St. Francis de Sales School, a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, offers the traditional Catholic experience where children learn in a supporting community strong in faith in Jesus Christ. We are blessed with an award winning Principal, a dedicated and experienced faculty, and a vibrant community of school families. We are truly all for one and one for all in Jesus Christ.
We are proud to announce that St. Francis de Sales School has received a $200,000 grant to fund technology from the Daniel F. and Ada L. Rice Foundation. We will also be beginning a new collaboration with Loyola University's Center for Catholic School Effectiveness. For further details, please read our press release.
Open House: Monday, January 27, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Register during Catholic Schools Week!
Registration for the 2014-15 school year will take place during Catholic Schools Week.
Families who do not currently have children in St. Francis de Sales School will be able to register:
Monday, January 27 through Friday, January 31 from 8 a.m. through 2 p.m. in the school office.
Open House will be held on Monday, January 27 between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m.
New families will be able to visit classrooms during this time. Registration is not on a first-come, first-served basis. New students must provide their county (not hospital) birth certificate, baptismal certificate, Social Security number and $150 deposit (which will be refunded only if your child is not accepted).
Your registration cannot be processed without all of these items.
If you have any questions, please call the school office at (847) 438-7921. The state age requirement for Preschool is that they must be 3 or 4 years old by September 1 and kindergarten students must be 5 by September 1.
Study Finds Advantages for Students in Faith-Based Schools
Published in CAPE (Council for American Private Education) Outlook - May 2013
An article published in CAPE Outlook in May 2013 features a study that highlights the tremendous value a faith-based education offers students. Please take a moment to read the article.
FACTS ONLINE TUITION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
All families, new and returning, are asked to sign up for an actively managed payment plan on our school's FACTS page: https://online.factsmgt.com/signin/41C8Y Please follow the directions to complete registration if you have not done so already.