Kemmerer Village School

Tel: (217)226-2139
Grades: 7-12 | 16 students
  • Kemmerer Village's on-grounds school is an Illinois State Board of Education Approved Non-public School for Special Education Services.
  • The school is part of Kemmerer Village's Residential Treatment Center, providing each student with the benefit of a multi-disciplined team of highly qualified professional staff.
  • The strengths and needs of each student are assessed in order to develop an individual education plan so that the student can experience success in the classroom, and in life in general.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Presbyterian
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia/ Attention Deficit Disorder/Executive Functioning, Language Based/Dyscalculia/Dysgraphia /Auditory and Visual Processing Disorders
Year Founded 1914

Student Body

Total Students 16 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
35%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Kemmerer Village School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size 7 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform provided by Kemmerer Village is khaki pants and colored polo style shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Brett Beck

Sports

Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Badminton, Basketball, Bowling, Equestrian, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBadmintonBasketball,
BowlingEquestrian,
Flag FootballSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,

School Notes

  • Students reside in one of six ranch-style cottages spread out across our 60 acre campus.
  • Working horse stables which are used for both leisure and therapeutic activities.
  • Our campus contains a softball field, outdoor tennis court, soccer field, outdoor volleyball court, indoor gymnasium and Recreational Center.
  • Other Services Available: *Psychological and Achievement testing *Speech Therapy *Nutrition and Diet planning *Individual, Group and Family Therapy *Psychiatric Consultation, medication evaluation & monitoring *Licensed Nurse services *Individual and group substance abuse counseling *Therapeutic Recreation individual and group activities
  • On-campus chapel and Chaplain services
  • Accredited by the Council of Accreditation since 1984.
  • Kemmerer Village has a caring and supportive staff and environment focused on promoting the strengths and abilities of each student.

Profile last updated: 09/15/2015

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