New Connection's Academy

  • New Connections Academy (NCA) is a private therapeutic day school that was founded in 2006 to serve children and adolescents.
  • New Connections Academy's mission is to integrate school, family and community in order to provide the highest quality academic and therapeutic programs.
  • These programs are designed to enable students to become successful learners through a sense of belonging, generosity, mastery and independence.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 4-12

Student Body

Total Students75 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade New Connection's Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Palatine
    South Campus
    Special Education School
    Grades: 2-12 | 84 students
    0.1 miles
    909 E Wilmette Rd Ste F
    Palatine, IL 60074
    (847) 359-8300
    0.1 2-12
    84
  • Arlington Heights
    Laureate Day School
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 93 students
    6.9 miles
    2525 E Oakton St
    Arlington Heights, IL 60005
    (847) 803-1550
    6.9 K-12
    93
  • Northbrook
    Keshet Day Schools
    Special Education School (Jewish)
    Grades: 1-12 | 40 students
    10 miles
    3210 Dundee Rd
    Northbrook, IL 60062
    (847) 205-0274
    10 1-12
    40
  • Arlington Heights
    Grades: K-9 | 232 students
    2.4 miles
    2550 N Arlington Heights Rd
    Arlington Heights, IL 60004
    (847) 590-5700
    2.4 K-9
    232
  • Arlington Heights
    Metropolitan Preparatory Schools
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 104 students
    6.8 miles
    2525 E Oakton St Ste D47
    Arlington Heights, IL 60005
    (847) 956-7912
    6.8 K-12
    104

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