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Elgin Academy Overview

350 Park St, Elgin, IL 60120 , Tel: +1 (847) 695-0303

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Elgin Academy Ratings & Reviews

February 06, 2018 Submitted by a parent
My daughter and son both graduated from Elgin Academy. The both had a marvelous experience, loving teachers, personal attention and a well-rounded education. Both have gone on to challenging colleges and are exceeding our expectations. A priceless experience!
April 23, 2015 Submitted by a parent
My son went to pre-K here, and I was disappointed at how un-academic the year was (for a really large price tag!) He was already reading and could add and multiply - and they did nothing to offer him something academically enriching. The program is fine for the average to above-average student, but if your child is truly gifted they will tell you that the child has to conform to their curriculum rather than having the curriculum meet the child's needs. If you want a good school for your above-average student, this is a reasonable choice.
November 24, 2014 Submitted by a parent
We chose Elgin Academy for our son and have been glad he has been given the opportunity to experience the Elgin Academy difference. He started in Pre-School and has grown in so many ways. He is able to interact with students as well as teachers of very diverse backgrounds. He has a great choice of electives. His academics are taught in a way that makes learning fun. It is a great feeling as a parent to have your child eager to get to school and awaiting what new experience will unfold. The class sizes as well as student to teacher ratio is great. Once he gets into Upper School he'll have individual attention for college placement. Students are involved in a variety of Community Service Programs-reinforcing the importance of giving back to society is very important to us. A great fit for our son! He's been at Elgin Academy for 9 years and looks forward to graduating from Elgin Academy.
November 18, 2014 Submitted by a parent
We are very pleased with the progress of our four year-old daughter so far through preschool and pre-k at Elgin Academy. She is building self-confidence and maturity while maintaining curiosity and excitement about school each day. By starting with French class in preschool, she is getting a jump-start on learning a second language which we never had and she just embraces it as a normal part of school. Experiential, hands-on learning of both small and large motor skills are a favorite daily part of the curriculum. Separate music, library and art classes from dedicated, specialized teachers also rounds out the excellent half-day pre-k program.
September 10, 2014 Submitted by a parent
Elgin Academy is a place where my children have been challenged academically and given the tools to succeed in life. Not every child will be capable of getting straight A's, but every child will be given the opportunity to do their absolute best. Students are given the opportunity to participate in various sport teams, school musicals, school clubs, and outreach activities (soup kitchen, PADS, trip to Nicaragua / DR to volunteer at local orphanages, etc.) Families with more than one child will see how the school allows children from Early Childhood through High School to interact through Big Sister / Big Brother programs as well as occasional all school musicals and / or choral presentations. We never would've had that experience anywhere else but EA. Tuition may seem like a lot, but the school is not "money hungry". 80% + of faculty have MS degree or higher and they work there because EA is where they can teach their best. The majority of the tuition goes to faculty / staff salaries & benefits. The remaining $ goes to keep up a school that is 175 yo and growing in technology & services every year.Working to keep tuition affordable is a goal of their Board of Trustees every year.
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Average Rent in Elgin, IL

  • Elgin, IL Average Rental Price, March 2020 $1,102 /mo

Elgin, IL Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $501-$7001%
  • $701-$1,00021%
  • $1,001-$1,50075%
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Elgin, IL Education Statistics

  • No High School10%
  • Some High School35%
  • Some College25%
  • Associate Degree8%
  • Bachelor Degree15%
  • Graduate Degree7%

Apartments and homes for rent near Elgin Academy

Your child’s education is your top priority. We know that because—well, you’re looking at this page, aren’t you? If you think your kid would feel right at home at Elgin Academy, and you are contemplating moving closer so the little rascal will never miss a class, we have some good news for you and your family. Commute will never be an issue if you pick an apartment within 5 miles of Elgin Academy, and that should not be hard as you can currently choose from 133 apartments for rent available in this part of Elgin. Not familiar with rent prices in the area? The cheapest apartment near Elgin Academy is currently at 869 Jefferson, renting for $850 per month, but if $2,135 is still within your budget, check out the more luxurious offers at Panton Mill Station. Or just do what most other parents do and go for the middle ground—that’s where you get the best value for money most of the time.

Things you should know about Elgin Academy

Before you start packing, make sure Elgin Academy is really the best option for your child. To recap, Elgin Academy is a well-known private PK-12 school in Elgin. It is located at 350 Park St, Elgin, IL 60120 and it is the second home of 290 students. Please note that available apartments near a given school are filtered by proximity, not by attendance zone. We advise parents to visit the schools in person and contact the admissions offices for further information on school performance and attendance zones before making a final decision.

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