St. Bernadette Catholic School

St. Bernadette School provides a traditional Catholic Education for students in grades Pre-K through 8th grade.
We have a part time Pre K 3 year old program and an all day Pre K 4 year old program. Extracurricular activites and sports are available.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 114 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,550
  • Average class size: 14 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1957

Student Body

Total Students
114 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
St. Bernadette Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
14 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Uniform

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition is discounted for families that belong to the parish and additional discounts provided for families with multiple children in the school.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$750
Admissions Associate
Leslie Morgan

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Student Council, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
School Choir
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does St. Bernadette Catholic School cost?
St. Bernadette Catholic School's tuition is approximately $3,550 for private students.
What sports does St. Bernadette Catholic School offer?
St. Bernadette Catholic School offers 5 interscholastic sports: Bowling, Cheering, Football, Soccer and Volleyball.
When is the application deadline for St. Bernadette Catholic School?
The application deadline for St. Bernadette Catholic School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
My daughter started at St .Bernadette's this school year it has been the best change that she has had with religion and academics. We wouldn't change it for anything.It's been great!
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5  
Since we lived in the area, I checked the school out 8 years ago and have been happy ever since. I feel that my son is in a safe environment when I am working! His spiritual journey has grown and he has the tools needed to become a wonderful man of God. I suggest that you plan a tour and give it serious consideration! You won't be disappointed!!!
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5  
My two children started going to St. Bernadette's in 2011 entering the 3rd and 5th grade after going to Rockford Public for the years prior and my kids love it. Best decision we could''ve made for our kid's education.
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 114 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,550
  • Average class size: 14 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Rockford, IL is $5,675 for elementary schools and $7,320 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Rockford, IL is 95% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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