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Admissions Process

2nd Grade Hands Up


St. Theresa School does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, or national origin in the administration of admissions and educational policies, financial aid, or other school-related activities.


Tour Our Campus

Individualized tours of the school campus are available upon request and availability. Request a Tour.


Apply for Admissions

An admissions application must be completed for ALL NEW students. NEW families are encouraged to apply early to ensure proper placement. St. Theresa School uses a rolling admissions process in which new applications are reviewed at regular intervals throughout the year.  An acceptance letter will be sent after the admissions process is complete which will include the online tuition registration and payment options. Should you have any questions regarding applying for admissions, please contact our Director of Admissions, Mrs. Terri Kolbus.  OR  847-359-1820 ex. 249


Admissions Application 


Shadow Day

Students who are entering 3rd - 8th grade are required to shadow for all or part of the day.  Students will shadow in the grade they are currently enrolled. An admissions application must be completed, and the $30 application fee is applied.  


Re-enrollment (current STS students)

Current STS students will have priority registration beginning in early January for the following year. An application will need to be completed for NEW students. Re-registration information will be distributed electronically.


Financial Assistance

Empower Illinois helps families choose the best education for their child, regardless of their ability to pay, by providing scholarships to Illinois students to attend private K-8 schools.  


Families are encouraged to first apply here:


Once your child is enrolled at St. Theresa, you may be eligible for financial assistance.  To be considered (with your K-8th grade tuition) please complete the application at Smart Aid by May 1st.


Request for Transfer of Records

A signed request form should be completed for ALL NEW students transferring from another school, entering grades 2 through 8 (most current report cards, standardized test scores, attendance records, etc.).


Enrollment Confirmation Form 

An Enrollment Confirmation is needed for students whose parents are separated or divorced.