Governor French Academy

219 West Main Street
Belleville, IL 62220-0622
Tel: (618)233-7542
Grades: PK-12 | 160 students
WYSE Academic Challenge Team 2014
WYSE Academic Challenge Team 2014
Governor French Academy is a coeducational college-preparatory school for students in Kindergarten Preparatory through grade 12. Governor French Academy seeks to perform three specific services to the parents of serious students: the finest preparation for college and advanced educational work; complete preparation for college testing procedures; and professional and detailed assistance for parents in obtaining substantial college financial aid.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. AdvancED
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1983

Student Body

Total Students 160 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Governor French Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 17 courses
Average SAT score 1690
Average ACT score 26
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,940
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Nicole Barcinas


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Intramural Softball, Skateboard Club, Youth and Government Intramural Softball,
Skateboard Club,
Youth and Government,
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