Interested in joining our BCA Family?
Thank you for considering Bridgeport Catholic as an option for your child’s education. Please review the information below and contact us at 773-376-6223 if you have any questions about the registration process. We look forward to hearing from you!
Admission Policies and Requirements
Bridgeport Catholic Academy has a non-discriminatory policy in accordance with the Archdiocese of Chicago. This policy is:
Order of Admission
Admission of students to any site of the Bridgeport Catholic Academy shall be accepted in accordance with the following guidelines in the order of priority as listed:
Age of Admission
A child entering Bridgeport Catholic Academy must be in compliance with the requirements of the State of Illinois regarding admission.
Admission of New Students
For the admission of a Pre-Kindergarten, Kindergarten, or First Grade student, parents shall present:
Admission of Transfer Students
For the admission of transfer students, parents shall present the proper transfer or some appropriate notification from the school previously attended. Upon written request from BCA, all records from the former school, including health records, shall be transferred.
All transfer students will be subject to an evaluation and conference at the end of the first semester. Bridgeport Catholic Academy reserves the right to recommend alternative placement if the student is unable to comply with BCA’s academic standards and expectations or conform to BCA’s rules and regulations.
Examination of Past Records
Registration will not be finalized until previous academic records are furnished by the parent or the transferring school, and examined by Bridgeport Catholic Academy school officials to ensure proper placement.