St Edward School

  • St. Edward School is a Catholic elementary school in Rockford, Illinois.
  • It exists for the purpose of educating and encouraging students to be self-motivated learners who acknowledge the importance of intellectual growth as well as the necessity of becoming the best persons they can be, maximizing the gifts and talents God has given them.
  • St. Edward School, a Catholic School in the Rockford Diocese, shall admit students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded to and available to students at the school.
  • St. Edward School will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national and ethnic origin in administration of their educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.
  • The mission of St. Edward School is to build a Catholic community of caring, committed students, serving God, Church, and one another.
  • The philosophy of St. Edward School is to develop personal faith by following the example of Jesus Christ.
  • St. Edward School believes in providing values and moral training for life, as well as educating the students by meeting their individual needs and developing an appreciation for all of God's children.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students179 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade St Edward School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio26:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rockford
    St James Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 155 students
    2.9 miles
    409 N 1st St
    Rockford, IL 61107
    (815) 962-8515
    2.9 PK-8
  • Rockford
    Spectrum School
    Spectrum School Photo - Early Elementary students using pattern blocks and mirrors to explore symmetry
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-8 | 84 students
    3.6 miles
    4848 Turner St.
    Rockford, IL 61107
    (815) 877-1600
    3.6 PK-8

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