An Enriching Education

St. Jerome School is a Catholic elementary school located in Chicago. The school is dedicated to the complete growth and development of the Christian child. The faculty and staff recognize the dignity and differences of individual students. Therefore, they strive to develop each child's spiritual, intellectual, emotional, physical, and social potential within a caring environment.

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Saint Jerome in His Study by Caravaggio, c. 1605

Celebrating 90+ Years of Quality Education

Enrollment for 2015-16 school year is open for primary grades. 

St Jerome launched a 1 on 1 Chromebook pilot program for our 8th grade students

on January 5, 2015. 

St. Jerome School celebrated 90-years of quality education in 2012, while the parish of St. Jerome celebrated its centennial anniversary. 

View pictures of St Jerome School events under the parent tab & photo gallery.



What sets St. Jerome Apart?

At St. Jerome Catholic School in Chicago, your child will be immersed in a culture of learning. In addition to our excellent reading, writing, and arithmetic curricula, your child will excel with our unique technology-oriented approach. We utilize the latest technology in every classroom. White-boards with touch-screens, the latest desktop computers, industry-standard software, Ipads in each class and technologically-literate teachers prepare your child for the rapidly advancing modern world.

Paving a Bright Future

Approximately 98% of St. Jerome students go on to be accepted at their first choice of high school, including those with private or selective enrollment. Additionally, our students' Terra Nova scores are well above the national average.


Financial Aid applications were submitted and accepted for Kindergarten through 8th grade for the 2015-16 school year through April 30, 2015. All applicants applied through the FACTS system. The FACTS application processing fee is $25 which will be reimbursed to those families who receive an award. If your financial situation has changed since that date please contact the rectory.


Please feel free to contact our friendly and helpful staff with any questions about the school's educational philosophy, curriculum, technology, or to schedule a visit. We are here to assist you with the critical decision of choosing the proper school for your child.(312) 842-7668 or