St Margaret Of Scotland School

  • St. Margaret of Scotland School provides a challenging, safe and nurturing environment.
  • Our students thrive in small classes, guided by experienced teachers who focus on each child's individual needs and God given talents.
  • We believe that parents are the primary educators of their children.
  • Therefore, our faculty and staff work in partnership with you to Present Jesus and His message as the foundation to guide one's decisions, actions and relationships with others , Equip students with the skills and self-confidence needed to meet the challenges of the future as problem solvers, decision makers and agents of change, Foster an environment for each child to grow academically, emotionally and spiritually, Provide learning experiences that encourage creativity and personal achievement.
  • The school curriculum is regularly reviewed and revised in light of research and educational innovations.
  • In every subject, we strive to incorporate critical thinking, technology, processes of assessment, social justice principles, the scientific method and the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
  • As part of our devotion to multi-cultural education, St. Margaret of Scotland School remains committed to reminding students of the great past of African-Americans and that we do not live in isolation from our brothers and sisters who share the world with us.
  • To develop an awareness and appreciation for people of all ethnic origins, we celebrate many cultures and traditions throughout the school year.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes

Student Body

Total Students248 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade St Margaret Of Scotland School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio23:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Khaki pants, white button down and tie)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineAug. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,300
Tuition NotesScholarships available
% on Financial Aid
75%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,000

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Dance, Flag Football, Football, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
DanceFlag Football,
FootballVolleyball,

School Notes

  • St. Margaret of Scotland School provides a challenging, safe and nurturing environment. Our students thrive in small classes, guided by experienced teachers who focus on each child's individual needs and God given talents. We believe that parents are the primary educators of their children. Therefore, our faculty and staff work in partnership with you to Present Jesus and His message as the foundation to guide one's decisions, actions and relationships with others , Equip students with the skills and self-confidence needed to meet the challenges of the future as problem solvers, decision makers and agents of change, Foster an environment for each child to grow academically, emotionally and spiritually, Provide learning experiences that encourage creativity and personal achievement. The school curriculum is regularly reviewed and revised in light of research and educational innovations. In every subject, we strive to incorporate critical thinking, technology, processes of assessment, social justice principles, the scientific method and the Gospel of Jesus Christ. As part of our devotion to multi-cultural education, St. Margaret of Scotland School remains committed to reminding students of the great past of African-Americans and that we do not live in isolation from our brothers and sisters who share the world with us. To develop an awareness and appreciation for people of all ethnic origins, we celebrate many cultures and traditions throughout the school year.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-12 | 452 students
    1.9 miles
    2153 W 111th St
    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773) 881-6700
    1.9 PK-12
    452
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-8 | 174 students
    2.2 miles
    10212 S Vernon Ave
    Chicago, IL 60628
    (773) 785-2331
    2.2 PK-8
    174
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-8 | 396 students
    1.3 miles
    9240 S Hoyne Ave
    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773) 779-3329
    1.3 PK-8
    396
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-8 | 565 students
    0.8 miles
    10121 S Longwood Drive
    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773) 445-7711
    0.8 PK-8
    565
  • Blue Island
    Grades: PK-8 | 58 students
    4.4 miles
    2521 Grove St
    Blue Island, IL 60406
    (708) 926-9720
    4.4 PK-8
    58

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St. Margaret of Scotland School has been serving our students for over 140 years, we are the 2nd oldest Catholic school in Chicago. We strive to meet all the learning needs of our children. All of our teachers are licensed, dedicated and loving people. Our students are in small classrooms, with technology and differentiated instruction to help them succceed.
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