Finding the right school for your child can be one of the most important and challenging experiences you face as a parent. Which is why our admissions team is always here to answer any question, big or small. In alignment with our goals for each student, we encourage our parents to bring their curiosity to their exploration of Village Leadership Academy and never cease to ask questions.

Submit a late application or contact admissions at (312) 675-0056 to inquire about space for the 2017-2018 school year.

Admissions Timeline

Step 1: Attend an Admissions Event

The best way to get to know us is to see us in action. Families applying to the 2018-2019 school year are encouraged to reserve a space at an upcoming Admissions Event.  Families are welcome to attend an Open House beginning in the fall. Learn about our transformative curriculum and programming, meet students, teachers, and administrators and see the school that is making the world the classroom.

Step 2: Submit an Application

Complete the online application here

If you have any questions about the online application feel free to email the admissions team at or contact us at (312) 675-0056.

Step 3: Attend a Family Interview & Placement Exam

Students will take a paper-based administered by a teacher covering math and literacy concepts. Concurrently, an admissions team member will interview the family to determine fit.  

Step 4: Enrollment Decision

After all documents have been submitted and the family interview/placement exam has occurred, you will be contacted by a Village Leadership Academy admissions team member within two weeks about your admissions status.  

Step 5: Matriculation

If you receive an acceptance offer, you will receive an enrollment packet. To secure your child’s spot, return the completed enrollment packet and pay the non-refundable $300 deposit within two weeks.