Terrace School 735 S Westgate Rd, Des Plaines, IL60016 Terrace Elementary School if part of the Des Plaines District 62. The school is K-5 and prepares students for Chippewa…More Middle School. Students can play on two on-campus playgrounds. The school is located next door to a fire station.
Laureate Day School 9375 W Church St, Des Plaines, IL60016 Laureate Day School is a small, private school with four full-time teachers on staff. It serves students with…More special needs from 3rd to 8th grade.
Iroquois Community School 1836 E Touhy Ave, Des Plaines, IL60018 Educating students from K-8, this unique year-round school offers an alternative to standard public schools. The…More students at Iroquois have performed 14.5% higher than the state average on all state tests. The school has a very strong focus on mathematics, reading comprehension, and writing. The school offers its students numerous extracurricular activities including band, yearbook, and basketball.
Orchard Place Elementary School 2727 Maple St, Des Plaines, IL60018 Orchard Place Elementary School has the distinction of being around longer than the city of Des Plaines has. Originally…More part of the farming community of Orchard Place, this school serves grades kindergarten through 5th. The school is a part of District 62, which is also located in Des Plaines.
North Elementary School 1789 Rand Rd, Des Plaines, IL60016 North School, founded in 1952, serves students in grades K-5 and is part of District 62. The culturally diverse school…More has grown over the years and now boasts 525 students. The school strives to prepare all children to be the best that they can be and stresses parental involvement.
Forest Elementary School 1375 S 5th Ave, Des Plaines, IL60018 Forest Elementary School serves as an educational safe haven to about 450 students in grades pre-K to fifth. The…More school provides bilingual education to Spanish-speaking students as well. Most Forest students advance to Algonquin Middle School when they reach sixth grade.
Walter's Driving School 797 1st Ave, Des Plaines, IL60016 This driving school has taught teenagers and adults the rules of the road since 1997. Walter's offers pick-up and…More drop-off service and has five vehicles available for instruction.
Stevenson School 9000 Capitol Dr, Des Plaines, IL60016 Stevenson is an elementary school for students from kindergarten through sixth grade; please call the number provided…More for information on its curriculum.
Northwest Music School 733 Lee St, Des Plaines, IL60016 Northwest Music School is a music instruction company that offers lessons for a dozen instruments including guitar,…More piano, saxophone, flute and drums. It also offers a rock music summer camp, and has additional locations in Mt. Prospect and Chicago.
Alex Brooks School of Dog Training 1300 Rand Rd, Des Plaines, IL60016 Alex Brooks' reputation as a trainer has brought him a handful of high-profile customers, but his school is just as…More happy to work with the dog from down the street as they are a prize-winning show dog. The school offers boarding, training, day care and doggie spa services.
Brentwood Elementary School 260 Dulles Rd, Des Plaines, IL60016 The modern facilities and sterling student reputation at Brentwood School make this one of the more sought-after public…More schools in Des Plaines. Brentwood is an elementary school in district 59 that serves children in preschool through fifth grade. Students at Brentwood Elementary typically score higher than other schools in the same district and the state on the ISAT test.
Algonquin Middle School 767 E Algonquin Rd, Des Plaines, IL60016 Algonquin Middle School is part of District 62 and shares a campus with Forest Elementary School and the administration…More center. It offers drama, music, computer and physical education classes, among others, as well as general education courses.
Our Lady of Destiny School 1880 Ash St, Des Plaines, IL60018 This is the school of the St. Mary and St. Stephen Protomatyr parishes of Des Plaines. Preschoolers through…More 8th-graders attend this Catholic private school on Center St., where traditional education is presented in an environment that nurtures the student's catholic identity. Interested parents can schedule a viewing through the school's Web site or over the phone.
Devonshire Elementary School 1401 Pennsylvania Ave, Des Plaines, IL60018 Devonshire Elementary School is a community committed to excellent education for grades K through 5. The…More overall performance on state tests by Devonshire students was 19.1% higher than the state average. The school has designed seven goals for its faculty and students to strive for, including high student achievement, a safe and nurturing learning environment, and the efficient and effective use of resources.
Walters Driving School 797 1st Ave, Des Plaines, IL60016 Walters is a private driving school, certified and accredited by the State of Illinois and insured by State Farm…More Insurance. The school provides a low student to teacher ratio, and it has the latest vehicle models. Its friendly and helpful staff are available days and evenings to accommodate your busy schedule. Call for pricing, quotes and availability.
