The Academy opened its doors in 1979 as a pre-school in 1982 evolved the elementary school component of our program.
NICL is not a new school, but a proven concept in education that involves the family in the educational development of the child.
A multi-level classroom helps the child work out problems of relating to other children.
Instruction in small groups allows for both individualizing learning and emotional support.
High standards for performance, a stimulating environment and an excellent teaching staff using computers and an innovative curricula ensure a smooth growth experience.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 105 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Student Body

Total Students
105 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
Northwest Institute For Contemporary Lrng Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 105 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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