Village Leadership Academy

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800 S Wells St

Chicago, IL 60607

(312) 675-0053

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 171

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Village Leadership Academy

This school has provided the academic space for my child to grow and learn without any boundaries. My six year old asks questions that shows he's being challenged to think critically. Recently, he wanted to meet all of the local politicians in his community so he can push his class grassroots campaign ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/22/14

Village Leadership Academy has been a breath of fresh air for my husband and I as parents of a kindergarten son. They have the structure that our son needs but TRULY understand that he is only 6 and allow room for him to grow and mature. My son enjoys going to school and loves his teacher and classmates. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/04/14

I can not say enough positive things about Village Leadership Academy (VLA)!! Speaking as an individual who works in education and also as a parent- their curriculum is literally outstanding ! Curriculum is presented in thematic global context and back to the community level & carried out in very a ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/19/14

This school is WONDERFUL! You dont find a school that treats your child like family, they teach nurture and committ to making our children be better at school and home.

Posted by a parent on 01/22/14

This school is awesome!! I love the teachers and the curriculum. My child is challenged in the classroom and through social and cultural awareness initiatives. The school is diverse and teaches kids about the cultures of the world through a program called World Scholars where they take 3rd and 4th grade ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/02/13

This school is outstanding! From top to bottom, all of the staff seems to genuinely love all of the children. The energy of a positive learning environment is palpable. The teachers always look like they are engaging the students. There seems to be very few behavior issues; the students are even well ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/05/11

I am very excited about this school's fresh and new approach to teaching. I understand that this school is in the fetal stages of developing and there are things that need to be worked on but I feel that they are headed in the direction of being one of the top schools in the Illinois. One of the school's ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/20/10

This school is unorganize. The principal is also extremely rude.

Posted by a parent on 01/11/10

This school challeges the children and exposes them to everthing (extracurricular) and everybody (different cultures). Upon entering the school, my child was a #1 follower. A characteristic that I have been trying to change for years. Today, my child is one of the many #1 leaders at Village Leadership ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/05/10

V.L.A the best school to send your childern 5 stars + more

Posted by a parent on 06/10/09

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Chicago schools — Village Leadership Academy is located at 800 S Wells St, Chicago IL 60607. 800 S Wells St is in the 60607 ZIP code in Chicago, IL Village Leadership Academy is a Private school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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