New Connection's Academy

865 E Wilmette Rd
Palatine, IL 60074-0847
Tel: (847)359-8690
Grades: 2 - 12 | 60 students
New Connections Academy (NCA) is a private therapeutic day school that was founded in 2006 to serve children and adolescents.
New Connections Academy's mission is to integrate school, family and community in order to provide the highest quality academic and therapeutic programs.
These programs are designed to enable students to become successful learners through a sense of belonging, generosity, mastery and independence.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades 2 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 60 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade New Connection's Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

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

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is South Campus (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Campus (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Three Oaks Montessori School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Palatine
    South Campus
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 98 students
    0.1 miles
    909 E Wilmette Rd Ste F
    Palatine, IL 60074
    (847)359-8300
    0.11-12
    98
  • Palatine
    Grades: PK-KG | 76 students
    0.7 miles
    12 S Linden Ave
    Palatine, IL 60074
    (847)358-2345
    0.7PK-KG
    76
  • Palatine
    Grades: K-9 | 190 students
    1 miles
    1141 E Anderson Dr
    Palatine, IL 60074
    (847)358-2110
    1K-9
    190
  • Rolling Meadows
    Grades: PK-K | 82 students
    1 miles
    4321 Wilmette Avenue
    Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
    (847)991-7900
    1PK-K
    82
  • Palatine
    Immanuel Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 440 students
    1.3 miles
    200 N Plum Grove Rd
    Palatine, IL 60067
    (847)359-1936
    1.3PK-8
    440

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