Wish List

Thank you for your interest in supporting our students and alumni. Donations can be mailed or dropped off at the school (5058 West Jackson Boulevard, Chicago, IL 60644). If mailing, please include Attn: Danielle Pernini in the address. If you prefer to make a cash donation to enable us to purchase a specific item, or if you have any questions, please contact Danielle Pernini at pernini@cjacademy.org.

Items in blue font indicate embedded website links. Items highlighted in yellow are near term, high priorities.

Clothing Wish List
Chicago Jesuit Academy makes uniform clothes and winter outerwear available to CJA students and alumni. We appreciate your donations of new and gently used items.

Belts: brown and black, all sizes

Khaki pants
– boys sizes 8,10, and 12 (regular and husky)
– adult sizes 38, 40, 42, and 44 (various lengths)
Light blue, button-down dress shirts, student sizes
Sturdy backpacks
Winter jackets: all sizes needed,
boys medium and small sizes are an immediate need
Winter gloves: all sizes needed,
larger sizes are immediate need

Co-curricular Wish List
Sponsor a team! (esp. track team: jerseys, bus fees, meet fees; and basketball team: league fees, tournament fees)
Lacrosse balls
CJA branding/embroidery for Track Team’s uniforms

College-Persistence Programs Wish List
Target, Amazon or Visa gift cards in increments of $25 if possible
SSAT test prep materials: Math (5), SSAT Study System< (5), Cracking the SSAT (5)
Catholic High School Entrance Exam Prep book (5)
Sponsorships for summer enrichment opportunities, athletic camps, and other programs
Employment or internship opportunities for alumni

General Wish List

Jazz Band Wish List
Djembe Drum Sets-3rd-5th grade music and percussion classes; (16)
Entry Level Digital Piano (12-16)

Language Arts Wish List
Library Book Wish List
Amazon Gift Cards (ideally $50 increments)

Learning Resource Center Wish List
WRS Magnetic Journal with Letter Tiles
WRS Letter-Sound Cards
WRS Word Cards
Do the Math – Math Intervention Workbooks
Please contact Danielle Pernini to coordinate purchasing. Workbooks are sold in packs of 8 for $83.

Lower School Wish List

Math Wish List

Nurse’s Wish List
Toothbrushes and Toothpaste
Bottled Water
Orthodontic services
Professional Evaluation Services

Social Work Wish List
Board Games & Card Games:
– Connect Four
– Guess Who
– Heads Up for Kids
– Shoots & Ladders
– Sorry
– Uno

Science Wish List
Indoor potted plants
Evolution & Classification of Life Poster
Life on Earth Timeline
Reading Science