Award Year: 2016

St. Daniel the Prophet School

5337 South Natoma Avenue
Chicago, IL, 60638-1223

(773) 586-1225

Mrs. Mary Frances Porod, Principal at time of Nomination

Ms. Holly A. Gross, Current Principal

Archdiocese of Chicago

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Mission

St. Daniel the Prophet School seeks to create a faith community, develop moral values and integrity, provide excellent educational opportunities, and respect unique educational differences.

Student Demographics
  • Black/African American: 1%
  • White: 59%
  • Hispanic: 38%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Two or more races: 1%
  • Economically Disadvantaged: %
Application
St. Daniel the Prophet; Faith, Family and Friendship

St. Daniel the Prophet; Faith, Family and Friendship

Our mission at St. Daniel the Prophet School is to create a faith community, develop moral values and integrity, provide excellent educational opportunities, and respect unique educational differences. Our school mission is one that is strongly supported among all stakeholders. Families, teachers, and administrators believe that the children are the foundation to our school and their success is our ultimate goal.
Therefore, together, we give every child the opportunity to reap all the benefits of a Catholic education. St. Daniel the Prophet School offers a rigorous curriculum aligned with the Common Core Standards which prepare students for college and career readiness, as well as the determination to make a difference in the world. St. Daniel the Prophet School takes pride in embracing traditions that allow students to live out the gospel message while participating in various educational experiences. Innovations such as STEM education and advanced computer programming promote student collaboration and the development of critical thinking and problem solving skills.
Serving the community for over 66 years, St. Daniel the Prophet School is proud to have graduated many individuals who have become active and productive citizens in our community. As a result, we will continue to celebrate our school's achievements while striving to grow even beyond the Blue Ribbon.