St. Alphonsus/st Patrick School

St. Alphonsus/St. Patrick School upholds fully the standards and policies established by the Archdiocese of Chicago, the Office of Catholic Schools, and the Illinois State Board of Education.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 199 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,400
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1963

Student Body

Total Students
199 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
14%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
St. Alphonsus/st Patrick School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Advanced Courses
Advanced Math Program
Classroom Dress Code
Formal

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Family discounts are available. Fees for books and technology are $440
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Michael Bruno

Sports

Total Sports Offered
2 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Academic Team, Chess Club, Cooking Club, Drama productions, Mission Club, NJHS, Student Council, Welcome Club, Worship Team, Yearbook Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Band and Choir

School Notes

  • All administrators and teachers hold state certificates and several hold M.A. degrees.
  • The teaching staff has contractual provisions for ongoing professional growth.
  • The school is fully certified by both the State of Illinois and the Archdiocese of Chicago. Extracurricular Activities St. Al's/St. Pat's offers varied activities for students, including student council, drama club, band, chorus, and yearbook club.
  • We have a robust athletic program, facilitated by our Athletic Association, beginning in grade 4, which includes basketball and volleyball.
  • The philosophy and Vision of St. Alphonsus/St. Patrick Catholic School is a direct extension of two Lemont Parishes, following the directive "To Teach as Jesus Did."
  • Our primary mission is to teach the truth about ourselves and our world based on scripture, Catholic rituals and tradition, and the enfolding understanding of God's spirit while building the academic skills and knowledge needed in today's technological world.
  • Each child is treated with respect, acknowledging their uniqueness and importance in God's eyes.
  • Our school supports and assists parents in their primary responsibility as role models and educational examples for their children. Parental involvement is valued as families assist our professional faculty and staff in sound educational methods throughout our entire curriculum.
  • Our school stands for educational and spiritual excellence and service to others.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does St. Alphonsus/st Patrick School cost?
St. Alphonsus/st Patrick School's tuition is approximately $5,400 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of St. Alphonsus/st Patrick School?
The acceptance rate of St. Alphonsus/st Patrick School is 100%, which is higher than the national average of 91%.
What sports does St. Alphonsus/st Patrick School offer?
St. Alphonsus/st Patrick School offers 2 interscholastic sports: Basketball and Volleyball.
When is the application deadline for St. Alphonsus/st Patrick School?
The application deadline for St. Alphonsus/st Patrick School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 199 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,400
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Cook County, IL is $10,654 for elementary schools and $17,869 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Cook County, IL is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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