St Raphael Catholic School
5.00 (5 reviews)
- St Raphael Catholic School serves 259 students in grades Prekindergarten-8 and is a member of the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA), the Other associations(s) for exceptional children and the Other school association(s).
- The student:teacher of St Raphael Catholic School is 11:1 and the school's religious affiliation is Roman Catholic.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Other school association(s)
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Please contact school to discuss your student's need.|
|Total Students||259 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 30%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||24 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||11:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|Average Class Size||25 students|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$4,850|
|Tuition Notes||Cost above is for 1 child K-8 and does not include additional fees. Ex. books, technology|
National avg.: 85%
|Total Sports Offered||4 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cross Country, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketball, Cross Country,|
Track and Field, Volleyball,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||9 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Club or Organization:|
After School Enrichment Program, Arc Angels, Creative Writing Club, IMSA, National Junior Honor Society, Scouts, Student Council
Arts and Music Programs:
- St. Raphael Catholic School exists to provide an education rooted in the Gospel of Jesus Christ where Catholic doctrine and values, as well as academic excellence prepare each student for a life of faith, service and integrity.
- We are a small school serving Preschool-8th grade.
Profile last updated:
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Bolingbrook Grades: PK-8 | 249 students
420 E Briarcliff Rd
Bolingbrook, IL 60440
(630)739-1633 6 PK-8
- Lemont Grades: PK-8 | 211 students
20w145 Davey Rd
Lemont, IL 60439
(630)783-2220 7.6 PK-8
My children have flourished at St. Raphael! They are academically challenged as well as becoming compassionate and respectful human beings. The teachers are fantastic! Always having an open communication policy with parents. The rest of the staff and administration are always looking out for our children. St. Raphael’s community is always very supportive.
- Posted by Parent - St. Raphael parent
We have been at St. Raphael since 2012. We are very happy with the school and education. Our kids are growing in a warm environment, making good friends and getting ready for the high challenges in high school. The teacher is always reachable;Overall, is very good and challenging. Overall, St. Raphael is being a great choice for us.
- Posted by Parent - The G.
We have 3 boys at Saint Raphael School right now. I cannot brave enough about how much we love it here. The smaller class sizes create such an intimate and unique setting for the kids. The teachers are phenomenal and make it a priority to build a relationship with each student. The thing that stands out most for us is the faith-based education. We couldn't be more pleased with how our children are growing both academically and spiritually. Growing in their faith day by day within a peer setting is so special and invaluable. We are truly so fortunate to be a part of the Saint Raphael Family!
- Posted by Parent - boy mom
School Review have the best job in the world. First of all, St. Raphael School has an incredibly welcoming atmosphere. Teachers, staff members, parents, students, and prospective students are all made to feel like family. Secondly, I get to spend all day teaching English! Talk about a dream come true! At St. Raphael, every teacher feels the same passion for his/her subject and grade level. We ALL think we have the best job in the world! Finally, we get to play a part in turning our students into disciples of Christ. Every grade attends a yearly retreat and participates in several service projects throughout the school year. We pray before class, before meals, and during our weekly Mass. There is an inner light that shines in the eyes of these students when they talk about their faith. We are blessed to be able to teach them, and they are blessed to attend such a great school as St. Raphael.
- Posted by Teacher - Jr. High ELA
Our children have attended St. Raphael School since their Kindergarten year. We have been at the school for seven years so far and have had a wonderful experience. The teachers are excellent and are truly there for their students. They feel called to teach in Catholic Education and it shows! Our students are offered excellent curriculum, technology and extracurricular activities. They are excelling in school and sports and are very happy with their classes, teachers and peers. We feel we are part of a family community and we are so pleased we have chosen St. Raphael School.
- Posted by Parent - Mom of Two
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