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Wheaton Academy
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  • Private, Boarding, Christian (General)
  • WEST CHICAGO, IL

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A minus
  6. Sports
    grade A minus

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Wheaton Academy is a highly rated, private, boarding, alternative, Christian school located in WEST CHICAGO, IL. It has 658 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 13 to 1. Tuition is $19,420 for the highest grade offered. After graduation, 95% of students from this school go on to attend a 4-year college.

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Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$19,420
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Boarding (Tuition + Boarding)
No data available  
Received Financial Aid
33%
Average Financial Aid
No data available  

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Wheaton Academy Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1280
127 responses
Average ACT
29
159 responses

Culture & Safety

Poll
72%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 32 responses
Poll
69%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 32 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 106 responses
  • Mr. WA and Homecoming
    20%
  • Spring Musical
    15%
  • Homecoming
    11%
  • Senior Trip
    9%
  • Athletic Events
    8%
  • Christmas Banquet
    7%
  • Fine Arts Week
    7%

Boarding

Students Boarding
6%
Boarding Days Per Week
7-day
Top Countries
China, Viet Nam, South Africa
International Boarding Students
100%

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
658
74%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 35 responses
74%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 35 responses
71%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 35 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
13:1
National
17:1
Poll
76%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 37 responses
Poll
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 37 responses
Poll
70%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 37 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
No data available  
Boys Athletic Participation
No data available  
74%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 27 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 27 responses
59%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 27 responses

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