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

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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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