Avery Coonley School

Tel: (630)969-0800
Grades: PK - 8 | 378 students
The Avery Coonley School is an independent school whose mission is to provide a learning environment that is appropriate both for academically bright and gifted children, preschool through eighth grade, who are motivated to learn and have demonstrated the potential for the scholastic achievement necessary to succeed in a challenging academic program, in order that they may become positive, productive, and respectful members of society.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Independent Schools Association of the Central States
Lake Michigan Association of Independent Schools
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1906

Student Body

Total Students 378 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Avery Coonley School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

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Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Mar. 1
Admissions Director Rebecca Malotke-Meslin
Admissions Associate Nicole Gilhooley

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Bridge High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Downers Grove Adventist School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Family Life Program (0.6 miles away)
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  • Downers Grove
    Downers Grove Adventist School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: K-9 | 27 students
    0.4 miles
    5524 Lee Ave
    Downers Grove, IL 60515
    (630)968-8848
    0.4K-9
    27
  • Downers Grove
    Family Life Program
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: PK-K | 53 students
    0.6 miles
    1047 Curtiss Street
    Downers Grove, IL 60515
    (630)968-0527
    0.6PK-K
    53
  • Downers Grove
    Grades: PK-8 | 199 students
    0.7 miles
    929 Maple Avenue
    Downers Grove, IL 60515
    (630)852-0832
    0.7PK-8
    199
  • Downers Grove
    St. Joseph School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-8 | 450 students
    1 miles
    4832 Highland Avenue
    Downers Grove, IL 60515
    (630)969-4306
    1NS-8
    450
  • Downers Grove
    The Bridge High School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 27 students
    1.2 miles
    2318 Wisconsin Ave
    Downers Grove, IL 60515
    (630)964-1722
    1.29-12
    27

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