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Welcome to NCA

Start your child’s path to great learning and discovery at Northside Catholic Academy. A 2013 Blue Ribbon School, NCA serves the parishes and communities of Andersonville, Edgewater, Rogers Park, and West Ridge. Our Early Learning Center offers half-day and full-day classes starting at age three. Our top-ranked K-8 academic program includes our Primary School grades K-4, and Middle School grades 5-8. Every day, we inspire our students to grow in character, intellect and faith, while fostering a love of learning. Most important, our commitment to educating the whole child instills values that will last a lifetime. Values like kindness, service, teamwork, creativity, curiosity, respect, responsibility and leadership prepare our graduates for success in high school and beyond. Be a part of something greater at Northside Catholic Academy. 

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Curriculum Fair 2019

NCA's Middle School was transformed into an exciting showcase of student learning.

Why NCA ?

  • gradmoney$400,000 Awarded annually in financial aid
  • 1 in 50 Private schools awarded 2013 Blue Ribbon for Academic Excellence
  • parish6 Parishes served on Chicago’s Northside
  • gradcap93% Graduates accepted to Catholic High School of their choice
  • volounteer7,460 Volunteer hours served by NCA families every year

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Calendar of Events

Christmas Program K-4

Time: 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Location: St Gertrudes Catholic Church, 1420 W Granville Ave, Chicago, IL 60660, USA
Dec 12

Middle School Dance

Time: 6:30 PM – 9 PM
Location: St Margaret Mary Activity Center, 7341 N Claremont Ave, Chicago, IL 60645, USA
Dec 13

MS Advent Reconciliation

Time: 10 AM – 11 AM
Location: St Margaret Mary Parish, 2324 W Chase Ave #1, Chicago, IL 60645, USA
Dec 17