Private School Events in Illinois

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Illinois open-houses are listed below:

Sat., February 25, 2017  - Elgin, IL

Open House
Elgin Academy
350 Park St, Elgin, IL 60120
9:00am - 10:30pm

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: Bonita Deering, 847.695.0303, bdeering@elginacademy.org

Elgin Academy Campus Preview DayPlease Join us this Saturday, February 25 from 9 am to 10:30 am for our Pre-School and Pre-Kindergarten Campus Preview Event.Elgin Academy early childhood teachers intermingle just the right amount of learning and play so our youngest students not only love coming to school each day, but develop the essential concepts upon which they'll build their intellectual and interpersonal lives. Call 847.695.0303 to register.

Sat., February 25, 2017  - Gurnee, IL

Open House
Country Meadows Montessori School
6151 Washington Street, Gurnee, IL 60031
10:00am - 12:00pm

RSVP needed: No
Further information: 847-244-9352

The Office of Admission cordially invites you to attend an Open House for prospective students and their families. These Open Houses will provide an opportunity to meet and interact with teachers, ask questions, and see the school.

Sun., February 26, 2017  - Collinsville, IL

Open House
Good Shepherd Lutheran School
1300 Belt Line Road, Collinsville, IL 62234
1:00am - 3:00pm

RSVP needed: No
Further information: Cheryl Schnciker, 618-344-3153, cschnicker@gslcs.org

The Office of Admission cordially invites you to attend a Preschool - Grade 8 Open House for prospective students and their families. This Open House will provide an opportunity to meet and interact with teachers and administrator as well as tour our beautiful Good Shepherd Preschool - Grade 8 campus. Reservations are not required. We hope to see you there!"

Wed., March 01, 2017  - Downers Grove, IL

Open House
Avery Coonley School
1400 Maple Avenue, Downers Grove, IL 60515
8:45am - 10:45am

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: Kristen Teague, 630-969-0800 ext. 7213, kteague@averycoonley.org

Discover The Avery Coonley School during one of our Wednesday morning tours. You`ll watch the classrooms in action, talk with current parents, and hear from our Head of School, Division Heads, and Admission Director. Tours begin at 8:45 am. Click on the date to register. RSVP: http://www.averycoonley.org/?page=admissioncalendar

Sun., March 05, 2017  - Chicago, IL

Open House
Josephinum Academy of the Sacred Heart
1501 North Oakley Boulevard, Chicago, IL 60622
12:00pm - 2:00pm

RSVP needed: No
Further information: Stephanie Castrounis, 773.276.1261, stephanie.castrounis@josephinum.org

The Office of Admission invites you to attend an Open House for prospective students and their families. These Open Houses will provide an opportunity to meet and interact with teachers, administrators, and students, as well as tour our campus. We hope to see you there!

Tue., March 07, 2017  - Rockford, United States

Open House
Spectrum Progressive School
2909 N. Main St., Rockford, IL 61103
9:00am - 5:30pm

RSVP needed: No
Further information: Stephanie Koclanis, 815-877-1600, s.koclanis@spectrumschool.org

Visit and observe the leaders of tomorrow collaborate, inquire, and create.

Tue., March 07, 2017  - Winfield, IL

Open House
Wheaton Christian Grammar School
1N350 Taylor Drive, Winfield, IL 60190
7:00pm - 8:30pm

RSVP needed: No
Further information: Kim Norbeck, Admissions Coordinator, 630.668.1385, ext. 216, knorbeck@wheatonchristian.org

Plan now to attend an Open House for prospective students and their families. Meet and interact with WCGS faculty and staff, tour our beautiful campus, and learn how your child can have a great start in school and in life! Please call or e-mail to let us know you are coming. Allow us to roll out the red carpet to welcome you!

Wed., March 08, 2017  - Downers Grove, IL

Open House
Avery Coonley School
1400 Maple Avenue, Downers Grove, IL 60515
8:15am - 9:30am

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: Kristen Teague, 630-969-0800 ext. 7213, kteague@averycoonley.org

The Early Childhood Director will provide an overview for parents before you explore the Gatehouse and observe our youngest students learning and playing at The Avery Coonley School. Tours begin at 8:15am. Click on the date to register. http://www.averycoonley.org/?page=admissioncalendar

Wed., March 08, 2017  - Chicago, IL

Reception
Wolcott School
524 N. Wolcott Ave., Chicago, IL 60622
9:00am - 10:30am

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: Rachel Spiro, 312-610-4900, rspiro@wolcottschool.org

Join us for an Informational Breakfast for Prospective Parents. Includes a tour of the school during school hours.

