St. Celestine School is one of the largest Catholic Schools in the area.
Students have one to one technology from Preschool through grade 8 and are adept using electronic learning platforms.
Students enjoy music, art, technology, P.E. and Spanish classes every week.
There are many extracurricular clubs and athletic opportunities available at all grade levels. Tours are available at any time during the school day.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 442 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,650
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Speech and learning diabilties
Year Founded
1936

Student Body

Total Students
442 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
27%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
St. Celestine School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
22 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
3%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$500
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

School Notes

  • St. Celestine School is an elementary Cathoiic school serving 400 in gradesPreK through grade 8.  The school has above average test scores at every grade level in every subject area.  A full program including acadmeics and specials in gym, art, music, foreign language and technology are offered.  Every stduent hass 1:1 techonolgy that includes Ipads and chromebooks.  Many after school activities are offered that include athletics (BB, volleyball, soccer) as well as clubs (art club, drama club, Spanish Club, Chess Club Student Council, and reading clubs.  Girl and boy scouting progrmas are very strong.  Religion is strong and teaches lives rooted in Christ with morals and values.,  A wonderful family community feeling is evident.
Profile last updated: 07/28/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 442 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,650
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average acceptance rate in Cook County, IL is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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