Elgin Academy, chartered in 1839, is the leading independent, co-educational, preschool-12th grade college preparatory school in the Fox River Valley, an area 25 km west of Chicago, Illinois.
The school is located on a hill overlooking the thriving town of Elgin. The neighborhood surrounding Elgin Academy is a safe and quiet residential area on one side with historic homes and majestic trees and an urban setting on the other side with proximity to dining, culture, arts, theater, and parks.
Elgin’s proximity to Chicago and the major cities of Madison and Milwaukee allow for the enjoyment of:
SHOWS AND CULTURAL EVENTS
ELGIN IS ONLY A 25 MINUTE DRIVE FROM CHICAGO O’HARE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT.