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Acacia Academy Private Therapeutic Day School:
Acacia Academy is a private, therapeutic day school in La Grange, a suburb about 13 miles west of Chicago in Cook County, IL. We offer accredited programs for grades 1-12 for students of all performance levels including regular education students, gifted children and those with learning disabilities. Instruction is designed to strengthen skills in reading, math, writing, spelling, language skills, fine motor skills, processing abilities, speech/language, and social skills. The mission of the school is to assist the individuals it serves in meeting the goals in their individualized educational programs.

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The Acacia Tree symbolizes what our school strives to achieve: Educational stability with roots of strength and character that will last a lifetime making Acacia Academy a safe place to grow and learn.

Accreditation:

Acacia Academy is accredited by North Central Association (NCA) Colleges and Schools. The North Central Association was founded in 1898 and is the largest of the country’s regional accrediting agencies. Selection by the North Central Association is achieved by rigorous evaluation with great attention paid toward academic achievement, accomplished leadership, and excellence in personnel and resources.

We are also approved by the Illinois State Board of Education for Out-of-District placement.

We Offer Accredited Programs For:

Photo of Therapeutic Day School in Chicago IL area- The accelerated and / or gifted student to challenge his / her thinking skills within particular subject areas

- The regular education student to meet his / her academic goals and potential

- Those with Learning Disabilities, Aspergers / Autistic, Intellectually Challenged and Attention Deficit student who would benefit from a personalized program designed to meet their individual needs

- Instruction is designed to strengthen skills in reading, math, writing, spelling, language skills, fine motor skills, processing abilities, speech/language, and social skills

- Transition services and work study programs are available

Personalized Educational Instruction:
The Administration and staff of The Achievement Centers, Inc. offer personalized and exceptional educational instruction of the highest quality to each individual student in the development of his/her intellectual and academic potential. Our instruction is geared to each students specific learning styles.

Our dedication and experience is evident through our programs which are proven to be successful. Our programs are administered in an affirming environment to strengthen academic skills and enrich the life of each student. Students leave our school with the fundamental educational and social skills that give them the ability to confront the challenges of tomorrow.

We offer:
- Psycho-educational Evaluations
- Speech and Language
- Occupational Therapy Evaluations
- Social Assessments
- Reading, Writing, Math, and all Content Subjects
- Study Skills, Thinking Skills, Learning Disabilities
- Dyslexia, ADD / ADHD, Autism, Aspergers, Regular Ed, Gifted

Transition Program:

The transition program focuses on developing post secondary goals for students. We want our students to experience more options once they graduate. Students learn the skills necessary for a successfull transition from high school to post-secondary educational enrollment and employment options for life as an adult. A Transition Plan is written for each student when they turn fourteen years old and continues until they graduate from high school. Starting the process early prepares students with disabilities to think about what they want to be able to do after high school graduation.

School Facilities:

Image of Therapeutic Day School in Chicago IL areaStudents in all classes benefit from access to the resources of the web through our high speed internet network. Our computer lab provides students with the opportunity to learn and develop their computer skills on everything from office applications to still-image and video editing. Complementing these resources are extensive collections of print, audio, and video materials, as well as a large musical instrument collection that allows all students to experience hands-on exploration of the guitar, dulcimer, banjo, bass, autoharp, mandolin, and other stringed and percussion instruments from around the world.

Nature Center:
Our grounds feature two and one-half acres of wooded lands highlighted by our nature center that is a Certified Wildlife Habitat, enclosed recreational areas including a student-designed and constructed miniature golf course, picnic areas, and a three-season gazebo, all designed to ensure that no students ever suffer from “nature-deficit disorder”. In addition to these on-site facilities, we also enjoy easy access to many nearby facilities for recreational and educational purposes. The wealth of educational and cultural opportunities of the Chicagoland metropolitan area are only a short ride away.

Our theme - Weaving the Green: Integrating Curriculum with the Outdoors

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Address: 6425 South Willow Springs Road, La Grange 60525, Cook County, Illinois , USA
Some interested visitors submitting program inquiries to our school up to 2018-09-10 were from:

Addison, IL;   chicago;   Streamwood, Illinois;   Niles, Illinois;   Calument City;   Chicago;   Chicago, IL;   and more.
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The unique and international style of the school has proven popular and attractive to a wide variety of American, British and international families in the Chicago metro area. The combination of three distinctive curricula, the International Primary Curriculum, the UK National Curriculum and International Baccalaureate Diploma Program provides a comprehensive, international programme of study which aims to equip every student with the essential skills for lifelong learning and meet individual learning needs.

