For almost 175 years, Elgin Academy has continued to engage the hearts, minds and bodies of young people through outstanding programs in academics, arts and athletics. The Academy is dedicated to academic excellence at all grade levels, encouraging independence, creativity and intellectual curiosity. While the ultimate goal for any Elgin Academy student is to develop into the best version of themselves, we know this journey begins with the decision to choose the best education: Elgin Academy.
Our Elgin Academy admission process is meant to give the prospective family all the information you need about Elgin Academy. You are entrusting Elgin Academy with the responsibility of educating your child and we take great care in our admission process to ensure we are the “best fit.” We encourage you to call, e-mail and better yet come for a campus tour or to one of our many open houses.
Mr. Shannon Howell Assistant Head of School for Institute Advancement and Director of Admission Elgin Academy 350 Park Street Elgin, IL 60120 Phone 847.695.0303 E-mail: email@example.com
Founded in 1839, it is the oldest independent school in Illinois
Average class size is 15
Student to faculty ratio is 7:1
Extensive programs in theater, music, and visual arts
100% college placement
Inclusive athletic program with championship sports teams
Foreign language classes begin in Preschool
$1.5 million in financial aid to assist qualified students
Elgin Academy does not discriminate on the basis of handicap, race, creed, color, or sex in the administration of its educational policies, admissions, scholarships, loans and other school programs. It affords all students the rights, privileges, and social, academic, and athletic opportunities that are generally made available to students at the Academy.