Grades: NS-12 | 792 students
The British School of Chicago is a well resourced school that enjoys an excellent teacher student ratio and an exciting vibrant learning focus.
The school's mission is concise - to inspire world class learning in all areas, from the academic program to the rich and diversified extra-curricular opportunities.
The school's unique and international style has become popular amongst a wide variety of American, British and international families in the Chicago metro area.
Opened in 2001, enrolment has reached over 830 students with more than fifty nationalities of students represented.
The diversity of the student body is not merely respected but cherished, celebrated and embraced.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||European Council for International Schools
National Independent Private Schools Association
Independent Schools Association of the Central States
International Baccalaureate (IB) World School
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-12|
|Total Students||792 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||80 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1
National avg.: 13:1
|Average Class Size||20 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|% on Financial Aid||
|Admissions Director||Julie Swan|
|Total Sports Offered||9 sports|
|Sports||Ballet, Basketball, Cheering, Crew, Dance, Fencing, Soccer, Tennis, VolleyballBallet, Basketball,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||25 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Archery, Ballet, Cheerleading, Compter Club, Debate Club, Destination Imagination Challenge Club, Drama-rama, Fencing, Film Club, French Club, Golf, Italiano Club, Journalism Club, Kick Boxing, Mandarin, Mind Lab, Model UN, Music Club, Props Club, Rock Climbing, Science Olympiad, Sing Up Choir, Spanish Club, Street Dance, Varsity Band Archery, Ballet, Cheerleading, Compter Club, Debate Club, Drama-rama, Fencing, Film Club, French Club, Golf, Italiano Club, Kick Boxing, Mandarin, Mind Lab, Model UN, Music Club, Props Club, Rock Climbing, Sing Up Choir, Spanish Club, Street Dance, Varsity Band, Destination Imagination Challenge Club,
- School Location Miles Grades Students
1733 N. Marcey St.
Chicago, IL 60614
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