Joseph Academy-melrose Park

1100 N 22nd Av,
Melrose Park, IL, 60160-0708
Tel: (708)345-4500
Joseph Academy is a school serving the needs of young people with severe behavioral, emotional, and learning disabilities.
Our program strives to give hope to our students to become successful in their learning environment.
Joseph Academy provides an environment that is both nurturing and challenging.
We seek to build students¡¯ self-esteem and productivity through a therapeutic program in which staff members constantly express respect and affection for them.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades 3 - 9

Student Body

Total Students 60 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 95%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Joseph Academy-melrose Park Students 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 Word Of God Christian Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Our Lady Of Mt. Carmel School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Our Lady Of Mt. Carmel School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Melrose Park Our Lady Of Mt. Carmel School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1102 North 22nd Avenue
    Melrose Park , IL , 60160
    (708)343-7030
    (Roman Catholic)
    0  mi  |  151  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Melrose Park
    Word Of God Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    800 N 18th Ave
    Melrose Park , IL , 60160
    (708)344-4995
    (Christian)
    0.3  mi  |  24  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Melrose Park
    Sacred Heart School
    (Roman Catholic)
    815 N 16th Ave
    Melrose Park , IL , 60160
    (708)681-0240
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  136  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Maywood Ketchings Cradle Child Development
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    35 S 19th Ave Unit 2
    Maywood , IL , 60153
    (708)450-9601
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    0.5  mi  |  40  students  |  Gr.  K-1
  • Melrose Park Walther Christian Academy
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    900 Chicago Avenue
    Melrose Park , IL , 60160
    (708)344-0404
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    0.8  mi  |  320  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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