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St. Sylvester School is a dynamic and growing school with advanced program offerings and the highest quality teachers.
Join the families and students who have made St. Sylvester School a successful and joyful place to be!.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 274 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,500
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

St. Sylvester Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Several - Contact school for specifics
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
274 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
85%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
St. Sylvester Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size
22 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Financial aid and scholarships available
% on Financial Aid
65%
Admissions Director
Mr. Daniel Bennett

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
18 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess, Cooking, Foreign, High, Mandarin, Spanish, Storytime, Technology, Test

Arts and Music Programs:
Arts, Dance

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Basketball, Flag, Girls, Soccer, Volleyball, Yoga, Zumba
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does St. Sylvester Elementary School cost?

St. Sylvester Elementary School's tuition is approximately $4,500 for private students.

What sports does St. Sylvester Elementary School offer?

St. Sylvester Elementary School offers 5 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball and Volleyball.

What is St. Sylvester Elementary School's ranking?

St. Sylvester Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for: Largest student body and Most extracurriculars offered.

When is the application deadline for St. Sylvester Elementary School?

The application deadline for St. Sylvester Elementary School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 274 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,500
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Chicago, IL is $10,536 for elementary schools and $17,857 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Chicago, IL is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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