Kingswood Academy

133 Plainfield Road
Darien, IL 60561-0605
     Tel: (630)887-1411
        
   
Grades: PK - 8 | 169 students
Kingswood Academy supports parents in their role as primary educators of their children.
We educate the whole child, developing not only the intellectual capacities of our students, but also the moral, spiritual, and physical aspects as well.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Illinois Coalition of Nonpublic Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1996

Student Body

Total Students 169 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 40%
Average Class Size 17 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(uniform)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $6,000
% on Financial Aid 25%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,000
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Jan Whitten

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, Track and FieldBasketballSoccer,
Track and Field

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Math Club, Performing Arts Club, Science Club Math Club, Science Club, Performing Arts Club,

School Notes:

  • Challenging academics based on the classics and the Core Knowledge Curriculum
  • Highly qualified teachers
  • Award Winning Character Education Program
  • Catholic Religion

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Marquette Manor Baptist Academy (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St John Early Learning Center (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St John Early Learning Center (1.3 miles away)
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    DarienIL 60561
    (630)969-7987
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    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-KG | 70 students                      
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    DarienIL 60561
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    WestmontIL 60559
    (630)493-1233
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    DarienIL 60561
    (630)971-3870
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