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Forming Intellect & Character Through a Classical Based Education

The mission of Kingswood Academy is to assist parents, the primary educators of their children, in cultivating the human virtues, promoting academic excellence, and teaching the Catholic faith.  Kingswood offers students a Classical based education with proven results.

Kingswood highlights:

  • School founded in 1996
  • Grades Pre-Kindergarten through 8th
  • Classical based curriculum (K-8)
  • Montessori Pre-Kindergarten (full & 1/2 day)
  • Low student-teacher ratio of ~10:1
  • Award-winning Character Education program
  • Test scores well above national average
  • Principal’s List, High Honors & Honors achievements 5th grade and above
  • School-wide weekly Mass
  • Recognized by Joliet Diocese as independent Catholic school meeting catechesis standards for Diocese

Kingswood attracts families from many surrounding Chicago suburbs:

  • Bolingbrook
  • Brookfield
  • Burr Ridge
  • Chicago
  • Darien
  • Downers Grove
  • Elmhurst
  • Glen Ellyn
  • Hinsdale
  • Homer Glen
  • Indian Head Park
  • Joliet
  • LaGrange
  • LaGrange Park
  • Lemont
  • Lombard
  • Naperville
  • Palos Park
  • Plainfield
  • Romeoville
  • Tinley Park
  • Western Springs
  • Westmont
  • Willowbrook
  • Woodridge

Kingswood graduates attend many of the high schools in the Chicagoland area, including:

  • Benet Academy
  • Chesterton Academy
  • Hinsdale Central High School
  • Hinsdale South High School
  • Lyons Township High School
  • Naperville Central High School
  • Nazareth Academy
  • Northridge Prep
  • St. Ignatius College Prep
  • Willows Academy

Kingswood alumni have matriculated to some of this country’s great colleges and universities:

  • Art Institute of Chicago
  • Baylor University
  • Benedictine University
  • DePaul University

 

  • Hillsdale College
  • Indiana University
  • Loyola University
  • Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology

 

  • Stanford University
  • University of Dallas
  • University of Notre Dame
  • University of Cincinnati

 

  • United States Millitary Academy
  • United States Naval Academy
  • Washington University
  • Vanderbilt University

Open House and Tour:

Call to come in during an Open House or schedule a private tour anytime Kingswood is open.

Shadow Visit:

We highly recommend and invite the prospective student to spend part or a full day at Kingswood while school is in session

We look forward to meeting you!

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