Governor French Academy

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219 W Main St

Belleville, IL 62220

(618) 233-7542

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Grades: PK - 12

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 150

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

31 Parent Reviews for Governor French Academy

They have a real interest in seeing your children succeed rather than just getting to the next level. They help the children thrive.

Posted by a parent on 01/13/15

I love Governor French Academy. The school keeps us parents informed and I'm always able to get a hold of the staff or teachers when I need to contact them.

Posted by a parent on 12/16/14

The Academy is unlike any other place of learning I have ever seen. They have balanced the six needs that we all have in such a way that students thrive, learn and enjoy. The six needs I speak of are success, self worth, control, inner peace, love and freedom. When these are all fed equally a student ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/03/14

The teachers are there to teach and to help your children succeed. They are so invested in the students. If a student is interested in a certain subject, the teachers will do all they can to create learning opportunities.

Posted by a parent on 08/22/14

If you are looking for a factory education, then public school is fine. If instead you are interested in one on one interaction with a specific learning plan for your child, then Governor French is the answer.

Posted by a parent on 07/18/14

Governor French Academy provides an environment where students learn more than an advanced core curriculum that emphasizes math, science and writing. The school environment encourages students to pursue activities that interest them and take on leadership roles. Students have the opportunity to participate ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/11/14

My son is in the 8th grade and is in his fourth week at GFA. Since attending GFA he comes home with a smile on his face and has more confidence in himself. Prior to GFA he was attending a public school for the first time for his 7th and part of his 8th grade year. He would come home depressed, low self-esteem, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/03/14

Sending our son to GFA was the BEST decision my husband and I have ever made! After four short years Conner has done tremendous things...National Youth Leader of the Year as a sophomore, three time INTEL International Science Fair Finalist (currently working on a project that he is hoping will get him ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/06/14

This is a small but well tuned school. It provides personal individualized attention to the needs of the students. My family has been going there for years!

Posted by a parent on 07/22/13

The teachers at GFA are the best! Our daughter started in the fall of 2012 at the age of 4 and the GFA environment has been perfect. They are firm but fair and make learning enjoyable. They understand and develop each child based on needs and do a phenomenal job. The entire staff is supportive, responsive ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/15/13

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Belleville schools — Governor French Academy is located at 219 W Main St, Belleville IL 62220. 219 W Main St is in the 62220 ZIP code in Belleville, IL Governor French Academy is a Private school that serves grade levels PK - 12.
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