coupon for $100! ---- Complete and sign the parent/guardian Technology permission form. ---- Bring your W-2 Form if you wish to apply for financial aid.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-8 | 274 students
    4.1 miles
    3700 S Lowe Ave
    Chicago, IL 60609
    (773) 376-6223
    4.1 PK-8
    274
  • Chicago
    Grades: NS-5 | 515 students
    4.2 miles
    814 W. Eastman Street
    Chicago, IL 60642
    (773) 907-5000
    4.2 NS-5
    515
  • Chicago
    Grades: NS-8 | 573 students
    4.7 miles
    226 W Schiller St
    Chicago, IL 60610
    (312) 266-3381
    4.7 NS-8
    573
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-8 | 91 students
    4.3 miles
    900 N Franklin St Ste 104
    Chicago, IL 60610
    (312) 944-5600
    4.3 PK-8
    91
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-8 | 269 students
    6.1 miles
    720 W. Belmont Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60657
    (773) 525-8779
    6.1 PK-8
    269

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The average private school tuition in Chicago, IL is $8,341 for elementary schools and $17,095 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Chicago, IL is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).