Hyde Park Day School

1375 E 60th St
Chicago, IL 60637-0606
Tel: (773)834-5080
Grades: 2 - 8 | 50 students
The mission of the HPDS is to provide students with learning disabilities of average to superior ability with an innovative and comprehensive educational model that will help prepare them for a successful transition to public or private schools in their home community.
We believe that all children can learn and thrive, a successful school creates a nurturing, secure, learning environment based on mutual respect, individual achievement, and cooperation, ongoing partnership with a major center of learning is vital to the integration of theory, research, and practice, and the educational best interest of each child is the first priority.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Independent Schools Association of the Central States
Grades Offered Grades 2 - 8

Student Body

Total Students 50 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 98%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Hyde Park Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 95%
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Tuition Notes Please contact school for tuition costs.
% on Financial Aid 20%

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Music Clubs, & Yoga Class Art Club, Music Clubs, & Yoga Class,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Univ Of Chicago Lab School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Univ Of Chicago Lab School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Univ Of Chicago Lab School (0.1 miles away)
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  • Chicago
    Grades: NS-12 | 1771 students
    0.1 miles
    1362 E 59th Street
    Chicago, IL 60637
    (773)702-9451
    0.1NS-12
    1771
  • Chicago
    Drexel Learning Center
    (Church of God)
    Grades: K-9 | 12 students
    0.4 miles
    1151 E 62nd St 55
    Chicago, IL 60637
    (773)752-5645
    0.4K-9
    12
  • Chicago
    Mount Carmel High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 755 students
    0.5 miles
    6410 S Dante Ave
    Chicago, IL 60637
    (773)324-1020
    0.59-12
    755
  • Chicago
    Sonia Shankman Orthogenic School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 4-12 | 72 students
    0.7 miles
    6245 S. Ingleside Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60637
    (773)420-2900
    0.74-12
    72
  • Chicago
    Grades: K-2 | 19 students
    0.7 miles
    5480 S Kenwood Ave
    Chicago, IL 60615
    (773)329-8152
    0.7K-2
    19

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