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Welcome to St. Joan of Arc

St. Joan of Arc Catholic School has a long, rich history of academic excellence. Established in 1926 as a Benedictine Parish School, St. Joan of Arc School is a fully accredited school located in Lisle meeting the needs of students ranging from preschool to eighth grade. We provide academic excellence, STREAM, arts, Spanish and reading specialists, a safe and loving environment, 98% Catholic high school testing acceptance rate, onsite before and after school care, scholarship options, athletic programs starting in 5th grade, advantage of uniforms plus so much more.

St. Joan of Arc Catholic School is thrilled to be named a 2023 National Blue Ribbon School for the 3rd time based on our overall academic excellence and performance factors. The coveted National Blue Ribbon School award affirms the hard work of our students, educators, families, and community in creating a safe and welcoming environment where students master challenging and engaging content.

Having previously won in 1985 and 2011, we are so proud of being honored again. The Education Department recognizes all schools in one of two performance categories. Our award was in the category of Exemplary High Performing Schools with test scores in the top 15% of the nation. This honor is bestowed on approximately 3% of our nation's schools.


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We Are Committed To

Educate the whole child, blending learning with faith, to provide for the total development of each student in their spiritual, moral, intellectual, social, emotional and physical growth.

Teach the Gospel and church doctrine, celebrate through worship, and serve others.

Instill in our students a lifelong commitment to Catholic values and an awareness of their social and moral responsibility to respond to the needs of parish, local, and global communities.

Work in partnership with the St. Joan of Arc parish to fortify the Catholic Identity of our school community.

Celebrate the uniqueness and dignity of all persons through an appreciation of cultural diversity in our students.

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Congratulations to Vincenzo Lucafo


Congratulations to SJA 8th grader, Vincenzo Lucafo '28, one of the two inaugural recipients of the Sean P. Richards Memorial Scholarship at Benet High School! Vincenzo was selected because, like Sean, he chooses to live his Catholic faith, with sincere kindness, a positive influence to all, love, laughter, joy, compassion, empathy, and wonder. Congratulations!

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