St. Norbert School

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St. Norbert School is the Catholic School in Northbrook, IL, serving preschool through 8th grade.
St. Norbert School, an integral part of St. Norbert Parish ministry, provides a welcoming atmosphere in which Catholic teaching and values are instilled and nurtured in a cooperative community.
We cultivate knowledge through critical thinking skills, self-understanding, mutual respect, global awareness, and a desire for life-long learning.
We, at St. Norbert School, believe in Catholic education which fosters a Christian attitude in developing the whole child.
We believe each child can be nurtured to reach his/her and become a well-rounded individual prepared for the future.
We view the parent as the primary educator who models and shares his/her faith with his/her children.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1917
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2013

Student Body

Total Students180 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade St. Norbert School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling


Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,
GolfTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Boy Scouts, Chess Club, Girl Scouts, Lunch Bunch, Quiz Bowl, Recycling Club, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Band Program, Young Rembrandts

School Notes

  • St. Norbert School is a private, Catholic school in Northbrook, IL, dedicated to educating the whole child from preschool through 8th grade. Our challenging curriculum, the unique culture of care, inclusivity and community grounded in values and faith, come together to create the conditions that empower our students to achieve a higher standard of excellence.
  • Students graduate from St. Norbert School inspired and prepared to make a difference in our world. And they have developed the confidence, critical thinking, resilience and responsibility needed to do so. This is the advantage of a small school. And the experience lasts a lifetime.

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Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school and elementary school to St. Norbert School is Keshet Day Schools (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Childrens Learning Path Montessori (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Northbrook
    Keshet Day Schools
    Special Education School (Jewish)
    Grades: 1-12 | 40 students
    0.2 miles
    3210 Dundee Rd
    Northbrook, IL 60062
    (847) 205-0274
    0.2 1-12
  • Northbrook
    Grades: PK-K | 17 students
    1.2 miles
    1133 Pfingsten Rd
    Northbrook, IL 60062
    (847) 498-1533
    1.2 PK-K
  • Northbrook
    Countryside Day School
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    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-8 | 149 students
    1.4 miles
    1985 Pfingsten Road
    Northbrook, IL 60062
    (847) 498-1105
    1.4 PK-8
  • Northbrook
    Cove School
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 155 students
    1.5 miles
    350 Lee Road
    Northbrook, IL 60062
    (847) 562-2100
    1.5 K-12
  • Glenview
    Creme De La Creme Glenview
    Alternative School
    Grades: PK-K | 167 students
    1.5 miles
    2401 Patriot Blvd
    Glenview, IL 60026
    (847) 729-7420
    1.5 PK-K

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