St. Sylvester School

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3027 W Palmer Blvd

Chicago, IL 60647

(773) 772-5222

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 292

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

15 Parent Reviews for St. Sylvester School

I cannot say enough wonderful things about this school and the wonderful teachers and principal. I have a first grader and a preschooler at St. Sylvester. My children absolutely love going to school every day and have learned so much from the amazing people who are so dedicated to this school. My children, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/16/12

Children who graduate from this school go on to St. Ignatius, Northside College Prep, Loyola, etc. It has a great atmosphere and very caring teachers and an involved principal. They also have basketball and football teams. My son loves this school and is learning beyond his grade capacity!

Posted by a parent on 01/26/11

Great school, teachers are wonderful, very attentive to every student. Principal is outstanding, we are amazed at how much work he puts into this school and how he does it without an assistant. I have a daughter and a nephew attending this school and i have seen a huge improvement from when my daughter ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/13/10

My daughter is in Ms. Marquez' pre-k 3 class and she absolutely loves it! The teachers and staff are amazing and the parents are very vested in our children's education. My daughter comes home singing new songs, drawing new pictures and showing off her new vocabulary every day. She looks forward to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/12/10

I love this school my son attends this school. St. Sylvester has so much to offer and everybody is like so friendly. Its a great school.

Posted by a parent on 09/07/09

As a parent of 2 children that have attended this school( one is a current student, one who graduated a few years ago) I cant say how pleased I am with all the changes I have seen happen. I believe this has alot to do with the current principal, Mr. Bennett, who has made so many great changes, and with ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/09/08

There is a new principal at this school this year and he has really brought together the community. Myself and my children are so happy to belong to that community!

Posted by a parent on 01/29/08

The staff is very nice, the school seems a little unorganized and I dont know about higher grades but Prek4 I feel is not challenging enough. They dont get any homework, which in my personal opinion is a good habit for children no matter what age they are its all about setting high expectations. She ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/08/07

This is a great school with teachers that really care and a great principle

Posted by a parent on 09/25/07

I am very pleased with the school. My son is learning every day and the teachers are patient and understanding. The principal, however, seems to be detached from the parents and the students. I do wish that there would be a sports program for younger kids. The school does have basketball teams for the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/30/07

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Chicago schools — St. Sylvester School is located at 3027 W Palmer Blvd, Chicago IL 60647. 3027 W Palmer Blvd is in the 60647 ZIP code in Chicago, IL St. Sylvester School is a Private school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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