Lake Shore School

5611 N Clark St,
Chicago, IL, 60660-0606
Tel: (773)561-6707
Lake Shore Schools 5611 N.
Clark Chicago IL 60660 & 6759 N.
Greenview Chicago IL 60626, 773-561-6707 Lake Shore Schools offers preschool (infants - 4 years) and grade school (K – 8th) programs at 2 Chicago locations.
The preschool campus on Clark Street offers preschool for children ages 3 months to 3 years, while the grade school campus provides an educational program for student’s eligible for Junior Kindergarten (3 years+) through 8th Grade.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1948

Student Body

Total Students 292 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 65%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Lake Shore School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 42:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 25%
Average Class Size 20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Farah Essa

School Notes:

  • Programs are accredited from the National Early Childhood Program Accreditation (NECPA), the JK-Eighth grade school is registered and recognized by the Illinois State Board of Education, the preschool is city & state licensed. Curriculum at the preschool level includes Art, Music, Singing, Science & Nature, Outdoor Play, Math & Reading Readiness, Stories, and Creative Movement. Subjects in the JK-8 program include Reading, Math, Science, Language Arts, Social Studies, Art, Music, PE, Computers, Spanish, and Library/Internet. Before- and after-school care, and a summer camp program is offered. For more information, please contact main office at 773 561-6707 and plan a visit with your child! You will find Lake Shore Schools as affordable and exactly what your child needs to succeed in their early years!
  • Profile last updated: 09/04/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St Gregory High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northside Catholic Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Northside Catholic Academy (0.4 miles away)
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  • Chicago St Gregory High School
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    1677 W Bryn Mawr Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60660
    (773)907-2100
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    0.2  mi  |  95  students  |  Gr.  9-12
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    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Northside Catholic Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    6216 N. Glenwood
    Chicago , IL , 60660
    (773)743-6277
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  550  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
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    Rogers Park Montessori School
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    1800 W Balmoral Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60640
    (773)271-1700
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    (Friends)
    1246 W Thorndale Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60660
    (773)442-2371
    (Friends)
    0.5  mi  |  6  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
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    Chicago Jewish Day School
    Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
    5959 N Sheridan Road
    Chicago , IL , 60660
    (773)271-2700
    Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
    0.8  mi  |  213  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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