Long Grove Country School

At Long grove country school, We consider the whole child when designing our classrooms and planning our activities.
Howard Gardner from Harvard has determined there are different types of intelligence.
In his book, Frames of Mind, he describes seven ways of being intelligent, and there are probably more Verbal/Linguistic, Logical/Mathematical.
LGCS teachers provide children experiences which use all these intelligences.
Children learn through their personal strengths while developing all areas of intelligence.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students35 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Long Grove Country School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers1 teacher
Student : Teacher Ratio35:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school and elementary school to Long Grove Country School is NewHope Academy (2.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Baldwin Road KinderCare (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Palatine
    Baldwin Road KinderCare
    Baldwin Road KinderCare Photo - Teachers encourage children to express themselves creatively through art.
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1.2 miles
    1653 N Baldwin Rd
    Palatine, IL 60074
    (847) 359-2270
    1.2 NS-PK
    n/a
  • Arlington Heights
    Bright Horizons
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 60 students
    1.8 miles
    3523 N Kennicott Ave
    Arlington Heights, IL 60004
    (847) 398-7004
    1.8 PK-K
    60
  • Arlington Heights
    Grades: K | 7 students
    1.8 miles
    1441 W Shure Dr
    Arlington Heights, IL 60004
    (847) 435-9900
    1.8 K
    7
  • Lake Zurich
    Grades: K | 42 students
    1.8 miles
    1660 Checker Rd
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047
    (847) 520-0005
    1.8 K
    42
  • Barrington
    Bright Horizons
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 60 students
    2.2 miles
    21955 W Field Pkwy
    Barrington, IL 60010
    (847) 719-2070
    2.2 PK-K
    60

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