Sonia Shankman Orthogenic School

1365 E 60th St,
Chicago, IL, 60637-0606
Tel: (773)702-1203
The Orthogenic School is a coeducational residential treatment program for children and adolescents in need of support for behavioral or emotional issues.
It provides young people, ages five to twenty, with a therapeutic and educational environment that recognizes their strengths and needs, while challenging them to grow by achieving important developmental and behavioral outcomes.
Our mission is to provide the highest quality individual care, treatment, and education to troubled children and youth, and their families while serving as an internationally recognized model for research, training, and professional practice.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades 2 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 49 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 27%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Sonia Shankman Orthogenic School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Univ Of Chicago Lab School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hyde Park Day School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Cambridge School Of Chicago (1.7 miles away)
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  • Chicago Hyde Park Day School
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    1375 E 60th Street
    Chicago , IL , 60637
    (773)834-5080
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    0  mi  |  94  students  |  Gr.  1-8
  • Chicago
    Univ Of Chicago Lab School
    (Nonsectarians)
    1362 E 59th Street
    Chicago , IL , 60637
    (773)702-9451
    (Nonsectarians)
    0.1  mi  |  1771  students  |  Gr.  NS-12
  • Chicago
    Drexel Learning Center
    (Church of God)
    1151 E 62nd St 55
    Chicago , IL , 60637
    (773)752-5645
    (Church of God)
    0.4  mi  |  12  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Chicago
    Mount Carmel High School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    6410 S Dante Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60637
    (773)324-1020
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.5  mi  |  850  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Chicago
    Childrens House Of Miss Tammie
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    5480 S Kenwood Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60615
    (773)329-8152
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    0.7  mi  |  19  students  |  Gr.  K-2

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