St. Josaphat School

Basic Information

Address: 2245 N. Southport Avenue Chicago, IL 60614
County: Cook
School District: Archdiocese of Chicago
Phone Number: 773-549-0909
Fax Number: 773-549-3127

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Additional Information

School Type: Elementary
Founded: 1913
Ages/Grades: PreK3-8
Diocese: Chicago
School Setting:


School Size: 391
Classroom Size: 17
Student/Teacher Ratio: 15:1


Financial Aid:

available upon request

Percentage of Graduating Class: 100%
Support Services:

Reading resource, social worker and school psychologist

After School Programs: Yes
Computer Capabilities:

wireless with laptops and Ipads

School Championships:

U.S. Department of Education Blue Ribbon School

School Clubs:

Student Leadership, Band, Drama Club, athletic program, choir

Parking Spaces/Availability:

small parking lot

Uniform Guidelines:

All students in grade K-8 wear a school uniform.

Admissions Requirements:

There is a list of requirements in our handbook which is on our website.

Mission Statement:

Our mission and purpose of education are:to develop a Catholic identity, to promote continual growth,to strive for academic excellence and to embrace diversity.

Philosophy/Belief Statement:

St. Josaphat School exists to create a Christian educational community whose knowledge and culture, integrated with faith, are shared among students, teachers, staff and parents.

School History:

The school was founded by the Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth. The sisters started the school when their foundress came from Poland and still have a strong presence int he Chicago area.