The Power Think Academy

     Tel: (630)963-1998
Grades: 5 - 12 | 9 students
The PowerThink Academy provides parents and students with an Alternative to Traditional Education and/or HomeSchooling.
Our Educational Environment and Instructional Approach guide and support the unique abilities and talents of our students.
There is No Substitute for Excellence.
Every student is Free to Excel!

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 5 - 12
Year Founded 1990

Student Body

Total Students 9 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 13%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade The Power Think Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 100%
Average Class Size 16 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,000
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Bernadette LaHaie

School Notes:

  • Small, Multi-Age Groups
  • Indivual Differences are Respected and Nurtured
  • Individualized Curriculum and Instruction
  • Brain-Friendly Teaching and Learning Strategies
  • Safe, Positive, Respectful Learning Environment
  • We strive to bring out the Very Best in each student by guiding their Learning and Behavior and supporting their Growth and Development as a Whole Person.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Marquette Manor Baptist Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Good Shepherd Lutheran School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Good Shepherd Lutheran School (0.2 miles away)
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  • Downers GroveGood Shepherd Lutheran School
      (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    525 63rd St
    Downers GroveIL60516
    (630)852-5081
      (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    0.2 mi | 70 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Downers GroveFairview KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    6222 Fairview Avenue
    Downers GroveIL60516
    (630)963-6780
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.4 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • WestmontChesterbrook Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    6351 S Cass Avenue
    WestmontIL60559
    (630)493-1233
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.3 mi | 17 students | Gr. NS-K                      
  • Downers GroveMarquette Manor Baptist Academy
      (Baptist)
    333 75th Street
    Downers GroveIL60516
    (630)964-5363
      (Baptist)
    1.3 mi | 129 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • DarienSt John Early Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool  (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    7214 S Cass Ave
    DarienIL60561
    (630)969-7987
    Daycare / Preschool  (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1.6 mi | 11 students | Gr. PK-KG                      

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