Quincy Catholic Elementary Schools (QCES) have offered quality education for more than 150 years. Our four schools continue this tradition, offering a full range of educational opportunities from pre-kindergarten through the eighth grade.

Shaping the Life of a Child

Academic and behavioral expectations for students are high. The teachers are dedicated, state-certified and competent with impressive results. QCES students consistently score well in nationwide achievement tests.

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Students have a variety of opportunities to participate in extracurricular activities such as Scouts, CYO & IESA athletic programs, band, service projects, drama and art. Parental involvement is prevalent and welcome in the schools.

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Scholarship and tuition assistance programs make a Catholic elementary school education in Quincy affordable. Before and After School Care programs are also available. Visit our schools and experience our caring and close community.

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Our Mission

Quincy Catholic Elementary Schools strive to provide students 
an excellent education in a caring and nurturing faith-based environment
that promotes students’ intellectual, physical, social and spiritual growth and development.

Recent Updates

Mardis Gras 2023
Mardis Gras 2023

A great band. An incredible event space. A wonderful cause. This is an evening you won't want to miss.   The Gentlemen | Feb. 18 | 7-11 pm | The Armory | 416 Jersey But Tickets Here Our thanks to…

2023 Friends of Catholic Education Dinner
2023 Friends of Catholic Education Dinner

Fr. Roy Bauer to be Honored with Friend of Catholic Education Award Fr. Roy Bauer will posthumously receive the 2023 Friend of Catholic Education Award at the QCES Foundation's annual dinner on February…

QCES Foundation Announces Annual Appeal
QCES Foundation Announces Annual Appeal

The Quincy Catholic Elementary Schools Foundation announced its first annual fundraising campaign. This campaign was established with two goals in mind - to raise awareness of the foundation and its work…