Why Choose Queen of the Rosary School?

Why Choose Queen of the Rosary?
Posted on 02/01/2015
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Since 1959, Queen of the Rosary School has maintained a strong academic presence in Elk Grove Village, Illinois. After fifty years, the school’s traditions and sense of community continue to attract new students, as well as second-generation school families.

Besides its competitive academic programs, Queen of the Rosary offers many extracurricular activities, such as homework clubs, peer tutoring, ethnic fair, science fair, pod casting, school newspaper, television studio, student council, orchestra band, hand chime choir, and Spanish classes. Sports are also available to students in grades five through eight: cross-country; girls’ volleyball; boys’ volleyball; girls’ basketball; boys’ basketball; football; and cheerleading.

Making innovative use of technology is one of Queen of the Rosary’s many strengths. Besides utilizing software applications and Internet resources, teachers have access to a Promethean Board, several interactive whiteboards, and LCD projectors for use in their daily lessons. The junior high boasts a closed circuit television studio, giving students the opportunity to create and produce weekly broadcasts. Queen of the Rosary also prides itself on many upgrades it has made in the area of communication. Parents have daily access to their children’s homework assignments through teacher created web pages; parents and students (grades five through eight) have immediate access to daily grades through the school’s online grade book.

Queen of the Rosary School challenges students to become the best they can be, both academically and spiritually.