Joseph Academy-melrose Park

  • Joseph Academy is a school serving the needs of young people with severe behavioral, emotional, and learning disabilities.
  • Our program strives to give hope to our students to become successful in their learning environment.
  • Joseph Academy provides an environment that is both nurturing and challenging.
  • We seek to build students' self-esteem and productivity through a therapeutic program in which staff members constantly express respect and affection for them.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 1-8

Student Body

Total Students34 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
90%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Joseph Academy-melrose Park Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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    16.7 miles
    2550 N Arlington Heights Rd
    Arlington Heights, IL 60004
    (847) 590-5700
    16.7 K-9
    232
  • Chicago
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    10.7 miles
    955 W. Grand Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60642
    (312) 236-6388
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    244
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-8 | 91 students
    11.6 miles
    900 N Franklin St Ste 104
    Chicago, IL 60610
    (312) 944-5600
    11.6 PK-8
    91
  • Chicago
    New Horizon Center
    Special Education School
    Grades: 2-12 | 47 students
    5.4 miles
    6737 W Forest Preserve Ave
    Chicago, IL 60634
    (773) 286-6226
    5.4 2-12
    47
  • Downers Grove
    Avery Coonley School
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    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-8 | 338 students
    11.2 miles
    1400 Maple Avenue
    Downers Grove, IL 60515
    (630) 969-0800
    11.2 PK-8
    338

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