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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
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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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Submitted by a parent · July 14, 2016
My son has been a part of the SAA family for quite a few years. I feel the most important part is EVERYONE at the school knows him and is looking out for his best interests. There is no difference in academic to participation to the arts/music or... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 26, 2016
Whether you live in the City or the Suburbs, it’s likely that your local public school faces some big challenges, including: large class sizes, uncertain funding streams, and onerous testing requirements. With a focus on teaching for the test,... more

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!

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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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Last modified: July 14, 2016
Science & Arts Academy
1825 Miner St, Des Plaines, IL  60016
(847) 827-7880
Last modified Science & Arts Academy is a Private school that serves grades PK-8
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