St. Patrick School is located in Lake County Illinois. St. Pat’s opened in 1956 as a small country school and has grown to serve students in Wadsworth, Gurnee, Lindenhurst, Waukegan, Beach Park, and Zion.
The St. Patrick School faculty and staff consists of two teachers per grade level, K-8, two part-time aides for each unit, a learning resource teacher, a reading specialist and a social worker. Speech and language and OT services are provided through Mobile Therapy Centers. Specialists include a physical education teacher, a music teacher, an art teacher, three STEM teachers, a librarian and a preschool team of three teachers and two aides. St. Pat’s also offers its student body various after school sports and clubs.
St. Patrick has a wonderful parent and parish community who are supportive and generous with their time and treasure. Collaborating with our parents, it is our school’s goal to educate the total child: academically, morally, spiritually, physically, and socially in order to become a responsible Christian citizen of the future