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Why choose us

Christian-based community that fosters lifelong bonds and friendships for students as well as parents

Being a Prekindergarten through 8th grade school, there is a great continuity that exists between the grade levels

We offer different levels of education for reading and math

We offer a variety of sports for boys and girls to participate in starting in 4th grade

We offer a variety of clubs for students to join starting as early as kindergarten

We provide both full day and half day prekindergarten

Before and after extended care is provided from 6:30-7:45am and after school from 2:45-6:00pm

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We employed only the best of the best

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75 Mapleton Road Princeton

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  • Mon- Fri 7:30 - 3:00
  • School Start Time 7:45

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26% OF STAFF HAVE ADVANCED DEGREES

Quite a few of our staff members have pursued higher degrees in various specialized fields

Quotes from the class of 2018

"St. Emily is a school that when you leave, you want to come back; when you enter, you want to stay."
“We’re not just friends, we are family”
“This school does more than teach children – it raises us into mature high school freshmen, ready for anything.”

60% OF STUDENTS PLACE INTO HONORS

Approximately 60% of the graduating class was placed in one or more honors/advanced placement courses as a freshman

60% OF THE STAFF WENT OR SENT CHILDREN TO ST. EMILY

Many of our staff members went to St. Emily as a child and/or sent their own children through the school which makes them all invested in the future of the school

TEACHER-STUDENT: 15:1

St. Emily enriches students intellectually, physically, and spiritually and offers a challenging, competitive curriculum with a welcoming, Christian environment

STUDENT SUCCESS IN HIGH SCHOOL

In the last four years, we have had 4 of our alumni graduate as valedictorians from area high schools, and one graduate as salutatorian

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  • Today is a St. Emily basketball home game! Cheer on our Eagles from home by viewing the livestream of tonight's game:
Go to "YouTube.com"
Search for "St. Emily School"
The livestream will begin at game time.
Go Eagles!
  • Save the Date! Join us for our upcoming Open House in February. We would love to see and meet our current and prospective families. Please note that the all school family mass will still be on Sunday, January 30, at 9:30am during Catholic Schools Week.
  • Save the Date!

Please note the all-school family mass will still be on Sunday, January 30, at 9:30am for Catholic Schools Week.
  • RE-SAVE the DATE!! 

St. Emily Open House has been moved to Sunday, February 13, 2022. Please join us to tour the school, meet the teachers and staff, and see your child(ren)’s classroom. Current and prospective families are welcome!
  • K-8 Tuition Assistance for 2022-23: 

Empower Illinois Tax Credit Scholarship Reservations will open Wednesday, January 12 at 6:30 p.m. The reservation is a two-step process. At 6:30 p.m., the reservation form will open; enter your information before submission at 7 p.m. Once families reserve a time stamp, they will receive an email to log into the EmpowerXChange portal and complete the application, when it opens on Friday, January 14.
  • Today is a St. Emily basketball home game! Cheer on our Eagles from home by viewing the livestream of tonight's game:
Go to "YouTube.com"
Search for "St. Emily School"
The livestream will begin at game time.
Go Eagles!
  • Check out our SES Art Project bulletin boards at the Mount Prospect Public Library this month. Thank you to Mrs. Erickson for coordinating this! 🎨 📚
  • Save the Date!!!
Join us for Open House on Sun., January 30!  See all that St. Emily has to offer your child and family. We hope to see you here!