Today, our enrolment comprises of approximately 485 students. British School of Chicago is accredited by the National Independent Private Schools Association (NIPSA).
- Early Years program
- Primary School program
- Middle School program
- High School program

The British Schools of America prepares students to meet the growing challenges of a rapidly changing world. The BSA academic programme is based on:

* The International Primary Curriculum (IPC)
* The UK National Curriculum
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Language Classes Ad Opportunity here
Courses / Programs
• Note to language class providers, parents & guardians: Unfortunately, the language program provider that previously was listed here has closed their language training business. This listing is now void, and program inquiries cannot be processed.

• Contact us if you make learning fun, through an engaging mix of games, songs, puppet shows, arts & crafts, cooking projects, treasure hunts, movement and drama, all in the Chinese language.

• Mandarin Chinese class ad options available at our centers in Hyde Park, Lincoln Park, Barrington, Mt Prospect / Arlington Heights, Deerfield / Lake Forest, Naperville, Park Ridge, Glen Ellyn / Wheaton, Geneva / St. Charles, Wilmette / Evanston, and Hinsdale / Oakbrook IL.
Mandarin Chinese Immersion Programs:
• Parents and Tots programs for kids ages 1-3
• Mandarin for kids ages 3-12 (Kids Only)
• Private / One-on-one Mandarin classes
• Mandarin immersion summer camps

Further Foreign Language Ad Options:
• Arabic, French, Spanish, German & Italian
St. Cornelius Catholic School, Chicago
Courses / Programs
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Cornelius School is an integral part of the St. Cornelius Parish and community at large. In conjunction with the evangelizing mission of the church and parish, St. Cornelius School is called to teach the message of Jesus in a Catholic context. Our unique role is to instill in the children the future responsibility of becoming loving adult disciples of Jesus.
Catholic Educational Programs from Preschool through Grade 8:

- Catholic Preschool program: Classes for 3 and 4 year old children
- Catholic Elementary & Middle School program (Grades K-8)
- We also offer an extended day option until 6:00 pm
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The Children's House Lake Meadows, Chicago
Courses / Programs
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We employ only qualified teachers and teachers aides, and keep our class sizes small to provide your child with a comfortable environment that is conductive to learning. Our endeavor is to provide parents, regardless of their hours of work or school schedule, with quality care for their children. Because of our desire to accommodate the many schedules incurred in the 21st century, The Children's House is open 130 hours a week, versus the normal 60 hours at most child care centers.
Early Education Experience Programs:

- Infants program
- Toddler program
- Kindergarten program
- Afterschool program

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* Summer Programs also available.
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Courses / Programs
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Half-day Preschool Programs for Children ages 3-5:

3 year old morning class:
- Tues. & Thurs. 9:00am-11:30am

3 year old afternoon class
- Fridays 12:30pm-3:00pm

4 year old morning class:
- Mon, Wed, Fri 9:00am-11:30am

4-5 year old afternoon Pre-Kindergarten
- Monday-Thursday12:30pm-3:00pm
St. Benedict Catholic Elementary School, Chicago
Courses / Programs
Located in Blue Island, a south suburb of Chicago in Cook County, IL, St. Benedict Elementary School is a private, co-educational, Catholic school, serving 178 students in grades PK-8. St. Benedict School fosters a learning climate within our school conducive to academic excellence and spiritual maturity. This helps to develop the children into thinking, problem-solving adults. As a parochial school in the Archdiocese of Chicago, we encourage our students to develop their individual gifts and talents, and we provide the tools to do so though our gifted education curriculum.

This includes a creative hands-on art program and access to a resource room with accelerated reading and math. After school programs such as athletics, band, art club and performing arts are offered to enhance the curriculum. Through the ongoing collaboration of the administrator, educators, parents, clergy and parish, we fulfill our commitment to academic excellence.

Our overall student population consists of 40 Caucasian, 46 Hispanic, 89 African American and 3 others. We cater for families from Blue Island, Calumet Park, Morgan Park, Merrionette Park, Robbins, Dixmoor, Riverdale and surrounding communities.
- Pre-kindergarten program
- Kindergarten program
- Elementary School program
- Middle School through to Grade 8 program

Additionally:
- Gifted Education Curriculum
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