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Avery Coonley School
ISACS Membership status: Fully Accredited Member School

Address: 1400 Maple Avenue
Downers Grove, IL 60515
Telephone: (630) 969-0800
Fax: (630) 969-0131
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Grade Levels: PS-8
Enrollment: 338
Boarding/Day: Day
Gender: Coed
School Description:

The Avery Coonley School is an independent, not-for-profit, non-denominational day school enrolling 378 academically bright and gifted boys and girls, Kindergarten through Eighth Grade, with a Junior Kindergarten program serving four-year-olds and an Early Childhood Program serving three-year-olds. The school was founded in 1906 by Mrs. Avery Coonley, whose views were inspired by the educational philosophy of John Dewey and other progressive educators. It is located on eleven acres in Downers Grove, Illinois, adjacent to the Maple Grove Forest Preserve. ACS students are enthusiastic and have a real love of learning.

55 West Wacker, Suite 701 · Chicago, IL 60601 · Telephone (312) 750-1190 · Fax (312) 750-1193
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