Qualification of Administrator:
Director of Newfound Academy, Dr. Guernsey holds a Doctorate in Education and is a certified teacher and administrator with many years of public and private school experience. Member: Association for Supervision and Curriculum
Development. Member: Council for Exceptional Children, International
Reading Association, and Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates.
Qualification of faculty:
All staff have extensive experience with special needs children and work
under the direct classroom supervision of one of our Executive
Members of Core Knowledge Network. Newfound High School students enrolls some students in a program accredited by:
1. North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
2. Distance Education and Training Council.
3. State of Illinois.
Students may earn a "regular diploma" not a GED. Other diploma options are available.
Newfound School is proud to be listed on
the web sites of the following organizations:
Autism Society of America
Wrightslaw Yellow Pages for Kids