Autism Training Center At Giant Steps Illinois

2500 Cabot Dr
Lisle, IL 60532-0630
Tel: (630)864-3800
Grades: K-12 | 59 students
Since our inception in 1996, Giant Steps has been focused on providing education, therapeutic and recreational programs for Elementary, Junior High and High School students with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), their families and the community.
Giant Steps is currently designated as a therapeutic day school in the State of Illinois licensed and certified to exclusively serve students with a primary diagnosis of autism.
Our goal is to improve a child's ability to interact, communicate, and develop academic and daily living skills through a one-on-one integrated approach.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students 59 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Autism Training Center At Giant Steps Illinois Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Benet Academy (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ca Montessori Childrens Center (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is A Generation Ahead Child Care/learning Center (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lisle
    Grades: K | 12 students
    0.2 miles
    2400 Cabot Dr
    Lisle, IL 60532
  • Lisle
    Grades: PK-KG | 89 students
    1.1 miles
    2055 Burlington Ave
    Lisle, IL 60532
  • Wheaton
    Chesterbrook Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 46 students
    1.5 miles
    275 W Loop Rd
    Wheaton, IL 60189
  • Lisle
    Grades: PK-KG | 27 students
    1.6 miles
    1203 Lisle Pl
    Lisle, IL 60532
  • Wheaton
    Wheaton KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 32 students
    1.6 miles
    100 East Loop Rd.
    Wheaton, IL 60187

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