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
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Kingswood Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

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

Finances and Admission

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


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


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 Private 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 Willowbrook KinderCare (0.5 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Willowbrook
    Willowbrook KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    0.5 miles
    700 Plainfield Rd.
    Willowbrook, IL 60527
  • Darien
    St John Early Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-KG | 70 students
    1.3 miles
    7214 S Cass Ave
    Darien, IL 60561
  • Darien
    Montessori Pebbles
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-KG | 36 students
    1.4 miles
    7516 S Cass Ave
    Darien, IL 60561
  • Darien
    Abc Land Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 15 students
    1.6 miles
    1321 Plainfield Rd
    Darien, IL 60561
  • Westmont
    Chesterbrook Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 17 students
    1.6 miles
    6351 S Cass Avenue
    Westmont, IL 60559

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The average private school tuition in Dupage County, IL is $5,243 for elementary schools and $11,093 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Dupage County, IL is 94% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).