plato academy - an independent school inspired by hellenic ideals
FACULTY
Plato Academy emphasizes hands-on learning geared to each child’s developmental readiness. A glance around any of our classrooms is evidence of all the ingenuity and effort our teachers put into their work. Here, teachers are expected to be adaptable, flexible and creative since they must always be responsive to different learning styles. They are dedicated to supporting and challenging a child as an individual as well as a member of a group.
 
BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL
As an additional service to parents, children may arrive at school as early as 7:45 a.m. at no extra charge. At the end of the school day, they may stay in a reasonably priced after care program until 5:45 p.m. Students may also choose to participate in enrichment classes including Yoga, engineering legos, arts-and-crafts, cooking, music and drama for a nominal fee.
 
GOVERNANCE
A Board of Directors governs Plato Academy. We also have a PTO that engages in creative activities that promote the philosophy of the school.
 
STUDENT BODY
At Plato Academy, we are committed to enrolling a community of learners that is socially, religiously, ethnically and economically diverse. The academy offers partial scholarships to families in need. The academy also partners
 with Greek Americans Against Breast Cancer (GAABC) to offer financial aid to students whose families have been touched by breast cancer.

GRADUATE PROFILES
Plato Academy has a 50-year tradition of achievement. The academic and personal success of our past graduates suggests that our future graduates will follow in the footsteps of the successful alumni before them.  
 
GENERAL INFORMATION 
 Location:  733 Lee Street, Des Plaines Illinois 60016
 Phone:  847-768-7188    
  Administration: 
Marian Koritsaris, M.Ed, Principal/Director of Curriculum & Instruction
Maria Bolos, M.Ed, Director of School Operations
Georgia Voutiritsas, M.Ed, Assistant Director of School Operations



Plato Academy values diversity and seeks students, faculty, and staff from different backgrounds.  All employment and admission decisions are made without regard to unlawful considerations of race, color, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, mental or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state, or local law.
                              
 
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