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.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 180 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,900
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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St. Scholastica Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

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Attribute
Sports offered
School History

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Year Founded
1865

Student Body

Total Students
180 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
65%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
St. Scholastica Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
98%
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Uniform skirt or pants; uniform shirt; uniform sweater or vest)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
50%

Sports

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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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 180 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,900
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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