The Academy at St. Joan of Arc provides a premier preschool through 8th-grade experience built around the way we worship, learn and live.
Our small school environment offers high quality, values-based education in a safe space at an accessible tuition rate.
The Academy offers families an educational community steeped in the beautiful traditions of the Catholic faith with all the advantages of a 21st Century educational experience.
Our outstanding teachers emphasize critical thinking and problem solving and focus on fostering curiosity and a love for learning.
We believe that we`re advancing what`s possible in Catholic education by combining: inspired, new leadership; top-notch educational resources; and the wonderful traditions of our vibrant community.
The Academy enthusiastically welcomes students of all faiths, and we invite you to learn more about us here and contact us to arrange a visit.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 188 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,367
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: May. 1 / Jul. 15 / rolling

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The Academy at St. Joan of Arc ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

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Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Yes
Year Founded
2019

Student Body

Total Students
188 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
The Academy at St. Joan of Arc Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
18 students
Advanced Courses
Math
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Boys and girls wear khaki pants or shorts with logo collared shirts. Girls plaid skirts/jumpers and logo collared shirts. )

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
May. 1 / Jul. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition assistance available on as needed basis
Admissions Director
Caroline Kennedy

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess Scholars, Let's Build It, Let's Code It, StickyFingers

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Mudlark Theater Classes

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Intramural Basketball

School Notes

  • St. Joan of Arc School offers a high-quality academic experience in the Catholic tradition. Our mission is to engage, challenge, and inspire our students to become life-long learners and citizens committed to service. St. Joan of Arc School provides students with educational excellence in the Catholic tradition. We offer a welcoming community and environment to students of all cultures and faiths. Beginning with an engaging preschool and continuing through our challenging junior high, we surround our students with a joyful, loving, and rewarding learning environment. We are committed to helping each child attain his or her full potential through academic, spiritual and emotional development, and athletic rigor. Our goal is to become the best small school on the North Shore. St. Joan of Arc School is a Catholic school where families of diverse faiths and cultures are welcomed and are bonded together through a solid moral and ethical foundation of faith and academic excellence.
Profile last updated: 11/09/2020

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 188 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,367
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: May. 1 / Jul. 15 / rolling

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