Experience a day as a Ritaman

AdmissionsWEBShadowing is the best opportunity for you to experience what it is like for you to be a St. Rita student. Any young man in the 7th and 8th grade who is interested in attending St. Rita can schedule a Shadow Day. You will be paired with a St. Rita Freshman or Sophomore and accompany that Ritaman throughout the school day. You can contact Ed Leiser'04 by calling (773) 925-RITA or by e-mailing him at [email protected], or simply fill out the form below to arrange a Shadow Day.

You are permitted to schedule a Shadow Day on any day that St. Rita has a FULL day of school thru December 14.

We regret that we cannot host prospective students on the following dates:

August 23, September 2, October 3, October 4, October 10, October 18, October 21, November 4, November 27-29, December 18-20, December 23-January 3, January 20, January 24, February 20, February 21, March 31-April 4, April 11, April 17, April 18, May 26
Please Note: Each MONDAY school will begin at 9 am which is one hour later than the typical school day.

..... Shadow Day Policy

  • Students will not be permitted to Shadow without prior arrangements.
  • Visiting students should arrive at 7:45 a.m. (8:45 a.m. on Mondays) in the main entrance. They will be dismissed at 2:25 pm.
  • Visiting students must wear school attire: dress pants, dress shoes, and a collared shirt (polo shirts acceptable).
  • Lunch will be provided.
  • Parents of the visiting student are responsible for transportation to and from St. Rita High School.

Take a Personal Tour/Family Visit:

Please call Ed Leiser'04 at 773.925.RITA or e-mail [email protected] to schedule a personal family tour at your convenience.

Shadow Day Registration Form [contact-form-7 id="913" title="Shadow Day Registration"]