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East Lake Academy

A Private PreK Through 8 Catholic Academy

12/05/2017 - Parent Pre-K Preparations

Preschool-aged children can experience some separation anxiety during the school year, and this is especially true if they have never been in such a setting before. Though these children will need some time to adjust to a new routine, where they must leave home and spend their days with other children their same age, sometimes parents need some help adjusting when they have to go to work, too. Here are some tips for making those adjustment simpler for both you ..

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12/04/2017 - Advent Wreath

The Advent wreath is part of a longstanding Catholic tradition. Advent is a time to stir up our faith in the Lord and prepare for Christmas in a special way. Second graders made their Advent wreath today. Teaching and practicing Catholic traditions is a integral part of Catholic Education and is instrumental in forming the whole child.  The Advent wreath is just one way to remain vigilant while waiting for the baby Jesus and not lose sight of the true meaning of Christmas.

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11/28/2017 - Private School for Pre-K

For many families, private school makes sense for older children who need more academic challenge than public school alone can provide. What’s more, Catholic families often find that private school offers a more well-rounded approach to education that includes both religious and academic upbringing. There are also a few reasons why private school is a better alternative for younger children, including those in Libertyville, Lake Bluff, and Lake Forest enterin..

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