Marklund Day School

Tel: (630)307-1882
Grades: K-12 | 24 students
The Marklund Day School is a non-public, state-certified school located in Bloomingdale, Illinois, that provides a highly specialized education experience for individuals ages 3-21 with medical, developmental and physical disabilities in our three Multi-Needs classrooms.  Our Life Skills Classroom provides specialized supports to high school students ages 14-21 identified on the Autism Spectrum.  Our program is designed to foster growth in all essential areas and is highly individualized.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students 24 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Marklund Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

  • Our Multi-Needs program utilizes a variety of therapies and equipment in a classroom environment conductive to learning.  We offer a highly sensory-driven program featuring physical and occupational therapy, speech & language therapy, music therapy, Snoezelen therapy, computer assistive devices, community involvement, recreational therapy, aromatherapy, aquatic therapy and more.  Our Life Skills program provides opportunities for our students to participate in functional and meaningful activities within a highly structured environment, enabling students to maximize their potential and achieve personal success based upon the interests, strengths and needs of each student.  Program staff are trained and skilled in the application of various teaching techniques (ABA, TEACCH, PECS, etc) utilizing a combined approach to ensure personalization.  In addition to a specialized curriculum, students in Life Skills program benefit from the following services: Speech therapy, Occupational therapy, Physical therapy, Music therapy, Recreational therapy, Behavior therapy, Aquatic therapy, Snoezelen therapy/sensory room, and Job Training/Job Coaching.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lutherbrook Academy (3.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Medinah Christian School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is North Glendale Hts KinderCare (1 miles away)
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  • Glendale Heights
    Grades: NS-PK
    1 miles
    2264 Bloomingdale Rd.
    Glendale Heights, IL 60139
  • Bloomingdale
    Bloomingdale KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1.2 miles
    355 S. Glen Ellyn Rd.
    Bloomingdale, IL 60108
  • Medinah
    Grades: PK-8 | 171 students
    1.3 miles
    900 Foster Ave
    Medinah, IL 60157
  • Roselle
    Trinity Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 361 students
    1.6 miles
    405 Rush St
    Roselle, IL 60172
  • Roselle
    Grades: PK-KG | 13 students
    1.9 miles
    206 Rush St
    Roselle, IL 60172

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