North Park Elementary School

2017 W Montrose Ave,
Chicago, IL, 60618-0606
Tel: (773)327-3144
Grades: PK - 8 | 231 students
NPES is a private, non-sectarian, Preschool-8 school with a proven record of academic excellence and a community that inspires lifelong learning.
Through the active involvement of parents and caring professional staff, the school fosters self-motivation, self-discipline and confidence in all its students.
The school's balanced curriculum combines elements of traditional instruction with experiential learning and the whole-child approach to ensure that every student achieves his or her maximum potential.
Along with the core subjects, fine arts, foreign language, physical education, and technology are an integral part of the curriculum at all grade levels.
Active, hands-on learning through field trips and cultural activities supplement the teachers' lessons.
In middle school (6th - 8th grades) departmentalization enables students to enjoy core-subject classes taught by teachers specializing in science, math, social studies and language arts.
NPES students consistently perform above national norms and demonstrate exceptional academic and social capabilities.
NPES students recently scored in the 99th percentile nationally on the Iowa Tests.
All of last year's graduates are now attending one of their top choices for high school.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Independent Schools Association of the Central States
Lake Michigan Association of Independent Schools
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1980

Student Body

Total Students 231 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 9%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade North Park Elementary School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 53%
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 6 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $9,400
Tuition Notes 10% discount for siblings
Admissions Director Anne Zagotta

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, DanceBasketballDance,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Chess Club, Cooking Club, Intramurals, Jazz Band, Mandarin Chinese, Robot City, Science Olympiad, Spanish Club, Tae Kwon Do, Theatre, Yearbook Band, Chess Club, Cooking Club, Intramurals, Jazz Band, Robot City, Spanish Club, Tae Kwon Do, Theatre, Yearbook, Mandarin Chinese,
Science Olympiad,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Ravenswood Baptist Christian School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ravenswood Baptist Christian School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Ravenswood Baptist Christian School (0.1 miles away)
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