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PK-8|Private
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School leader:  Tim Costello
1825 Miner St
Des Plaines, IL 60016

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(847) 827-7880
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"SAA provides a stimulating environment for gifted children."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), World languages, Humanities, Mathematics...
  • Arts
    Graphics, Technical design and production...
  • World languages
    French, Latin, Spanish
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99 reviews

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Grateful to: Teacher
Submitted by a parent · May 04, 2016
My daughter has had many wonderful teachers at Science & Arts Academy. From a preschool teacher that understood her (and her worried parents) to elementary teachers who nurtured her and helped her understand herself, to middle school teachers who... more

Grateful to: Teacher
Submitted by a parent · May 04, 2016
My sincere thanks for not only supporting my child in an incredible learning environment, but also the support you have given me. I am grateful for all that you do each and everyday!

Grateful to: School leader
Submitted by a parent · January 12, 2016
I have been impressed (awed, thankful) to all of the teachers we have been lucky enough to have at SAA, but clearly the leadership, vision and commitment of the head of school, Tim Costello, is what puts this school in the 'extraordinary'... more

Develops grit: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · January 12, 2016
In my child, I see her commitment to her school work and extracurricular activities as far above her age-matched peers in our public school. Gifted kids have a natural ability to persevere, but this school also fosters and environment where... more

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The unifying mission of Science & Arts Academy is to provide a stimulating environment in which intellectually or creatively gifted children can realize and learn to celebrate their full academic and artistic potential.

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Science & Arts Academy
1825 Miner St, Des Plaines, IL  60016
Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 99 reviews. (847) 827-7880
Last modified Science & Arts Academy is a Private school that serves grades PK-8
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