Governor French Academy

219 West Main Street
Belleville, IL 62220-0622
Tel: (618)233-7542
Grades: PK-12 | 160 students
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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
49%
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
38%
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
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Nicole Barcinas

Sports

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

Extracurriculars

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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