Meet the Augustinians
Providence Catholic High School
Providence Catholic is a co-educational, college preparatory Augustinian high school located on 75 acres in New Lenox.
The students come from more than seventy elementary, middle and junior high schools within a thirty mile radius of the school. A dedicated and caring faculty and staff integrate the core Augustinian values of truth, unity and love into all dimensions of student life. A demanding curriculum, inclusive service programs, competitive athletics and comprehensive extracurricular offerings challenge students in a safe and nurturing environment.
Providence's recent graduates earned scholarships valued at nearly $47 million dollars. These seniors performed in excess of 100,000 hours of community service during their high school careers. In addition, Providence Catholic has 32 state championship titles; the most among private high schools in the state of Illinois.
Fr. John Merkelis
Fr. Rich Young
Fr. Joe Roccasalva
Fr. Jerry Nicholas
Bro. David Relstab