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Rosehill Cemetery
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Rosehill Cemetery Overview

Located north of Bowmanville and west of Andersonville, Rosehill Cemetery is the largest and oldest cemetery in Chicago, and one of the oldest in the country. Along with Graceland Cemetery, it is Chicago's most prestigious final resting place. Among others, some of the notables buried here include Richard Sears, Montgomery Ward, Jack Brickhouse, John G. Shedd, Leo Burnett, Oscar Mayer, U.S. Vice President Charles Dawes, and a dozen former Chicago mayors. Also laid to rest here are hundreds of Union soldiers who were killed in combat during the Civil War.

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Schools In The Rosehill Cemetery Area

See grade levels, address, and scores for schools in the Rosehill Cemetery area.

20 schools in area
School Type Level Grade(s) Rating

Waters Elementary School

4540 N. Campbell Ave

Public Elementary - Middle K-8
5

Boone Elementary School

6710 North Washtenaw Ave

Public Preschool - Middle PK-8
6

Budlong Elementary School

2701 West Foster Avenue

Public Preschool - Middle PK-8
7

McPherson Elementary School

4728 N Wolcott Ave

Public Preschool - Middle PK-8
5

Passages Elementary Charter School

1643 West Bryn Mawr Ave

Charter Elementary - Middle K-8
6

Northside Catholic Academy

5525 North Magnolia Avenue

Private Preschool - Middle PK-8
NR

Queen Of Angels Elementary School

4520 North Western Avenue

Private Preschool - Middle PK-8
NR

St Philip Lutheran

2500 West Bryn Mawr Avenue

Private Preschool - Middle PK-8
NR

Joan Dachs Bais Yaakov Elementary School

6110 North California Avenue

Private Preschool - Middle PK-8
NR

Lawrence Hall Youth Services

4833 North Francisco Avenue

Private High 9-12
NR

Misericordia Mcauley Residence

2060 West Granville Avenue

Private Elementary, High 1, 4, 10-12
NR

St Margaret Mary Elementary School

7318 North Oakley Avenue

Private Preschool - Middle PK-8
NR

CICS Northtown

3900 W. Peterson

Charter High 9-12
5

Torah Montessori School

2800 West North Shore Avenue

Private Elementary - High n/a
NR

Peterson Elementary School

5510 North Christiana Ave

Public Preschool - Middle PK-8
5

Sullivan High School

6631 North Bosworth Ave

Public High 9-12
1

Armstrong G Elementary Intl Studies

2110 West Greenleaf Ave

Public Preschool - Middle PK-8
6

Clinton Elementary School

6110 North Fairfield Ave

Public Preschool - Middle PK-8
6

Goudy Elementary School

5120 North Winthrop Avenue

Public Preschool - Middle PK-8
6

Jordan Elementary Community School

7414 North Wolcott Ave

Public Preschool - Middle PK-8
3

School data provided by GreatSchools.School service boundaries are intended to be used as reference only. To verify enrollment eligibility for a property, contact the school directly. GreatSchools Ratings provided by GreatSchools.org.

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