Love St. Jane. Very small school with lots of individual attention. My daughter is very happy and it is well worth the money.
My kids have been attending St Jane for a few years, and in that time I have gotten to know the teachers and staff as people who truly care about their academic performance, growth, and faith formation. The school is small but I love how it has a close knit family feel. While I don't personally know a lot of the parents everyone is nice and we have not had any problems with bullying or cliques. There are lots of opportunities for parent volunteering (but it's not mandatory) and the teachers and staff have been willing to work with the parents in those areas. The principal is professional and friendly and is always wiling to help with any issues that come up. Is this school perfect? Well, no, but I don think that ANY school is perfect and I feel that St Jane has definitely prepared my children adequately for Catholic high school. It has overall been a good fit for us though and well worth the financial investment.
This school educates and supports the spiritual, intellectual and physical needs of students. The teachers are attentive to patents' and children's needs. There is great community spirit of sharing and caring in the school's culture. (Really, the school is a great bargain compared to the amount of tax dollars spent per pupil at Chicago public schools. It is so sad that the education provided by CPS is failing so many children and parents living in Chicago.)
Bullying is a big problem at this school and the principal and some of the teachers are not very proactive in handling these issues.I have been very unhappy with this school for this whole year and plan on withdrawing them and sending them to a new school next year. All the money that we spend on Catholic School has been such a waste and we do not feel our kids are getting the best education possible! Some complain about the Kindergarten teacher - she is probably one of the best teachers at the school! She is strict and no-nonsense and that is exactly what the students need to set the foundation for school!
My children attended this school and received a wonderful education. All were accepted into the university of their choice. No school is perfect and not all students will fit well with their teachers, but St Jane works to acheive the best possible environment for young minds.
This is not the best school if your child is attending kindergarden. I had many problems with the teacher and had to eventually take my child out of this school. After a month which was the best thing I did. Now my child is doing excellent and is more happy and I am calm and no longer worry about him in school.
My siblings and I went to St. Jane. It was an absolutely wonderful experience. They gave us the foundation we needed to lead successful lives. Even though I had moved out of the area, I was sure to send my daughter here as well. She was accepted into one of the best high schools in the Chicagoland area and continues to excel. The teachers and parents work very well together and are very involved with the children.
Community ratings and reviews do not represent the views of GreatSchools nor does GreatSchools check their accuracy or verify the reviewers' identities. Use your discretion when evaluating these reviews.
The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.
To start a new list, click OK. Otherwise click Cancel.
Thank you! You will begin to receive newsletters from us shortly.
Great work! Only one more step. Now we just need you to verify your email address. Please click on the link in the email we just sent you to complete your registration.
Great work! Only one more step. Now we just need you to verify your email address. Please click on the link in the email we just sent you to submit your review.
Please click on the link in the verification email we just sent you to complete your change of email address.
Whoops! It looks like we still need to verify your email. To do so, please click on the link in the email we sent you. Can't find the e-mail? Click the button below and we'll send you a new one.
Thanks for registering. Welcome to GreatSchools, the largest online community committed to improving educational outcomes through parental involvement.
Thanks for verifying your updated email address.
Oops! You haven't verified your email address yet. To do so, please click on the link in the email we sent you. Can't find the email? Click the button below to receive a new one.
Oops! That email verification link has expired. Please click the button below to receive a new one.
Create an account to submit your answers.
Sign in with an existing GreatSchools account or using Facebook:
Your review has been posted to GreatSchools.
Share with friends! Post your opinion of St Jane De Chantal School on Facebook.
Welcome to GreatSchools!
For principals and school officials, we offer a special Enhanced School Profile (ESP) which allows you to update and add information about your school, as well as respond to reviews. If you are a school official, click Continue to start.
Please note that it can take up to 48 hours for your comment to be posted to our site. While you're here, we'd like to invite you to fill out a survey on your school's programs, activities, and extracurriculars. It only takes a few minutes and will help parents get a full picture of your school.
Get started now! You have successfully registered and can now start updating your Official School Profile. The information you provide is extremely valuable in helping parents and students learn more about your school, so thanks for taking the time!
Thank you for registering as a school leader. We just need to verify your email address. We've sent you an email - please click on the link in that message to get started editing your school's information!
Thanks! We just sent you an email – please click on the link in the email to post your answers.
Get timely updates for St Jane De Chantal School, including performance data and recently posted user reviews.