Located right across the street from the church's main facility, SS. Cyril & Methodius School provides education…More for kindergarten, elementary and middle school students. In addition to a core curriculum of mathematics, English, social studies, science, art, music and physical education, students receive education in Catholic priniciples and attend daily mass. The school also offers a variety of extracurricular activities, including sports, band and theater.
The school's mission is to provide "an excellent Catholic education in a compassionate environment that strives to develop each student spiritually, adaemically, physically and emotionally."
Lemont Safety Village 55 Stephen St, Lemont, IL60439 Lemont Safety Village offers education and resource services for the townspeople. It specializes in health and public…More safety education. These include bike safety, transportation safety, pedestrian, train, animal, fire, water and weather safety, as well as stranger danger for children. Its programs are taught by local fire departments, police department, park district professionals and others. Safety Village was founded through the Lemont Junior Women's Club.
As the only Catholic all-girls high school in Lemont, Mount Assisi Academy is dedicated to encouraging students to…More "discover their God-given talents and to achieve their fullest potential through challenging academics, spiritual development and supportive co-curricular activities."
Mount Assisi is sponsored by the School Sisters of St. Francis of Christ the King. Students are required to take a variety of classes in the fields of theology, English, mathematics, science, social science, foreign language, physical education and business/technology.
The school graduated 65 students in 2010. Of all graduates, 97 percent continued their education at post-secondary institutions.
Mount Assisi's current principal is Sister Mary Francis Werner. Tina Donahue is the school's president.
Founded more than 140 years ago, St. Alphonsus Parish has experienced significant growth and expansion to become one…More of Lemont's most established congregations. The church offers regular masses, as well as music programs, service opportunities and Bible studies.
In addition to regular Religious Education classes offered at the parish, St. Alphonsus has joined with St. Patrick Church to offer a Catholic elementary education program for Lemont families. St. Alphonsus/St. Patrick School is located at 20W145 Davey Road and can be reached at 630-783-2220.
Oakwood School, one of three elementary schools in District 113A, serves all kindergarten, first- and second-grade…More students in Lemont. The building adjoins River Valley School and houses approximately 750 students.
First- and second-graders at Oakwood receive daily instruction in the subjects of math, science, social studies, language arts and physical education. Weekly activities and lessons include art, music and computer lab and library visits.
The kindergarten curriculum focuses on math and reading readiness, with an emphasis on enhancing vocabulary and letter recognition. Students also participate in daily physical education with a specialist.