The Academy at St. Joan of Arc

The Academy at St. Joan of Arc provides a premier preschool through 8th-grade experience where students thrive academically and socially.
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 academically rigorous experience.
Our outstanding teachers emphasize critical thinking and problem-solving and focus on fostering curiosity and a love for learning across all ages.
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 (2024)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Enrollment: 242 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,255
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: Apr. 1 / Jul. 15 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
The Academy has two Learning Specialist and a Socila Worker on staff to provide a wide variety of support.
Year Founded
2019
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2018

Student Body

Total Students
242 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
The Academy at St. Joan of Arc Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
71%
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
Apr. 1 / Jul. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition Assistance available
% on Financial Aid
31%
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Caroline Kennedy

Sports

Extracurriculars

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

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Mudlark Theater Classes

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Intramural Basketball

School Notes

  • Challenging Minds. Engaging Hearts. Igniting Lives of Purpose. The choice for an Independent preschool through 8th grade elementary education on Chicago's North Shore. Outstanding teaching and innovative curriculum are the hallmarks of The Academy. The ASJA Grad at Graduation is fully prepared for the rigors of High School. At The Academy, our intentional class sizes average 20 students, creating an environment where critical thinking is nurtured, and students feel known and supported.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does The Academy at St. Joan of Arc cost?
The Academy at St. Joan of Arc's tuition is approximately $9,255 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of The Academy at St. Joan of Arc?
The acceptance rate of The Academy at St. Joan of Arc is 95%, which is higher than the national average of 90%.
What sports does The Academy at St. Joan of Arc offer?
The Academy at St. Joan of Arc offers 8 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Martial Arts, Track and Field and Volleyball. The Academy at St. Joan of Arc is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for most sports offered.
When is the application deadline for The Academy at St. Joan of Arc?
The application deadline for The Academy at St. Joan of Arc is Apr. 1 / Jul. 15 / rolling (applications are due on Apr. 1 / Jul. 15 but additional applications are reviewed year-round as space permits ).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Enrollment: 242 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,255
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: Apr. 1 / Jul. 15 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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