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PK-8|Private
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School leader:  Paul Druzinsky
1400 Maple Ave
Downers Grove, IL 60515

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(630) 969-0800
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"The Avery Coonley School is known for providing challenge to gifted learners."

BASIC INFORMATION

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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Video and film production, Band, Bell / handbell choir...
  • World languages
    French
  • Sports
    Basketball, Soccer, Track, Volleyball
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36 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a parent · March 08, 2016
on the kids who are actually smart enough to get into the school on their own merrits.

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Submitted by a parent · September 30, 2015
Our family loves The Avery Coonley School. Our daughter recently started kindergarten after having been in ACS’s Junior Kindergarten the year before. (Their “Early Childhood” programming starts at 3 years old.) We have been consistently in awe... more

Develops grit: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · September 29, 2015
Yes -- our experience in both Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten is that persistence and determination are heavily, heavily emphasized. The teachers are keenly aware that many gifted kids are also extreme perfectionists, which can lead to a... more

Teacher effectiveness: Very effective
Submitted by a parent · September 29, 2015
The teachers are absolutely top-notch. Our primary experience has been with the Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten teachers, and we've come away from our interactions with them thinking that their knowledge of educating and raising children,... more

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Avery Coonley School
1400 Maple Ave, Downers Grove, IL  60515
Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 36 reviews. (630) 969-0800
Last modified Avery Coonley School is a Private school that serves grades PK-8
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