Kemmerer Village School

941 N 2500 East Rd
Assumption, IL 62510-0625
     Tel: (217)226-2139
Grades: 7 - 12 | 16 students
Kemmerer Village's on-grounds school is an Illinois State Board of Education Approved Non-public School for Special Education Services.
The school is part of Kemmerer Village's Residential Treatment Center, providing each student with the benefit of a multi-disciplined team of highly qualified professional staff.
The strengths and needs of each student are assessed in order to develop an individual education plan so that the student can experience success in the classroom, and in life in general.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Presbyterian
Grades Offered Grades 7 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia/ Attention Deficit Disorder/Executive Functioning, Language Based/Dyscalculia/Dysgraphia /Auditory and Visual Processing Disorders
Year Founded 1914

Student Body

Total Students 16 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Kemmerer Village School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform provided by Kemmerer Village is khaki pants and colored polo style shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Ron Little


Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Badminton, Basketball, Bowling, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBadmintonBasketball,
SoftballTrack and Field,

School Notes:

  • Students reside in one of eight ranch-style cottages spread out across our 60 acre campus.
  • Working horse stables which are used for both leisure and therapeutic activities.
  • Our campus contains a softball field, outdoor tennis court, soccer field, outdoor volleyball court, indoor gymnasium and Recreational Center.
  • Other Services Available: *Psychological and Achievement testing *Speech Therapy *Nutrition and Diet planning *Individual, Group and Family Therapy *Psychiatric Consultation, medication evaluation & monitoring *Licensed Nurse services *Individual and group substance abuse counseling *Therapeutic Recreation individual and group activities
  • On-campus chapel and Chaplain services
  • Accredited by the Council of Accreditation since 1984.
  • Kemmerer Village has a caring and supportive staff and environment focused on promoting the strengths and abilities of each student.
  • Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pana Christian Academy (8.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pana Christian Academy (8.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is First Baptist Christian Academy (9 miles away)
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  • PanaPana Christian Academy
    409 W Orange St
    PanaIL 62557
    8.7 mi | 14 students | Gr. 3-12                      
  • PanaFirst Baptist Christian Academy
    114 Maple St
    PanaIL 62557
    9 mi | 66 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • PanaSacred Heart School
      (Roman Catholic)
    3 E 4th St
    PanaIL 62557
      (Roman Catholic)
    9.2 mi | 125 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • TaylorvilleSt Mary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    422 S Washington St
    TaylorvilleIL 62568
      (Roman Catholic)
    12.6 mi | 167 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • TaylorvilleVision Way Christian School
      (Church of Christ)
    1124 N Webster Street
    TaylorvilleIL 62568
      (Church of Christ)
    12.9 mi | 214 students | Gr. PK-12                      

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