Fri., March 10, 2017  - Northfield, IL

Open House
Christian Heritage Academy
315 Waukegan Rd, Northfield, IL 60093
8:30am - 11:00am

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: Cynthia Strull, 847-446-5252, admissions@christianheritage.org

Please join us for Tour Day from 8:30- 11:00 AM on Friday, March 10th. Parents (and children may come too) will be welcomed by our Student Ambassadors, and will meet other parents, teachers and administrators. After coffee and breakfast treats, we will share about CHA's vision and program, tour the campus, and step into classrooms to observe teachers and students interacting. Last stop--our weekly student-led chapel. We hope you will join us! To let us know you are coming please call 847-446-5252 or email Cynthia or Tessie in Admissions: admissions@christianheritage.org. If our monthly Tour Day is not convenient, call to make an appointment for a personal tour. We hope to see you!

Sat., March 11, 2017  - Peoria, IL

Open House
Peoria Christian School
3506 N California Avenue, Peoria, IL 61603
10:00am - 12:00pm

RSVP needed: No
Further information: Karen Hutchins, 309-686-4500x217, khutchins@peoriachristian.org

We cordially invite you to attend our Preschool and Kindergarten Open House, at our main campus on California Avenue, for prospective students and their families on Saturday, March 11, 2017. This Open House will provide an opportunity to meet and interact with teachers and administrators, as well as tour our centrally located campus. Your student will enjoy some fun activities with our Preschool and Kindergarten staff, while you as parents get your questions answered. We have been serving the greater Peoria area for over 65 years, with a strong academic focus, centered on Christian values. We hope to see you there!

Tue., March 14, 2017 - Wed., March 15, 2017  - Deerfield, IL

Open House
Holy Cross School
720 Elder Lane, Deerfield, IL 60015
9:30am (03/14) - 7:00pm (03/15)

RSVP needed: No
Further information: Janice DiVincenzo, 847-945-0135, jdivincenzo@holycrossdeerfield.org

March 15th is tour day at Holy Cross School. We are also hosting an Open House that evening in conjunction with our annual 7th and 8th grade Science Fair. Come Join us!

Wed., March 15, 2017  - Chicago, IL

Open House
St. Viator Elementary School
4140 W Addison Street, Chicago, IL 60641
9:00am - 10:30am

RSVP needed: No
Further information: Marge Tiritilli, 773-545-2173, mtiritilli@stviatorchicago.org

The Office of Admission cordially invites you to attend an Open House for prospective students and their families. This Open House will provide an opportunity to meet and interact with teachers, administrators, parents, and students, while you tour the school. We hope to see you there!"

Thu., March 16, 2017  - Elgin, IL

Open House
Harvest Christian Academy
1000 N Randall Rd, Elgin, IL 60123
7:00pm - 8:30pm

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: Kristy Weidman, 847-214-3500 x3504, kweidman@harvestchristianacademy.org

Walk-ins are welcome but we do have RSVP registrations so that we may print name tags for our guests.Visit harvestchristianacademy.org/openhouse

Sat., March 18, 2017  - Mount Prospect, IL

Open House
Science Academy of Chicago
501 Midway Drive, Mount Prospect, IL 60056
9:00am - 11:00am

RSVP needed: No
Further information:

"The Science Academy of Chicago cordially invites you to attend an Open House for prospective students and their families. These Open Houses will provide an opportunity to meet and interact with teachers, administrators, and take a tour. We hope to see you there!"

Sun., March 19, 2017  - Chicago, IL

Open House
Brickton Montessori School
8622 W Catalpa Ave, Chicago, IL 60656
10:00am - 12:30pm

RSVP needed: No
Further information:

Please join us for an open house for prospective students and their families. There will be an opportunity to visit classrooms to meet with teachers, administrators and work with the Montessori materials. If you can not make our open house, private tours are available upon request.

Wed., March 22, 2017  - Wilmette, IL

Open House
St. Joseph School
1740 Lake Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091
5:30pm - 8:00pm

RSVP needed: No
Further information: Mr. Laszlo Katona, 847-256-7870, lkatona@stjosephwilmette.com

St. Joseph School cordially invites you to attend an Open House for prospective students and their families. These Open Houses will provide an opportunity to meet and interact with teachers, administrators, and students, as well as tour our beautiful campus. Reservations are not required. We hope to see you there!

