Beacon Therapeutic School

12440 S Ada St,
Riverdale, IL, 60827-0608
Tel: (708)388-3183

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Alternative School Network
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 5 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 102 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 96%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Blue Cap School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mariah's Learning Center (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mariah's Learning Center (0.6 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  |Preschools Preschools  |Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Riverdale Mariah's Learning Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1301 W Vermont Avenue
    Riverdale , IL , 60827
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.6  mi  |  84  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Chicago The Learning Place
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    1500 W 119th St
    Chicago , IL , 60643
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    0.7  mi  |  25  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Chicago
    Power Daycare Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    725 W 123rd St
    Chicago , IL , 60628
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    0.8  mi  |  38  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Chicago
    Childrens Center Outreach
    12803 S Halsted St
    Chicago , IL , 60628
    0.9  mi  |  64  students  |  Gr.  K-6
  • Chicago
    Bunnyland Developmental Day Care Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    545 W 119th Street
    Chicago , IL , 60628
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.2  mi  |  20  students  |  Gr.  PK-K

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Choosing a School: 10 Things Which Matter To Parents
Choosing a School: 10 Things Which Matter To Parents
Never lose sight of why you are planning to send your child to private school. This list of ten considerations will help you focus on the things which matter.
3 Tips for an Effective Private School Job Search
Use these tips to tweak your job search strategies as you seek employment in a private school.
5 Financial Aid DOs and DONTs
Part of the private school selection process is financial aid. We point out five issues about which you should be aware.