St. Barnabas Elementary School

  • Welcoming and vibrant private, Catholic school that is attracting students from throughout the Southwest Chicago area.
  • Offers a differentiated curriculum through its Project Match program, as well as Spanish, an all-new Mac-filled library and an infusion of reverence, respect and responsibility woven throughout the children's courses. Catch the Spirit. Be Inspired. Get Involved!.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students517 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 30%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size25 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Navy pants, white shirt for boys; special plaid jumpers, skirts and white shirts for girls)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesEasily paid online through GiveCentral.org
Admissions DirectorLisa Sarcinella

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Football, Golf, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
FootballGolf,
SoccerVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Drama Club with Spring Performance, Math/Science Clu
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    (773)768-3728
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    Grades: PK-8 | 220 students
    0.8 miles
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    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773)238-1088
    0.8 PK-8
    220

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