St Scholastica Academy

Tel: (773)764-5715
  • As a Benedictine school rooted in a tradition of community and academic excellence, Saint Scholastica Academy educates young women by attending to the development of the whole person through emphasis on critical thinking, moral responsibility and lifelong learning.
  • It guarded and developed European civilization before moving to every other inhabited continent on the globe.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1865

Student Body

Total Students180 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
95%
State avg.: 31%
Students by GradeSt Scholastica Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
98%
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform skirt or pants; uniform shirt; uniform sweater or vest)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost$9,900
% on Financial Aid
50%

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBasketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballBowling,
Cross CountryField Hockey,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

School Notes

  • As a Benedictine school rooted in a tradition of community and academic excellence, Saint Scholastica Academy educates young women by attending to the development of the whole person through emphasis on critical thinking, moral responsibility and lifelong learning. It guarded and developed European civilization before moving to every other inhabited continent on the globe. We exceed national and international pass rates in the IB diploma program.
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