Loyola Academy

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1100 Laramie Ave

Wilmette, IL 60091

(847) 920-2402

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Catholic

Student Enrollment: 2,002

Students Per Teacher: 11

Parent Reviews

15 Parent Reviews for Loyola Academy

Terrific. Only the best need apply here. Top school in the state all around. The only complaints are from those that are not good enough to succeed here.

Posted by a other on 08/02/13

My child is a freshman so it may be a little early to write a review but for now my family and I couldn't be happier. She is in a mix of honors and regular classes and we have found the teachers and administration to be excellent. There are may opportunities to excel or to get help depending on the needs ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/23/13

This school is focused on one thing & one thing only athletics, if your child struggles academically & is not an allstar athlete they could care less & show them the door mid year. But if they are an athlete then they come up with a plan & protect them. Beyond disappointed in the admins at Loyola, they ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/11/13

Loyola Academy is an incredibly competitive Jesuit/Roman Catholic preparatory school. Only about 50% of the prospective students who take Loyola's entrance exam are admitted to the freshman class. Loyola Academy has an excellent honors and advanced placement programs as well as the Dumbach scholars ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/12/12

Academically, the school is quite good. I took Ancient Greek (and loved it), excelled academically, went to a good college, etc. However, I would not recommend this school to anyone. They allow extensive and extreme bullying to continue unheeded. And, while most teachers are quite good, the school ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/11/10

My son is a sophomore at Loyola and I truly believe that the school is setting him in the right path to succeed in college. Three of my husband's cousins have attended Loyola academy, one will be finishing medical school next year, the other works in the financial sector and the other is an accountant. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/22/10

I have put two boys through Loyola and it is a wonderful school. My first son graduated and is at Dartmouth and my second will graduated next year. My third son will be starting in the fall. They all have their own gifts and the first two have thrived at Loyola. The true gift of Loyola is an emphasis ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/15/10

Sorely missing from this educational experience are the academics prized by top tier universities as well as overall scholastic excellence.

Posted by a parent on 05/25/09

No concrete emphasis on academics whatsoever. Only athletics are emphasized!! My student is not athletic and has not achieved any recongition.

Posted by a parent on 05/25/09

Loyola is amazing! Although it is large and your feet hurt by the end of the day, the trips are worth it.

Posted by a student on 12/11/06

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Wilmette schools — Loyola Academy is located at 1100 Laramie Ave, Wilmette IL 60091. 1100 Laramie Ave is in the 60091 ZIP code in Wilmette, IL Loyola Academy is a Catholic school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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