The Joliet Catholic Academy family warmly extends an invitation to all Joliet area families to experience JCA firsthand by attending Open House for prospective students and families on Sunday, November 3, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. or Competitive Advantage Night: Thursday, November 14, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

You will be immersed in our Carmelite and Franciscan values, you will meet our distinguished faculty and award-winning coaches, and you will see how JCA inspires students to be the best in their faith life, academic challenges, and social growth.

Tours of the school will be available. Faculty, staff, and students will be on hand to answer questions. Information on academics, athletics, clubs, and the performing arts will be available as well as tuition assistance information, Heritage Award scholarship application information, and much more. Come see why JCA has experienced a 30% increase in freshman applications and increased enrollment over the past two years.

For more information on Open House visit JCA is also currently offering Shadow Visits every Friday for area 7th and 8th grade students. Experience a day in the life of an Angel or Hilltopper firsthand by signing up online.


Joliet Catholic Academy is a Roman Catholic college preparatory high school for boys and girls co-sponsored by the Joliet Sisters of St. Francis of Mary Immaculate and the Carmelites of the Most Pure Heart of Mary. JCA students consistently achieve graduation rates, college acceptance rates, and Advanced Placement exam success at rates higher than the national and state averages. 93% of students participate in extra-curricular activities. The Angels and the Hilltoppers have produced 32 State/National Championships in a nationally recognized athletic program.  With an enrollment nearly 650 and a student-teacher ratio of 13:1, personal individualized academic attention and spiritual formation is given to each student.


Ryan Quigley ’03, M.B.A.
Joliet Catholic Academy – Director of Admissions and Communications

[email protected]

Office: 815.741.0500, ext. 214

Mobile: 815.690.1745




2019 Admissions Poster