Sun., March 26, 2017  - Collinsville, IL

Open House
Good Shepherd Lutheran School
1300 Belt Line Road, Collinsville, IL 62234
1:00pm - 3:00pm

RSVP needed: No
Further information: Cheryl Schnicker, 618-344-3153, cschnicker@gslcs.org

The Office of Admission cordially invites you to attend a Preschool - Grade 8 Open House for prospective students and their families. This Open House will provide an opportunity to meet and interact with teachers and administrator as well as tour our beautiful Good Shepherd Preschool - Grade 8 campus. Reservations are not required. We hope to see you there!

Wed., April 05, 2017  - Chicago, IL

Open House
Sacred Heart Schools
6250 N Sheridan Road, Chicago, IL 60660
9:30am - 11:00am

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: James Nuessen, 7736818418, james.nuessen@shschicago.org

The Admissions Team invites you to attend one of our Admissions Coffees. These events are parent focused, offering prospective parents the best overview of Sacred Heart, including student-led tours and presentations about the academic program and the admissions process. Reservations are required. Please contact James in the Admissions Office. We hope you see you there!

Fri., April 07, 2017  - Northfield, IL

Open House
Christian Heritage Academy
315 Waukegan Rd, Northfield, IL 60093
8:30am - 11:00am

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: Cynthia Strull, 847-446-5252, admissions@christianheritage.org

Please join us for Tour Day from 8:30- 11:00 AM on Friday, April 7th. Parents (and children may come too) will be welcomed by our Student Ambassadors, and will meet other parents, teachers and administrators. After coffee and breakfast treats, we will share about CHA's vision and program, tour the campus, and step into classrooms to observe teachers and students interacting. Last stop--our weekly student-led chapel. We hope you will join us! To let us know you are coming please call 847-446-5252 or email Cynthia or Tessie in Admissions: admissions@christianheritage.org. If our monthly Tour Day is not convenient, call to make an appointment for a personal tour. We hope to see you!

Fri., April 07, 2017  - Chicago, IL

Open House
St. Viator Elementary School
4140 W Addison Street, Chicago, IL 60641
9:00am - 10:30am

RSVP needed: No
Further information: Marge Tiritilli, 773-545-2173, mtiritilli@stviatorchicago.org

The Office of Admission cordially invites you to attend an Open House for prospective students and their families. This Open House will provide an opportunity to meet and interact with teachers, administrators, parents, and students, while you tour the school. We hope to see you there!"

Sun., April 09, 2017  - Chicago, IL

Open House
St. Viator Elementary School
4140 W Addison Street, Chicago, IL 60641
11:30am - 2:00pm

RSVP needed: No
Further information: Marge Tiritilli, 773-545-2173, mtiritilli@stviatorchicago.org

Please be sure to join us on this wonderful day which celebrates our students` artistic and academic achievements for this school year. Our halls will be a fine art gallery and our rooms will have examples of our students` finest academic work. This event will provide an opportunity to meet and interact with teachers, administrators, parents, and students, while you view the school. We hope to see you there!Refreshments will be served in the School Hall

Sat., April 29, 2017  - Chicago, IL

Open House
Josephinum Academy of the Sacred Heart
1501 North Oakley Boulevard, Chicago, IL 60622
12:00pm - 2:00pm

RSVP needed: No
Further information: Stephanie Castrounis, 773.276.1261, stephanie.castrounis@josephinum.org

The Office of Admission invites you to attend an Open House for prospective students and their families. These Open Houses will provide an opportunity to meet and interact with teachers, administrators, and students, as well as tour our campus. We hope to see you there!

Wed., May 03, 2017  - Chicago, IL

Open House
Sacred Heart Schools
6250 N Sheridan Road, Chicago, IL 60660
9:30am - 11:00am

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: James Nuessen, 7736818418, james.nuessen@shschicago.org

The Admissions Team invites you to attend one of our Admissions Coffees. These events are parent focused, offering prospective parents the best overview of Sacred Heart, including student-led tours and presentations about the academic program and the admissions process. Reservations are required. Please contact James in the Admissions Office. We hope you see you there!

Wed., May 17, 2017  - Chicago, IL

Open House
St. Viator Elementary School
4140 W Addison Street, Chicago, IL 60641
9:00am - 10:30am

RSVP needed: No
Further information: Marge Tiritilli, 773-545-2173, mtiritilli@stviatorchicago.org

The Office of Admission cordially invites you to attend an Open House for prospective students and their families. This Open House will provide an opportunity to meet and interact with teachers, administrators, parents, and students, while you tour the school. We hope to see you there!"

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