Hellenic American Academy Day School

1085 Lake Cook Rd
Deerfield, IL 60015-0606
Tel: (847)317-1063
Grades: PK-8 | 124 students
We recognize a simple truth first espoused by the philosopher Socrates--- that knowledge and virtue areinterdependent. With this in mind, we are committed to guiding our students to academic excellence led a firm foundation of Orthodox values. Our vision is to ensure that each Socrates Day School student is empowered not only with the knowledge to thrive academically but with the virtue needed to make sound decisions in the modern world.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Greek Orthodox
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1908

Student Body

Total Students 124 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Hellenic American Academy Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(school uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Additional fees added to Tuition. Scholarship and Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Connie Karadjias


Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Dance, SoccerDanceSoccer,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Book Clubs, Chess, Cultural Class, Drama, Engineering for Kids, Student Council, Yearbook Club Book Clubs, Chess, Cultural Class, Drama, Yearbook Club, Engineering for Kids,
Student Council,

School Notes

  • Socrates Hellenic American Day School provides the optimal environment for children to develop their full academic, social and physical potential enriched with the teachings of the Greek language, history and culture, and the Greek Orthodox faith in a warm, family oriented Christian environment - using a sensible, structured and research based curriculum that allows children to develop at their own pace using their own abilities under the guidance of trained educators.
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