Kumon Math and Reading Center 860 Civic Center Dr, Niles, IL60714 Since 1994, Kumon Math and Reading Center has helped students to fulfill their academic potential. Kumon's…More approach is different than most other tutoring services. Staff members work to ensure students become better learners in a broad sense, rather than preparing them to succeed simply on one test. Kumon students have a high success rate and many of its programs have been ranked #1 in the United States.
New Hope Academy 6289 W Howard St, Niles, IL60714 New Hope Academy accepts 6th- through 12th-grade students of average to superior intelligence who have challenges. Many…More New Hope students have Asberger's syndrome or a nonverbal learning disability. The school's philosophy is to take an encouraging, nonpunitive approach, and it uses what it calls the Galileo program—which includes creating an individual plan for each student—to reach out to and educate these young people. New Hope Academy has 12 faculty members and six therapists. It's a private therapeutic school, and students come from all over the suburbs.
Principal Larry Murg says Logos Christian Academy takes a classical, holistic approach to education. The school…More believes in "building character, assigning students responsibilities and giving them the resources to succeed in life," he adds.
The school is K - 12, and accepts students from 3 - 18 years of age. Each year, it graduates approximately 10 - 15 students from its high school. About 80% of the students come from Romanian families, as the school is housed in the same building as a church which serves the Romanian-American community. However, the school also receives international students from Poland, Korea, Romania and elsewhere. Classes are conducted in English, and there is one Romanian heritage class that teaches language, culture and geography.
The school provides a hot cooked lunch for students in its lunchroom. Lunch is included in the tuition price.