Grace Baptist Academy

2499 Waldron Road
Kankakee, IL 60901-0609
     Tel: (815)939-4579
        
   
Grades: PK - 12 | 127 students

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1973

Student Body

Total Students 127 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Grace Baptist Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 30%
Average Class Size 10 students
Number of AP Courses 8 courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(dress up on chapel day)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,700
Tuition Notes This is the Elementary rate. Registration and book fees are not included in this cost. High school is $4200.
% on Financial Aid 8%
Average Financial Aid Grant $400
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Stephen Bull
Admissions Associate Julie Betz

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringSoccer,
SoftballVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Kankakee Trinity Academy (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Aquinas Catholic Academy-hickory (2.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Aquinas Catholic Academy-hickory (2.2 miles away)
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  • KankakeeAquinas Catholic Academy-hickory
      (Roman Catholic)
    366 E Hickory St
    KankakeeIL 60901
    (815)932-8124
      (Roman Catholic)
    2.2 mi | 191 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • KankakeeProvena Fortin Villa Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    1025 N Washington Ave
    KankakeeIL 60901
    (815)932-8411
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    3.1 mi | 23 students | Gr. K                      
  • KankakeeSt. Martin Of Tours
      (Roman Catholic)
    907 S 9th Ave
    KankakeeIL 60901
    (815)932-7911
      (Roman Catholic)
    3.4 mi | 125 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • KankakeeKankakee Trinity Academy
      (Christian)
    1580 Butterfield Trail
    KankakeeIL 60901
    (815)935-8080
      (Christian)
    3.6 mi | 249 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • KankakeeBishop Mcnamara Catholic High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    550 W Brookmont Blvd
    KankakeeIL 60901
    (815)932-7413
      (Roman Catholic)
    3.6 mi | 368 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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1 year ago
Open to different ways of learning. Well rounded school with plenty of extra curricular activities for children. A great school to be a part of.
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