Peoria Academy

2711 W Willow Knolls Dr
Peoria, IL 61614
Tel: (309)692-7570
Grades: K - 9 | 315 students
A Peoria Academy education is an active partnership among parents, students, and faculty.
Our environment supports and encourages personal growth and challenges for all members of our school community.
We work together, in partnership, to achieve goals and solve common problems.
At Peoria Academy, we seek to develop the total child - intellectually, physically, spiritually, socially, aesthetically, and emotionally.
Creative and critical thinking, intellectual curiosity, and love of learning are our major objectives.
Peoria Academy values and encourages a sense of responsibility, respect for diversity, service to others, moral and environmental awareness and a sensitivity to global issues.
Our mission is to prepare our young people for life.
Enabling them to acquire the skills and knowledge to succeed.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. State or regional independent school association
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9

Student Body

Total Students 315 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Peoria Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Peoria Notre Dame High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is El Vista Baptist Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is El Vista Baptist Academy (1.4 miles away)
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  • Peoria
    Grades: PK-7 | 24 students
    1.4 miles
    6301 N Syler Street
    Peoria, IL 61615
    (309)692-8675
    1.4PK-7
    24
  • Peoria
    Daarul Uloom
    (Islamic)
    Grades: K-4 | 80 students
    1.6 miles
    823 W Salaam Dr
    Peoria, IL 61615
    (309)453-4792
    1.6K-4
    80
  • Peoria
    Aletheia School
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    Grades: PK-8 | 49 students
    1.6 miles
    7229 N. Knoxville Ave
    Peoria, IL 61614
    (309)635-9809
    1.6PK-8
    49
  • Peoria
    Grades: PK-8 | 495 students
    1.6 miles
    6001 N University St
    Peoria, IL 61614
    (309)691-5012
    1.6PK-8
    495
  • Peoria
    123 You N Me Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 130 students
    1.8 miles
    809 W Detweiller Dr Ste A
    Peoria, IL 61615
    (309)692-3470
    1.8PK-K
    130

School Reviews

I love the low student to teacher ratio (15:1), enrichment programs are included in tuition, test scores (average) show students one to two grade levels above, and the student diversity represents 20 countries. WOW!
- Posted by Parent, 07/24/15

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