The Einstein Academy follows a rolling admissions process so new students can join at the time that is right for them. apply online or contact our staff to take a tour of our school.
Welcome to The Einstein Academy. If you are applying from outside the United States, it is important that you begin your application process six months in advance of the fall semester for which you intend to apply. This allows adequate time to process all necessary steps (including the TOEFL exam, I-20 paperwork, and SKYPE interview for international applicants). Please note that The Einstein Academy also offers a boarding program for international students.
How To Register Your Child for The Einstein Academy
If you would like to have your child considered for admission to The Einstein Academy for the current or upcoming school year, you can apply online.
See the guidelines to the right to make sure you have everything necessary to complete the application process.
If you have any questions, please contact the Admissions Office:
Call For Inquiry
011 847 697 3836
Due to our rolling admissions process, we accept applications throughout the year. Applications that are received before February 1st, for early admissions will be discounted based on number of siblings.
A non-refundable fee of $100 must accompany the application, payable to The Einstein Academy.
For Grades 6-12, the Applicant’s school must submit:
- Official transcript (academic records) translated into English for Grades 7 through current year, and
- Two letters of recommendation on the official letterhead of the applicant’s school (one each from current English teacher and math teacher).
To be considered for acceptance by The Einstein Academy the following must be provided by the applicant:
- A scanned photocopy of the applicant’s passport (for citizenship verification),
- TOEFL exam results (for English proficiency scores). Please contact the Admission Office if you have questions about the TOEFL,
- A recent medical exam and proof of immunizations,
- Proof of International Insurance, and
- Copies of any awards or achievement recognition.
Schedule an online computer SKYPE interview with our Admission Director.
Please note, once all steps have been completed and an official admission decision has been made, parents will be notified by the Admission Director. If the student is accepted, we will issue an Admissions Agreement Contract to be signed by the student’s parents or legal guardians. This Agreement needs to be returned with a non-refundable $1,500 deposit before we can issue an I-20. Tuition and Fees for international students will include I-20 processing, ESL classes, and boarding.
At The Einstein Academy our goal is to develop our international students for colleges and universities. Part of this process includes additional classes in ESL which focus on bringing students up to proficient levels in speaking, listening, reading, writing and grammar so they are prepared to enter American colleges and universities. In addition, students are offered classes that help prepare them for standardized tests.
The International program also guides international students through college and university applications. This includes preparation of application materials, transcripts, test scores and letters of recommendation from faculty members.
The Einstein Academy boarding program begins from seventh grade through twelve grades for students from all across the country and world. The boarding program offers a true American immersion experience. Available to support our boarding program are houseparent’s and resident counselors. These individuals, help students prepare for the day, welcome them home after school, encourage good study habits, and ensure a safe and friendly environment.Boarding students are expected to speak English in common spaces, and they enjoy meetings with other international students in which they share and learn about culture.
Most weekends include social activities, free time, and visits with host families, friends and relatives. Some of the social activities enjoyed by our boarding students include:
– Family Outings and educational tours
– Visits to colleges and universities
– See local areas and enjoy fun activities
Although boarding students may be separated physically from their families, cell phones, tablets, e-mail, Wechat and Skype allow constant communication with parents and friends.
We welcome sister schools interested in establishing a partnership with The Einstein Academy.
- Students who participate in our exchange program are immersed into our school
- Participate in our English as a Second Language Program (ESL)
- Experience activities related to American Culture
- Learn to become effective communicators
For more information on our Exchange Program, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
We are proud to work with reputable referral partners. If you are interested in pursuing a relationship with The Einstein Academy, please contact our Admissions and Business Development at email@example.com.
Get in Touch
Location: 747 Davis Road, Elgin, IL 60123
Telephone: (847) 697 - 3836
School Hours: M-F: 8:00am - 2:30pm
Extended Care: M-F: 7:00am - 6:00pm