Elim Christian School

13020 S Central Ave
Palos Heights, IL 60463-0604
Tel: (708)389-0555
Grades: PK-12 | 243 students
At Elim, we seek to move beyond the notions that the world continues to hold about persons with disabilities.
Life at Elim stands in contrast to the world's view.
Through its four major program areas on its main campus and in 15 discovery locations, over 300 servants work each day to bring 800 persons with disabilities beyond their potential to become the living testimonies God created them to be.
Elim Christian Services is based on the conviction that the Bible is the infallible Word of God that provides a Christian world and life view that gives purpose, definition, and context to Elim’s ministry to children and adults with disabilities.
Empowered by this vision, Elim Christian Services recognizes its obligation to provide those with disabilities a Christian education and training in vocational and life skills that will equip them to achieve their highest God-given potential.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Christian Schools International (CSI)
National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students 243 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Elim Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
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The average private school tuition in Cook County, IL is $7,326 for elementary schools and $12,578 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Cook County, IL is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).