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About NGS

Next Generation School is an independent, private school offering superior educational opportunities in a loving, nurturing environment for students six weeks through eighth grade. Our holistic approach to education enables our students to realize their fullest potential and become life-long learners who can successfully navigate the world.

Quick Facts

Founder

Ms. Barbara Sullivan

Head of Schools

Ms. Chris Bronowski

Location

One central campus located 10 minutes southwest of the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign campus on Windsor Road and Galen Drive.

Association

Next Generation School is a private, independent educational program that educates students six weeks to eighth grade.

Accreditation

Next Generation School is accredited by AdvancEd, a global, non-profit, non-partisan organization that conducts rigorous, on-site reviews of a variety of educational institutions and systems to ensure that all learners realize their full potential.

History

Next Generation School was founded as a Preschool and Early Education program in 1995 by Ms. Barbara Sullivan. In 2005, the school expanded to include the Primary and Middle School programs. STEAM Studio was added to our educational offerings in 2014.

Athletics

Next Generation's Primary and Middle School participates in IESA athletic programming and is a part of the Illini Conference tournament association.

2018-2019 Tuition Information

Early Education

Tuition Rates for children 6 weeks to 2 years

  • Infant (6 Weeks - 14 months) $295 per child/per week
  • Toddler (15 months - 24 months) $285 per child/per week
  • 2 Years (until age 3) $265 per child/per week

Payment Options

Weekly withdrawal from a checking account of families' choice.

Additional Annual Fees

$50 Continued Registration Fee

Preschool & Transitional Kindergarten

Tuition Rates for children ages 3 to 5 years

$225 per child/per week

Payment Options

Weekly withdrawal from a checking account of families' choice.

Additional Annual Fees

$50 Continued Registration Fee

Primary School

2018-2019 Annual Tuition for Kindergarten through Fifth Grade

$13,500

Payment Options

  • 1 annual payment
  • 2 semester payments
  • 10 monthly payments (processing fees apply)
  • 12 monthly payments (processing fees apply)
  • 36 weekly payments (processing fees apply)

Additional Annual Fees

  • $155 Classroom Fund Fee: this fee funds most school supplies, field trips, and snacks.
  • $100 Technology Fee: this fee funds the improvement and enhancement of student and school technology.

Middle School

2018-2019 Annual Tuition for Sixth through Eighth Grade

$14,000

Payment Options

  • 1 annual payment
  • 2 semester payments
  • 10 monthly payments (processing fees apply)
  • 12 monthly payments (processing fees apply)
  • 36 weekly payments (processing fees apply)

Additional Annual Fees

  • $155 Classroom Fund Fee: this fee funds most school supplies, field trips, and snacks.
  • $100 Technology Fee: this fee funds the improvement and enhancement of student and school technology.

Classroom Information at a Glance

  Early Education Preschool & Transitional Kindergarten Primary School Middle School
Ages/Grades 6 Weeks - 12 months 8 months - 15 months 15 months - 24 months

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3 years 4 years 5 years Kindergarten 1st - 5th grade 6th - 8th grade
# of Classes 4 3 5 7 6 6 2 1 1/grade N/A
Class Enrollment 12 12 15 16 20 22 25 30 30 Varies by student's schedule
Teacher:Student Ratio 1:4 1:4 1:5 1:8 1:10 1:11 1:12.5 1:10 1:15 Avg. 1:13

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AdvancED Accredited

 


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