Lake Shore School

5611 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60660-0606
Tel: (773)561-6707
Grades: K-8 | 208 students
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
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded 1948

Student Body

Total Students 208 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Lake Shore School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 30:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 20 students

Finances and Admission

Acceptance Rate
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!

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Misericordia School (1 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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