Academy High Welcomes its Pioneer Class of 2021

Academy High is proud to introduce its inaugural class of students. As we take this historic step, our Head of School, Dr. Darren Pascavage, reminds us of the words Cicero, who reflected that “the beginnings of all things are small.”  Please follow Academy High on its blog as its students experience, and help to form, their first weeks of school.

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The role of “technology” at Academy High is quite traditional in the sense that we are less concerned with having the latest gadgets than with empowering students to fully and completely embrace the tools that they already have in the

Artistic Creativity

Artistic creativity transcends all that we do at Academy High. Our approach to the arts is intended to infuse creativity throughout all areas of study. Fine and performing arts represent an opportunity for students to develop confidence in their own

Beyond Campus

Academy High knows that not all education takes place within the four walls of a classroom.  Our students are out in the community regularly, conducting field research at Allerton Park and the University of Illinois, attending performances at Krannert Center