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Upcoming Events

Tours are available by appointment every other Sunday through November. A member of the admissions team will take you through the entire school during the half hour tour, answering any questions you may have along the way. Tours are by appointment only, and appointments must be reserved no later than the Friday before the tour at 3 pm.
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The Students’ Panel is designed to provide prospective students the opportunity to meet our amazing Vikings! Students will be able to ask all of the questions on their mind, followed by a personal tour from our student panelists. This event is intended for prospective students, not parents.
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Personal Tour Night is back! Every year, this is our most popular event with 8th grade families. After our opening presentation, receive a tour from one of our St. Laurence ambassadors and leave with answers to every question you have!
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Virtual Info Nights

There is no better time to learn about what St. Laurence has to offer! We have created a virtual info series for families so that you can learn about what is important to you in a quick format. Join us for one of our sessions to learn about different topics as they relate to St. Laurence:

Social Emotional Resources for St. Laurence Students
September 22, 2020 at 7 pm
Now more than ever, the social emotional needs of teenagers must be catered to. Meet guidance counselor and psychotherapist Dr. Tom Pallardy and learn about how we support our young men and women with resources to thrive psychologically through their formative years.

Growing the Arts
September 24, 2020 at 7 pm
With an increased demand in arts offerings in recent years, St. Laurence named Mr. Brian Herman its new Director of Fine Arts. Learn more about the opportunities our students receive in performing, visual and musical arts from Mr. Herman, along with his plans to grow the arts at STL.
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Acting Workshop
October 3, 2020 from 10 am to Noon
$30 includes a t-shirt
Young actors and actresses are invited to a special workshop with the St. Laurence drama program!
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Sports Camps and Clinics

Friday Night Lights Football Clinics
September 18, September 25, October 2, October 9, October 16 and October 23
7th and 8th graders 5:30-6:30 p.m.
5th and 6th graders 7-8 p.m.
All grades 5:30-6:30 p.m. on October 16
Keep your football skills sharp and stay ready for the 2021 Spring season! You’re invited to our turf field to work on individual skills with the STL staff.
$5 per session or $20 for all 6 sessions
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Coed Soccer Clinics
September 23, September 30, October 7, October 14, October 21, October 28
6-7:30 p.m.
For 7th-8th grade boys and girls
Join 2019 Daily Southtown Boys Soccer Coach of the Year Kyle Boekeloo and new Girls Soccer Coach Jaime Alonso for an all skills camp on Wednesdays at St. Laurence!
$10 per session or $50 for all 3 sessions
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Softball Clinics
September 6 – Fielding
October 8 – Hitting and Fielding
November 3 – Fielding
6-7:30 p.m.
For 7th-8th grade girls
Join Coach Walsh and the 2019 GCAC Champion Viking Softball Team for three different skills clinics throughout the fall!
$10 per session or $25 for all 3 sessions
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Viking Visit Shadow Days

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Archdiocese high schools have agreed to not host shadow days until health conditions improve. We still look forward to hosting other events throughout the fall.

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Admissions Brochure

Financial Aid and Scholarship Opportunities and Information

Apply for the Leader/Scholar Award Financial Aid and Scholarship Opportunities Start the Financial Aid Process

Daniel Murphy Scholarship LINK Unlimited HighSight Scholars HFS Chicago Scholars Empower Illinois

St. Laurence High School abides by all policies of the Archdiocese of Chicago and the IHSA. In doing so, St. Laurence High School does not promise or offer athletic scholarships of any kind. Violations of IHSA policy may result in loss of eligibility for the student, coach and/or school. In recognition of our shared ministry, we and other Catholic high schools in the Archdiocese of Chicago also do not promise, predict or otherwise allude to specific dollar amounts regarding tuition assistance or financial aid before a student takes the entrance exam. We will promote the best attributes of our own school while respecting the legacy and traditions of other Catholic high schools.

Contact Us

Mr. Mike Madera
Director of Admissions and Communications
(708) 458-6900, ex. 213
Ms. Teagan Walsh
Recruiter and Head Softball Coach
(708) 458-6900, ex. 240
Mrs. Becker
Department Secretary
(708) 458-6900, ex. 256