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St. Bartholomew School Photo #1 - Welcome to St. Bartholomew School
Saint Bartholomew School is a Catholic elementary school dedicated to the education and formation of students in Grades Pre-Kindergarten to Eight.
The school-in collaboration with parents as primary educators and the parish community as faith witnesses endeavors to create an educational atmosphere which models the Christ-centered way of learning and living.
Saint Bartholomew School strives to develop the unique potential of its students in a culturally diverse setting and to prepare its students with the knowledge, values, attitudes, skills required for active participation in the contemporary world.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,100
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

St. Bartholomew School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

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School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1921

Student Body

Total Students
n/a
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
73%
State avg.: 34%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
Average Class Size
20 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Uniform)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
1 child K-8 $5,100 | PreK $5,400 2 children PreK-8 $8,550 3 children PreK-8 $10,450 4 children PreK-8 $12,600
Admissions Director
Michelle Aschenbrenner

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess Program, Programming Club, STEM Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Piano Instruction, Violin Lessons

School Notes

  • Saint Bartholomew School is a Catholic elementary school dedicated to the education and formation of students in Grades Pre-Kindergarten to Eight.
  • The school-in collaboration with parents as primary educators and the parish community as faith witnesses endeavors to create an educational atmosphere which models the Christ-centered way of learning and living.
  • Saint Bartholomew School strives to develop the unique potential of its students in a culturally diverse setting and to prepare its students with the knowledge, values, attitudes, skills required for active participation in the contemporary world.

School Reviews

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St. Bartholomew School is a great school to paraphrase my youngest son. He loves the school because he gets to learn a lot and have fun, and his teachers always have time to talk to him. I, my sister, my cousin, niece, 3 nephews, and my two sons have or are attending St. Bartholomew. There are families that have over 3 generations of St. Bartholomew graduates. The reason why is simple St. Bartholomew School, Parish, and surrounding community is dedicated to uplifting the children through education and faith. They truly teach and encourage the development of the mind, body and soul. If you are looking for a school where teachers have time to dedicate to your child St. Bartholomew is the place.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,100
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average acceptance rate in Chicago, IL is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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