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St. Ignatius College Prep

St. Ignatius College Prep is a coeducational private Catholic traditional school for students in grades 9 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Urban

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Overview

St. Ignatius College Prep says

Saint Ignatius College Prep, a Jesuit Catholic school in the heart of Chicago, is a diverse community dedicated to educating young men and women for lives of faith, love, service and leadership. Through outstanding teaching and personal formation, the school challenges its talented student body to intellectual excellence, integrity, and life-long learning and growth. Inspired by the gospel of Jesus Christ, this community strives to use God's gifts to promote social justice for the greater glory of God. The Athletic Department endeavors to match the academic excellence of the school by offering twenty-five interscholastic sports for girls and boys. In most years, nearly sixty percent of the students at Saint Ignatius participate in interscholastic athletics. Saint Ignatius College Prep, a Jesuit Catholic school in the heart of Chicago, is a diverse community dedicated to educating young men and women for lives of faith, love, service and leadership. Through outstanding teaching and personal formation, the school challenges its talented student body to intellectual excellence, integrity, and life-long learning and growth. Inspired by the gospel of Jesus Christ, this community strives to use God's gifts to promote social justice for the greater glory of God. The Athletic Department endeavors to match the academic excellence of the school by offering twenty-five interscholastic sports for girls and boys. In most years, nearly sixty percent of the students at Saint Ignatius participate in interscholastic athletics.

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Finance

Finance

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (312) 421-5900

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 1,378
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 355
10 368
11 331
12 324

St. Ignatius College Prep's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing St. Ignatius College Prep's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 16 : 1
Gender 50% Male / 50% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 68%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Multi-racial 4%
Hispanic/Latino 15%
Black or African American 10%
Asian 3%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%

Associations & Memberships

Jesuit Secondary Education Association (JSEA)

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