St. John Of The Cross Parish School

  • St. John of the Cross Parish School is dedicated to providing a quality Catholic education for our children.
  • We strive to work together with parents/guardians to provide a learning environment in which students will continue to grow spiritually and academically.
  • Recognizing and respecting the uniqueness of each child, we provide opportunities for our students to use their gifts and talents, to give witness to their faith, and to make responsible decisions.
  • The mission of St. John of the Cross Parish School is to provide a dynamic Catholic environment where faith is nourished and knowledge grows.
  • We offer unique educational experiences that foster success, promote unity, and respect the individuality of each student.
  • Our parish school, rooted in faith, prides itself on the legacy that has been established which empowers students to live The Good News rooted in faith, growing in knowledge.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-9
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2012

Student Body

Total Students698 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 31%
Students by GradeSt. John Of The Cross Parish School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
All Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Grange
    Grades: K-9 | 640 students
    1.7 miles
    145 N Waiola Ave
    La Grange, IL 60525
    (708)352-2175
    1.7K-9
    640
  • La Grange
    Grades: K-9 | 452 students
    1.1 miles
    700 W 55th St
    La Grange, IL 60525
    (708)352-4820
    1.1K-9
    452
  • Lisle
     St. Joan Of Arc
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 728 students
    8.9 miles
    4913 Columbia Avenue
    Lisle, IL 60532
    (630)969-1732
    8.9PK-8
    728
  • Riverside
    Grades: PK-8 | 434 students
    4.7 miles
    97 Herrick Rd
    Riverside, IL 60546
    (708)442-5747
    4.7PK-8
    434
  • Evanston
     Pope John XXIII School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 247 students
    19.5 miles
    1120 Washington St
    Evanston, IL 60202
    (847)475-5678
    19.5PK-8
    247

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
January 16, 2018
Part of the private school selection process is financial aid. We point out five issues about which you should be aware.
January 16, 2018
We look at why tuition costs vary so widely from school to school.
January 08, 2018
Changes to the Tax Code in late 2017 included the addition of saving for K-12 private school education to 529 plans. We take a look at what this means for families thinking about private school for their children.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Cook County, IL is $7,361 for elementary schools and $14,855 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Cook County, IL is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).