Plainfield Elementary School 1850 Plainfield Dr, Des Plaines, IL60018 Since 1966, this Des Plaines school has taught a growing population of young students. Today, the school accommodates…More pre-K through fifth graders. Plainfield is a Title One school and therefore requires all instructors to be highly qualified. The students have consistently earned state awards for academic achievement. With a 70% Hispanic population, the school has a bilingual program in which Spanish-speaking students from pre-K through grade two practice both Spanish and English, and "transition to English" in grade three.
Anne Sullivan School 1920 E Touhy Ave, Des Plaines, IL60018 Anne Sullivan School, which caters to children in grades 3 - 5, is a nurturing community where children can thrive.…More Recently, the students and faculty helped build a school in southeast Asia, and put together a fundraiser at Lake Arlington to help provide the school with clean drinking water. The environment at Sullivan is educational, as well as playful; and the whole school likes to stay involved in the community, as much as possible.
Cumberland Elementary School 700 E Golf Rd, Des Plaines, IL60016 Cumberland Elementary School, established in 1954, is part of School District 62 and shares a campus with Chippewa…More Middle School on 23 acres of land. Enrolling approximately 350 total students from preschool to the 5th grade, Cumberland also provides preschool and kindergarten programs for students with special learning needs. Employing research-based practices, Cumberland offers more than general education in the forms of music, drama, art and physical education. The school is undergoing a continuing, complete renovation in 2010.
Angel Town Private School & Preschool 1920 E Touhy Ave, Des Plaines, IL60018 This is one of six Chicago area locations for this preschool/kindergarten/daycare center. Angel Town's curriculum…More includes science, language, art and exploration.
Schoolbelles School Uniforms 1533 Lee St, Des Plaines, IL60018 Schoolbelles School Uniforms offers uniforms for area schools that require dress clothes, as well as school accessories…More and apparel for nurses and other uniformed workers. There is a large selection and a variety of sizes for school-goers young and old. One of 12 Midwest locations, the store is a branch of a family-owned businesses that got its start in 1956. Schoolbelles sells its own line of uniforms, which allows for faster delivery of specialty orders.
Jethro Healthcare School 650 W Algonquin Rd, Des Plaines, IL60016 Established in 2004, Jethro Healthcare School offers programs to licensed students in the medical field as dialysis…More technicians, nursing assistants, pharmacy technicians, phlebotomists, medical translators and more. For the last four years, its students have earned a 90 percent board exam rating score. The small classroom setting of 10 - 15 students per class makes for intimate instruction.
South Elementary School Des Plaines 1535 Everett Ave, Des Plaines, IL60018 South Elementary is part of Community Consolidated School District 62 and has served the Des Plaines community for more…More than eight decades. Its has classes for preschool through 5th grade.
Reliable Driving School 1169 Elmhurst Rd, Des Plaines, IL60016 Reliable Driving School instructors speak a wide range of languages, ensuring that all of its customers can safely and…More quickly learn how to drive. This family-owned business staffs a number of bi- and multi-lingual teachers to provide anyone interested in enhancing their driving abilities the tools to do so. It also provides training for the Class A commercial driving test.
Janet Cohn School for Piano & Keyboard 9128 Hollyberry Ave, Des Plaines, IL60016 The instructors at the Janet Cohn School for Piano & Keyboard provide lessons to more than 60 students who…More range in skill level from beginners to advanced adults. Owner Janet Cohn believes in giving back to the community and regularly showcases her students' recitals at local nursing homes.
Chippewa Middle School 123 N 8th Ave, Des Plaines, IL60016 While striving to meet the educational needs of all of its students, Chippewa Middle School offers a diverse curriculum…More of art, music, drama and industrial technology in addition to general education courses. To support a nurturing and safe learning environment, children participate in the Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) program, which emphasizes positive reinforcement to enrich emotional and social development.
Presto Driving School 646 W Algonquin Rd, Des Plaines, IL60016 Presto is a driving school specializing in certification classes for people looking to earn their Class A commercial…More drivers license. Its bilingual staff ensures that students learn as much as possible in a relatively short amount of time. Presto has been around for decades, and has helped countless aspiring commercial drivers to reach their goal.