State Recognition & Admission Policy


State Recognition

Seton Catholic School obtained Full Recognition by the State of Illinois under the guidelines for Recognition of Non-Public Elementary Schools in 2015. Seton School has met the standards set by the Illinois State Board of Education and fulfilled application requirements.


AdvancED - North Central Accreditation

Seton Catholic School received full re-accreditation in 2016 from North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement. NCA CASI is an entity of AdvancED which is the world's largest education community, representing public and private schools and districts worldwide. Accreditation is a voluntary process by which an institution commits to a systematic process of school improvement through self-study and periodic evaluations from external educational professionals. The AdvancED accreditation process validates the school's compliance to standards that promote quality schools and continuous improvement towards enhanced student achievement.

NCA CASI certification demonstrates Seton Catholic School's compliance and commitment to ensuring a quality experience for its students. To learn more, visit AdvancED.


Admission Policy

No student shall be refused admission to Catholic schools on the basis of race, color, sex, national or ethnic origin. Students of religious denominations other than Catholic may be admitted according to local policy.