Tlk Academy

TLK Academy is a private coed elementary school focusing on children in pre-k through 5th grade.
We support each child as they develop and learn new skills.
Our unique environment allows children to be successful and reach their full potential.
A solid early learning foundation is key to being a successful student.TLK's Academy's learning environment is constructed to promote the development of the whole child.
We focus on academic achievements as well as social/emotional and physical well being.
Children are encouraged to develop independence, responsibility, and compassion through a variety of learning activities and oportunities.
The opportunities for growth and development are enhanced by the family atomosphere throughout the school.
This unique enviornment allows for personal relationships and a love for life long learning to develop.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1994

Student Body

Total Students105 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Tlk Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers1 teacher
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size10 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,300
Tuition Notes Extended care is available at an additional cost. Different payment plans accepted
Admissions DirectorJulie Johnson
Admissions AssociateJill Foster

School Notes

  • Language Arts
  • reading and writing strategies are taught through a variety of methods to meet the many diverse learning styles
  • Houghton Mifflin reading and phonics program provides a balance of phonics and whole language approach Math
  • The Saxon Math Program allows for students to learn concepts through hands on experiences, discussion, and exploration. Science
  • The science program is taught through inquiry based learning
  • The hands on approach enables students to discover concepts and apply them to new situations Social Studies
  • Students have the opportunity to engage in hands on cooperative learning experiences, presentations, and comparisons to develop a clearer understanding of units taught. Related Arts
  • music
  • gym
  • art
  • computer
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  • Newark
    Grades: K-8 | 73 students
    3.9 miles
    302 Darling St
    Newark, DE 19702
    (302) 737-8260
    3.9 K-8
  • Newark
    Tutor Time Child Care
    Alternative School
    Grades: PK-K | 142 students
    6.5 miles
    491 South Harmony Road
    Newark, DE 19713
    (302) 292-3529
    6.5 PK-K
  • Newark
     Christ The Teacher
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-8 | 570 students
    1.6 miles
    2451 Frazer Rd
    Newark, DE 19702
    (302) 838-8850
    1.6 NS-8
  • Newark
    Grades: PK-8 | 403 students
    6.8 miles
    82 Possum Park Rd
    Newark, DE 19711
    (302) 731-2211
    6.8 PK-8
  • Newark
    Mt. Sophia Academy
    Alternative School (Christian)
    Grades: K-12 | 160 students
    5.6 miles
    91 Salem Church Rd
    Newark, DE 19713
    (302) 547-2285
    5.6 K-12

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