Elgin Academy Middle School student at the computer.

mission statement for k12 fine arts school Elgin

Elgin Academy Upper School Students working together.
Preschool Student and teacher in class

local private upper school spurs academic discourse

Two Upper School students working together
Middle School students doing a science experiment.

k12 charter school Cook County provides hands on learning experiences

Upper School Biology students collecting samples in a river.
Upper School Art Students

fine arts junior high school West Dundee allows creative thinking

Lower School Play
Upper School Golfer

independent school West Dundee with numerous sports opportunities

Upper School Baseball Team

 

 

Upcoming Events

September



EA News

Dr. Hering Publishes Book

Congratulations to Dr. Frank Hering, who recently published his first book, Virgil's Aeneid Retold for Young Adults. Dr. Hering, one of EA's Upper School English instructors, was inspired to write the book after a discussion with Susie Howe, EA's Upper School Latin instructor, when she was exploring summer reading options for her AP Latin students.

Read More about Dr. Hering Publishes Book
Faculty Professional Development

Elgin Academy faculty took part in a two-day, professional development seminar led by a representative from Independent School Management (ISM) focusing on the benefits of teaching in an extended period which creates the optimal learning environment for kids. Our faculty reviewed current brain research and learned new and innovative ways to engage our students in-depth.

Read More about Faculty Professional Development