The Achievement Centers, Inc.

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Basic Information

Address: 6425 South Willow Springs Road La Grange Highlands, Illinois 60525
Phone Number: 708.579.9040
Fax Number: 708.579.5872

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The Achievement Centers, Inc.
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Additional Information

Focus: Diagnostic Testing and Tutorial Clinic
Director: Kathryn Fouks
Schools Served: All schools, all locations
School District: All districts
County: Cook
Schedule: After school hours, evenings and Saturdays.
Ages: All ages
Membership/Pricing: Pricing may vary / please call 708.579.9040

The Achievement Centers, Inc. is a part of Acacia Academy in La Grange Highlands, Illinois. The school is equipped with up-to-date technology, including SMART boards, computer labs, PC's, audio and video assistive technology. Our campus is located on a 3 acre natural habitat and school nature center. Summer programs and camps are also available.


Hello, my name is Kathryn Fouks. I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself. I am the Clinical Director of The Achievement Centers, Inc. and Principal of Acacia Academy in La Grange Highlands, Illinois. Since 1970, we have been providing educational instruction, diagnostic testing, and tutorial assistance for students in the Chicago land area. In both of our programs, our mission is to enrich minds, nurture lives, and build self-esteem.
Our two programs are accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools/AdvancEd/CASI and approved by the Illinois State Board of Education for Out-of-District placement.

Program Highlights:

The administration and staff of The Achievement Centers, Inc. offer personalized and exceptional educational instruction of the highest quality to each individual student in the development of his/her intellectual and academic potential. Our instruction is geared to each students specific learning styles.

Our dedication and experience is evident through our programs proven to be successful, administered in an affirming environment that strengthen academic skills and enrich the life of each student. Student’s leave our school with the fundamental educational and social skills giving them the ability to confront the challenges of tomorrow.

Support Services:

We offer accredited programs for students of all performance levels:

*The accelerated and/or gifted student to challenge his/her thinking skills within particular subject areas
*The regular education student to meet his/her academic goals and potential
*For those with Learning Disabilities, Aspergers/Autistic, Intellectually Challenged, and Attention Deficit student who would benefit from a personalized program designed to meet their individual needs.
*Instruction is designed to strengthen skills in reading, math, writing, spelling, language skills, fine motor skills, processing abilities, speech/language, and social skills.
*Transition services and work study programs are available

Program Information:

The Achievement Centers, Inc. is a diagnostic and tutorial clinic that services students of all ages in all subject areas during afterschool hours, evenings, and Saturdays. Established in 1970, the clinic of The Achievement Centers offers the following diagnostic services and personalized evaluations:

·         Psychoeducational Evaluations
·         Speech and Language
·         Occupational Therapy Evaluations
·         Social Assessments
·         Reading, Writing, Math, and all Content Subjects
·         Study Skills, Thinking Skills, Learning Disabilities
·         Dyslexia, ADD/ADHD, Autism, Aspergers, Regular Ed, Gifted
·         ACT/SAT Test Prep
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Slogan: "Nurturing Minds, Enriching Lives and Building Self Esteem in Chicagoland for over 35 years"