St Giles School

  • St. Giles School, serving students Pre K- 8, is an integral part of St. Giles Parish.
  • It was only a year after the parish began in 1927 that a school was started on the first floor of the original building.
  • St. Giles School exists to foster the spiritual, intellectual, emotional, social, and physical growth of our elementary school children.
  • As a Catholic institution sponsored by St. Giles Parish, we participate in the Church's mission of education and evangelization by proclaiming and living the Good News of Jesus Christ with our students and families.
  • We are committed to a quality education that prepares our students to be people of faith, lifelong learners and to serve the broader community.
  • As an institution encompassing Scripture based Catholic tradition, St. Giles School exists to foster the total growth of our elementary school children.
  • We recognize parents as the primary educators of their children and appreciate their continual support and cooperation in fostering their children's faith and insuring their continued academic growth.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2010

Student Body

Total Students456 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
28%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade St Giles School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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The average private school tuition in Illinois is $6,339 for elementary schools and $11,864 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Illinois is 91% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).