Glenwood School South Campus

500 W 187th St,
Glenwood, IL, 60425-0601
     Tel: (847)464-8200
Grades: 2 - 8 | 96 students
Glenwood School for Boys and Girls is a community supported non-profit organization that provides socially and economically disadvantaged children with a comprehensive residential, education and life-skills program in a safe, structured and nurturing environment.
At Glenwood, children gain the confidence, skills and courage they need for a better life and future.
Glenwood School’s mission is to provide a quality educational program and residential campus environment for children from mostly lower income and single parent families who seek positive alternatives to home and community situations, which impede opportunities for these children to achieve their full potential.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Grades Offered Grades 2 - 8

Student Body

Total Students 96 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 94%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Glenwood School South Campus Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Harvest Christian Academy (7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kindercare Learning Center (2.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Kindercare Learning Center (2.8 miles away)
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  • Saint CharlesKindercare Learning Center
    Alternative School
    40w170 Lafox Rd
    Saint CharlesIL60175
    Alternative School
    2.8 mi | 23 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Saint CharlesCampton Center KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    40 W 170 LaFox Road
    Saint CharlesIL60175
    (630)587-9150
    Daycare / Preschool
    2.8 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • ElginSouth Elgin KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    2395 Bowes Rd.
    ElginIL60123
    (847)622-9475
    Daycare / Preschool
    3.6 mi | 8 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • PlanoSt Mary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    817 N Center St
    PlanoIL60545
    (630)552-3345
      (Roman Catholic)
    5.1 mi | 205 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • ElginDa Vinci Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    37W080 Hopps Road
    ElginIL60124
    (847)841-7532
    Special Program Emphasis
    5.1 mi | 108 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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