St. Petronville School

St. Petronille School provides a quality educational environment that integrates Catholic beliefs and values while providing each student the opportunity to develop his/her full potential.
Our mission is to teach as Jesus did by modeling His message to all living beings and responding to His word through prayer, love, compassion, service, and forgiveness.
We strive to prepare our students for a life of spiritual, academic, social, physical, and emotional fulfillment.
We at St. Petronille School, a ministry of St. Petronille Parish, believe that the primary purpose of our Catholic School is to take an active role in the teaching mission of the Church.
We believe in fostering a community of believers who manifest their faith in service to others.
We believe in the goals of teaching message (doctrine), developing community (family), encouraging service (involvement), and promoting worship as directed in the National Catholic Directory.
We believe in the education of the whole child ' spiritual, intellectual, physical, social, personal, and emotional through a planned, sequential curriculum that lends itself to diverse learning styles.
We believe in academic excellence based on the individual's potential.
We believe in fostering respect for one's self and others and taking responsibility for one's actions.
We believe in instilling responsibility for good stewardship, both on the local and global levels.

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St. Petronville School places among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students484 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade St. Petronville School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to St. Petronville School is Clare Woods Academy (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montessori Academy Of Glen Ellyn (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Diamante Montessori School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Glen Ellyn
    Grades: PK-K | 73 students
    0.5 miles
    625 Hillside Ave
    Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
    (630) 790-9030
    0.5 PK-K
  • Glen Ellyn
    Grades: PK-8 | 70 students
    1.1 miles
    927 N Main St
    Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
    (630) 469-4727
    1.1 PK-8
  • Glen Ellyn
    Carriers Of Light
    Special Program Emphasis (Islamic)
    Grades: PK-6 | 77 students
    1.2 miles
    900 E Geneva Rd
    Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
    (630) 474-1265
    1.2 PK-6
  • Wheaton
    Grades: PK-K | 76 students
    1.8 miles
    300 E Cole Ave
    Wheaton, IL 60187
    (630) 653-1221
    1.8 PK-K
  • Wheaton
    Clare Woods Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 68 students
    1.9 miles
    125 E. Seminary Ave.
    Wheaton, IL 60187
    (630) 289-4221
    1.9 K-12

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