About Peoria Academy

FAQs

Q: Does my child have to be “gifted” to enroll?
A: No.  We believe that each student should live up to his or her fullest potential.  Our individualized instruction and low student to teacher ratio enable our programs to challenge every student every day. 

Q: Is the school accredited?
A: Yes, the school is accredited by ISACS (Independent School Association of the Central States). For more information on what this means for your child, visit http://www.isacs.org

Q: Can I meet with my child’s teacher anytime?
A: Yes.  We encourage open and regular communication between teachers and parents.  Please contact the school office to set up an appointment to speak to any teacher. 

Q: What high schools will the children attend after they graduate?
A: Our students will attend a number of high schools throughout the area.  Most of our students attend Richwoods, Notre Dame, Dunlap High School, or IMSA .   Our students have been placed in honors courses, are accepted to the IB Programs, take advanced coursework and have the opportunity to place out of Geometry and/or Algebra in high school.

Q: What is next year’s academic calendar?
A: The 2017- 2018 calendar can be found here.

Q: How do I apply?
A: We are happy you are considering Peoria Academy for your child’s education. Please visit our admissions page for more information.