Peoria Academy

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
2711 W Willow Knolls Dr
Peoria, IL 61614
Tel: (309)692-7570
  • A Peoria Academy education is an active partnership among parents, students, and faculty.
  • Our environment supports and encourages personal growth and challenges for all members of our school community.
  • We work together, in partnership, to achieve goals and solve common problems.
  • At Peoria Academy, we seek to develop the total child - intellectually, physically, spiritually, socially, aesthetically, and emotionally.
  • Creative and critical thinking, intellectual curiosity, and love of learning are our major objectives.
  • Peoria Academy values and encourages a sense of responsibility, respect for diversity, service to others, moral and environmental awareness and a sensitivity to global issues.
  • Our mission is to prepare our young people for life.
  • Enabling them to acquire the skills and knowledge to succeed.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.State or regional independent school association
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded2000

Student Body

Total Students315 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 31%
Students by GradePeoria Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsFencing, VolleyballFencingVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Chess Club, Scholastic Bowl Team Chess Club, Scholastic Bowl Team,

School Notes

  • A Peoria Academy education is an active partnership among parents, students, and faculty. Our environment supports and encourages personal growth and challenges for all members of our school community. We work together, in partnership, to achieve goals and solve common problems. At Peoria Academy, we seek to develop the total child - intellectually, physically, spiritually, socially, aesthetically, and emotionally. Creative and critical thinking, intellectual curiosity, and love of learning are our major objectives. Peoria Academy values and encourages a sense of responsibility, respect for diversity, service to others, moral and environmental awareness and a sensitivity to global issues. Our mission is to prepare our young people for life. Enabling them to acquire the skills and knowledge to succeed.
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School Reviews

5  7/24/2015
I love the low student to teacher ratio (15:1), enrichment programs are included in tuition, test scores (average) show students one to two grade levels above, and the student diversity represents 20 countries. WOW!
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