Nguzo Saba Academy

1929 W 87th St
Chicago, IL 60620-0606
Tel: (773)298-1900
Grades: 1-12 | 45 students
Proper Education involves bringing out of us the best that exisit within. All the great powers of the world have said to the seekers of knowledge, that the source of real knowlege is knowlege of oneself.
Know Thyself.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Not Available (School did not report any membership associatons).
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades 1-12
Year Founded 1997

Student Body

Total Students 45 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Nguzo Saba Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree

Finances and Admission

Tuition Notes Call the Academy at 773-298-1900 to set up admission appointment, or request a brochures.
Admissions Director Betty J. Phillips


Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Cheering, DanceCheeringDance,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess Club, Photography Club, Student Council Organization Chess Club, Photography Club,
Student Council Organization,

School Notes

  • Safe Environment Small Classes Moral and Value Base Cultural Foundation

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is St Rita Of Cascia High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kiddie Kottage Daycare & Kindergarten (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Kiddie Kottage Daycare & Kindergarten (0.1 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago
    Grades: NS-K | 5 students
    0.1 miles
    1946 W 87th Street
    Chicago, IL 60620
  • Chicago
    Grades: K-1 | 16 students
    0.3 miles
    1656 W 87th St
    Chicago, IL 60620
  • Chicago
    Grades: K-9 | 205 students
    0.3 miles
    8734 S Paulina St
    Chicago, IL 60620
  • Chicago
    Jellybean Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 46 students
    0.5 miles
    8501 S Ashland Ave
    Chicago, IL 60620
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-8 | 311 students
    0.7 miles
    9240 S Hoyne Ave
    Chicago, IL 60643

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The average private school tuition in Chicago, IL is $7,761 for elementary schools and $11,982 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Chicago, IL is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).