St. Joseph School, the parish school of St. Joseph Church, has been serving Catholics and non-Catholics of the Round Lake area since 1952.
We offer a quality Catholic pre-school through grade eight program which is Christ-centered and family-centered.
Our principal and teachers are state certified educational professionals. We are proud to be an Archdiocese of Chicago certified and a State of Illinois recognized school.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 142 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,040
  • Acceptance rate: 98%
  • Average class size: 23 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Slow learners; LD resource
Year Founded
1952

Student Body

Total Students
142 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
51%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
St. Joseph Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size
23 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Uniform purchased)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition is based on parishioner status and on number of children in a family attending.PK is spearate.
% on Financial Aid
10%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$500
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Jeanne Petkus

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Student Council

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 142 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,040
  • Acceptance rate: 98%
  • Average class size: 23 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Lake County, IL is $10,438 for elementary schools and $22,567 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Lake County, IL is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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