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Visitation Catholic School Photo #1 - Student Savvy works with students to support our Social-Emotional Learning programs! From starting our mornings to working with our in-house United Stand Counselors and Studen Savvy, SEL is integrated into each day at Vis. Helping us to grow and build a stronger community in school and at home!
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Visitation Catholic School Photo #1 - Student Savvy works with students to support our Social-Emotional Learning programs! From starting our mornings to working with our in-house United Stand Counselors and Studen Savvy, SEL is integrated into each day at Vis. Helping us to grow and build a stronger community in school and at home!
Visitation Catholic School Photo #2 - Visitation offers holistic education for students from Pre-K through 8th-grade. We believe every student is unique and build our curriculum to meet the individual needs of each child. One-on-one attention, in-house counselors, and customized curriculum empower every Vis Kid to succeed!
Visitation Catholic School Photo #3 - Tiger Cubs in Pre-K and Kindergarten learn through play! STEAM-based curriculum built to prepare students for the modern classroom and give them a leg-up as they learn and grow!
Visitation Catholic School Photo #4 - Safety first at Visitation! This classroom is equipped for social distance and safety with masks, individual supplies, an air purifier, sanitation materials! Students continue to learn and have fun in person while staying healthy and safe.
Visitation Catholic School Photo #5 - Our in-house Reading Specialist, Ms. Vaughan, helps to ensure every student is supported and nurtured. Through classroom collaboration and one-on-one work, she empowers students to build literacy and reading skills that will lead them to success here at Vis and beyond!
Visitation Catholic School Photo #6 - Our STEAM Innovation Lab and traveling classroom labs bring technology to life through robotics, photography, 3-D printing, engineering, and more!
Visitation Catholic School Photo #7 - With a 86% college enrollment rate, it is clear that Visitation students are set up for a lifetime of success! Here you will find a community and family that will support and empower your student for their entire lives.
Visitation Catholic School takes a holistic education approach, empowering students in Pre-K (3+) through 8th-grade.
Visitation's individualized curriculum recognizes the unique gifts and talents of every student. Our STEAM-based learning programs make sure every child is nurtured and supported.
Through one-on-one instruction, Social-Emotional Learning programs, and an in-house Reading Specialist we ensure every child has the tools to learn, grow, and thrive.
Visitation offers before and aftercare, scholarships, and financial aid to ensure every family who wants to be at Visitation can be.
For more information on scholarships and what Vis can offer your student, contact us today!.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 122 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,500
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Visitation Catholic School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1891
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
122 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
Visitation Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size
15 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Boys-Grey pants/red or white polo; Girls-red plaid skirt /red or white polo)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Scholarships, financial assistance, and payment plans are available for students of all ages. We do not base our scholarships on income, but on need, making sure Catholic Education is affordable to all families.For Pre-K and Kindergarten students we accept CCI.
% on Financial Aid
84%

Sports

Total Sports Offered
2 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Book Club, Girl Scouts, Homework Club, Reading club, Technology, Tutoring

Arts and Music Programs:
Art, Restorative Art

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Dance, Girls in the Game, Yoga

School Notes

  • Visitation Catholic School provides education to children from Pre-School (ages three and up) through 8th grade. With a more than 85% high school graduation rate, our students go on to receive scholarships and graduate from prestigious Catholic high schools, setting them up for success in college and beyond. 
  • We offer before and after school care from 6 am to 6 pm, allowing students a safe place to learn and grow while parents work. Our school provides a wide variety of extracurricular activities, when safe, from basketball, dance, and yoga, to tutoring, art, and social-emotional learning programs. We strive to not only offer education but create community through art therapy, school clubs, and events for students and their families.
  • We understand that quality education can be expensive and offer payment plans, financial assistance, and scholarships for students attending. In addition, we strive to assist our students in finding scholarships and financial assistance to continue faith-based education after graduation.
Profile last updated: 08/17/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 122 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,500
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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