St Daniel The Prophet School

  • St. Daniel the Prophet School exists to develop the talents and the abilities of each student within the context of Catholic, Christian living.
  • We believe it is our mission to prepare our students to function productively in society by developing their academic skills and by instilling the values and beliefs of our Catholic faith and of our society.

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St Daniel The Prophet School places among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1949
Summer School OfferedYes
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2016

Student Body

Total Students688 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
38%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade St Daniel The Prophet School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio22:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size27 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Specific uniform for girls, navy pants and light blue polos for boys)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Games Club, Recycling Club, School Newspaper, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Black Belt Recorder Club, Choir, Talent Show, Young Rembrandts (extra cost)

School Notes

  • Please see the website for more detailed information about registration policies and procedures.  You can also access our handbook on the website, as well as our calendar and more information.
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  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-8 | 235 students
    0.8 miles
    5201 S Mcvicker Ave
    Chicago, IL 60638
    (773) 767-1130
    0.8 PK-8
    235
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-8 | 243 students
    3.1 miles
    6424 S Kenneth Ave
    Chicago, IL 60629
    (773) 767-6160
    3.1 PK-8
    243
  • Summit Argo
    Grades: PK-8 | 47 students
    0.7 miles
    5714 S Harlem Ave
    Summit Argo, IL 60501
    (708) 594-6857
    0.7 PK-8
    47

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