St. Ferdinand Parish School

  • Saint Ferdinand School is a Pre K-3 through 8th grade educational institution on the northwest side of Chicago.
  • We believe that a Catholic education promotes the spiritual, moral, social and academic growth of each child.Saint Ferdinand School recognizes the need to adapt to an ever changing world; constantly updating educational strategies, technology and infusing Common Core curriculum to offer tools that will help students maximize their potential.Our vision of a St. Ferdinand student is someone who exhibits self-esteem, understands and lives Christian values, and sets realistic goals.
  • The students will respect themselves and others. In order to realize their potential, our graduates will strive for knowledge and skills through the use and development of critical thinking and decision-making.
  • Students will value learning as an ongoing life experience and will take responsibility for others using their talents to address concerns in the community.We offer many enrichment activities to serve the whole child.
  • After school clubs, choir, altar serving, and athletic teams are just a few.
  • Before and after school programs are also provided to better serve the working community of parents that we serve.
  • You will find our extended day students engaged in tutoring, completing homework, creating crafts with an instructor or engaged in other activities.
  • The whole community is invited to participate in events like the Pancake Breakfast, Breakfast with Santa, weekly school Masses, the Christmas program and Living Stations.We encourage you to explore our website so you could know how we bring our educational visions to reality.Saint Ferdinand School is a Pre K-3 through 8th grade educational institution on the northwest side of Chicago.
  • We believe that a Catholic education promotes the spiritual, moral, social and academic growth of each child.Saint Ferdinand School recognizes the need to adapt to an ever changing world; constantly updating educational strategies, technology and infusing Common Core curriculum to offer tools that will help students maximize their potential.Our vision of a St. Ferdinand student is someone who exhibits self-esteem, understands and lives Christian values, and sets realistic goals.
  • The students will respect themselves and others. In order to realize their potential, our graduates will strive for knowledge and skills through the use and development of critical thinking and decision-making.
  • Students will value learning as an ongoing life experience and will take responsibility for others using their talents to address concerns in the community.We offer many enrichment activities to serve the whole child.
  • After school clubs, choir, altar serving, and athletic teams are just a few.
  • Before and after school programs are also provided to better serve the working community of parents that we serve.
  • You will find our extended day students engaged in tutoring, completing homework, creating crafts with an instructor or engaged in other activities.
  • The whole community is invited to participate in events like the Pancake Breakfast, Breakfast with Santa, weekly school Masses, the Christmas program and Living Stations.We encourage you to explore our website so you could know how we bring our educational visions to reality.
  • Saint Ferdinand School is a Pre K-3 through 8th grade educational institution on the northwest side of Chicago.
  • We believe that a Catholic education promotes the spiritual, moral, social and academic growth of each child.Saint Ferdinand School recognizes the need to adapt to an ever changing world; constantly updating educational strategies, technology and infusing Common Core curriculum to offer tools that will help students maximize their potential.Our vision of a St. Ferdinand student is someone who exhibits self-esteem, understands and lives Christian values, and sets realistic goals.
  • The students will respect themselves and others. In order to realize their potential, our graduates will strive for knowledge and skills through the use and development of critical thinking and decision-making.
  • Students will value learning as an ongoing life experience and will take responsibility for others using their talents to address concerns in the community.We offer many enrichment activities to serve the whole child.
  • After school clubs, choir, altar serving, and athletic teams are just a few.
  • Before and after school programs are also provided to better serve the working community of parents that we serve.
  • You will find our extended day students engaged in tutoring, completing homework, creating crafts with an instructor or engaged in other activities.
  • The whole community is invited to participate in events like the Pancake Breakfast, Breakfast with Santa, weekly school Masses, the Christmas program and Living Stations.We encourage you to explore our website so you could know how we bring our educational visions to reality.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association for the Education of Young Children
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedTitle One Services

Student Body

Total Students342 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
53%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade St. Ferdinand Parish School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • Our vision of a St. Ferdinand student is someone who exhibits self-esteem, understands and lives Christian values, and sets realistic goals. The students will respect themselves and others. In order to realize their potential, our graduates will strive for knowledge and skills through the use and development of critical thinking and decision-making. Students will value learning as an ongoing life experience and will take responsibility for others using their talents to address concerns in the community.We offer many enrichment activities to serve the whole child. After school clubs, choir, altar serving, and athletic teams are just a few. Before and after school programs are also provided to better serve the working community of parents that we serve. You will find our extended day students engaged in tutoring, completing homework, creating crafts with an instructor or engaged in other activities.

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    Grades: PK-8 | 302 students
    1.9 miles
    6036 W Eastwood Ave
    Chicago, IL 60630
    (773) 725-5133
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