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Gibault Catholic High School

Private Day School – Waterloo , Illinois

With high-quality academics, many arts and sports opportunities, Gibault Catholic High School is a unique place for all students. The low teacher-student ratio provides students with individualized attention and room for growth in a variety of areas. While attending Gibault, students can also enroll in college level courses, offered through Saint Louis University.

The school has a state-of-the-art Biology Lab, enabling students to do more hands-on learning, lab experiments, and data analysis.

Gibault Catholic High School offers a variety of sports to students year-round. The Hawks compete in the Illinois High School Assocation (IHSA), and have enjoyed extensive athletic success, including 4 state titles by the boy's soccer team, 1 state title from the baseball team, and numerous state competition appearances.

In addition to athletics, Gibault Catholic High School provides a number of arts opportunities. With organizations like band, chorus, liturgical choir, and jazz band, as well as a range of advanced art classes, students can follow their passions and pursue excellence.

Located near St. Louis, Waterloo, IL has history stretching back past the American Revolutionary War. The city is home to a number of parks, including Konarcik Park, which has a walking trail, a lake, and sports fields.

Area Population: 10,000
City Website: Waterloo, Illinois

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Foreign Languages

  • French
  • Spanish

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  • Art - Advanced
  • Art: Appreciation
  • Band
  • Ceramics
  • Choir - Liturgical
  • Chorus
  • Digital Art
  • Digital Art - Advanced
  • Drawing
  • Improvisation
  • Jazz Band
  • Jewelry Design and Making
  • Music Appreciation

No AP Courses


  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country Running
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • Bible Study
  • Dance Crew
  • Drama
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes
  • Future Farmers of America
  • Games Club
  • History
  • International
  • Math Team
  • Model United Nations
  • Music
  • National Honor Society
  • Peer Counselor
  • Robotics
  • Scholars Bowl
  • Student Activity
  • Student Council
  • Visual Arts
  • Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering
  • Yearbook

School Location

Partial List of College and University Acceptances

Butler University, Case Western Reserve University, Columbia University, DePaul University, Drake University, Eastern Illinois University, Grinnel College, Missouri State University, Missouri University of Science and Technology, Murray State University, Northeastern University, Pennsylvania State University, Syracuse University, University of Alabama, University of Arizona, University of Colorado, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of Iowa, University of Kansas, University of Kentucky, University of Louisiana, University of Missouri-Columbia, University of Nebraska, University of Notre Dame, University of South Dakota, University of Texas, University of Wisconsin, Vanderbilt University, Washington University, Webster University, Wingate University, Winona State University, Yale University

University Acceptance Rate: 100%

Closest International and Local Airports: St. Louis Lambert International Airport (STL)
For Details Visit Website: Gibault Catholic High School

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