University Primary School

  • University Primary School is an early childhood gifted education program which serves children ages 3-7.
  • The school is located in the Children's Resource Center on Gerty Drive in Campaign.
  • University Primary School is affiliated with the Department of Special Education in the College of Education at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Campaign.
  • Children must be 3 by July 1 for the preschool classroom and 5 by September 1 to be considered for kindergarten enrollment.
  • The school comprises one preschool classroom (ages 3-4) and one combined K-1 classroom.
  • Each classroom enrolls approximately 25 children, with a head teacher, an assistant teacher, and student interns.
  • The school is supported by tuition and fees, private donations, and fund raising events.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4

Student Body

Total Students78 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
29%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade University Primary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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