Fact Sheet

We’re Proud of the Facts!

  • Founded in1955
  • Certified by the Archdiocese of Chicago
  • Certificate of Recognition from the Illinois State Board of Education
  • AdvancED accredited
  • 1:1 Chromebooks and tablets for all students
  • Personalized learning curriculum specifically developed for technology


We’re Catholic!

  • Daily Religion classes 
  • Preparation for reception of the Sacraments
  • Values infused throughout the day
  • Attendance at weekly all school masses
  • Service projects and community outreach


We’re Diverse

2017-18  Enrollment – 264 students

  • 3% Native Peoples
  • 3% African American
  • 9% Hispanic
  • 31% Asian
  • 53% White


  • Preschool 3 through 8th grade
  • Average class size 21 students (K-8)
  • Full and half day kindergarten and preschool
  • Before and After School Care from 6:30 am -- 6:00 pm
  • Hot Lunch Program
  • Active school parent organizations
  • Beautifully maintained campus and school building


  • We’re Excellent!
  • Core curriculum based on Archdiocesan of Chicago Standards
  • All teachers are state certified
  • 40% of teachers hold Master’s Degrees
  • Religion, Reading, Spelling, Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies, Music, Art, Spanish, Physical Education and Computer Education
  • Cutting edge technology for student and teacher use
  • Extracurricular Activities – Band, children’s choir, Battle of the Books, Jr. St. Vincent de Paul, Boy and Girl Scouts, Student Council, Cross County, Basketball, Volleyball, Jr. High Soccer, Track and Field, baseball, Softball, and Jr. Jaguars (basketball & soccer grades 1-3), service projects. 
  • Science Fair, Invention Convention
  • ACT Aspire standardized test scores above the national norms
  • S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) Lab 
  • enVision Math program used in kindergarten through 6th grade, 7th grade Pre-algebra, 8th grade Algebra I classes
  • Students go on to high school at Resurrection High School, Regina Dominican, Notre Dame College Prep, Loyola Academy, Niles North and West, Maine East and South






St. John Brebeuf Extended Day Program

St. John Brebeuf offers an amazing Extended Day Program. 

Morning Hours:

6:30 am - 8:05 am

After School Hours:

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm


2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Click here for more information


Please call the school office to set up a tour.


Required Training for Parents/Guardians





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