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 Students565 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
99%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade St. Barnabas Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
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 Club
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  • Chicago
    St. Walter School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 152 students
    2.2 miles
    11741 S Western Ave
    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773) 445-8850
    2.2 PK-8
    152
  • Chicago
    Sacred Heart School-96th
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 165 students
    6 miles
    2926 E 96th St
    Chicago, IL 60617
    (773) 768-3728
    6 PK-8
    165
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-8 | 396 students
    1.1 miles
    9240 S Hoyne Ave
    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773) 779-3329
    1.1 PK-8
    396
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-8 | 711 students
    1.1 miles
    10200 S Washtenaw Ave
    Chicago, IL 60655
    (773) 445-4737
    1.1 PK-8
    711
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-8 | 248 students
    0.8 miles
    9833 S Throop St
    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773) 238-1088
    0.8 PK-8
    248

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