St Scholastica Academy

  • 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.

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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
65%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade St 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

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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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  • Chicago
    Grades: 10-12 | 165 students
    7.8 miles
    2739-41 W. Division Street
    Chicago, IL 60622
    (773)342-8022
    7.8 10-12
    165
  • Chicago
    Gordon Tech High School
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    Grades: 9-12 | 429 students
    4.8 miles
    3633 N California Ave
    Chicago, IL 60618
    (312)539-3600
    4.8 9-12
    429
  • Chicago
    Holy Trinity High School
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 348 students
    7.8 miles
    1443 W Division Street
    Chicago, IL 60642
    (773)278-4212
    7.8 9-12
    348
  • Chicago
     Josephinum Academy of the Sacred Heart
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    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 200 students
    7.4 miles
    1501 North Oakley Boulevard
    Chicago, IL 60622
    (773)276-1261
    7.4 9-12
    200
  • Chicago
    Latino Youth High School
    Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 134 students
    11.1 miles
    2001 S. California Ave
    Chicago, IL 60608
    (773)648-2130
    11.1 9-12
    134

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