Kensington School Of The Highlands

  • Founded in 1969, Kensington School is a private nursery,preschool, and Kindergarten serving families in the western suburbs of Chicago.
  • We offer a play based academic program for ages 2 - 6 years of age .Enrichment programs, organic hot lunches and snacks, and private tutoring are also available.
  • Both half and full day programs are offered.. Come in and visit our beautiful classrooms, cutting-edge curriculum, and inspiring teaching staff! Stay awhile anf enjoy our big beautiful playground area, too!.

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School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students289 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 30%
Students by GradeKensington School Of The Highlands Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(comfortable play clothes)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMary Johnson

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.enrichment classes and lunch program

School Notes

  • Founded in 1969, Kensington School is a private nursery,preschool, and Kindergarten serving families in the western suburbs of Chicago. We offer a play based academic program for ages 2 - 6 years of age .Enrichment programs, organic hot lunches and snacks, and private tutoring are also available. Both half and full day programs are offered.. Come in and visit our beautiful classrooms, cutting-edge curriculum, and inspiring teaching staff! Stay awhile anf enjoy our big beautiful playground area, too!

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The average private school tuition in Illinois is $6,037 for elementary schools and $11,873 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Illinois is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).