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 Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-9
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2012

Student Body

Total Students 698 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade St. John Of The Cross Parish School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / 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
  • Palos Heights
     St Alexander School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 371 students
    10.7 miles
    7025 W 126th St
    Palos Heights, IL 60463
    (708)448-0408
    10.7PK-8
    371
  • 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

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
April 25, 2017
What are the attributes which make 21st century military schools so special? We find out in this article.
April 25, 2017
If you are looking for a college preparatory education with a military emphasis, then take a look at military schools.
April 25, 2017
School uniforms are largely found at religious, parochial and military schools. Dress codes have replaced uniforms at most schools.
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 $7,546 for elementary schools and $13,899 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Cook County, IL is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).