Bennett Day School is a private, PreK-12 progressive school in downtown Chicago where students and faculty construct learning together.
Inspired by the Reggio Emilia approach, our mission at Bennett Day School is to advance creativity and innovation in education through cultivating lifelong learners and leaders.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: School with Special Program Emphasis
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 244 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $29,975
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
2012

Student Body

Total Students
244 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
Bennett Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
18 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
For the 2020-21 school year...PK = $21,140 JK - 7th = $29,975 8th - 12th - $29,975
% on Financial Aid
20%
Admissions Director
Laura Maheshwary
Admissions Associate
Janessa Juarez

School Notes

  • Bennett Day School is a progressive PreK-12 private school located near downtown Chicago in the West Loop and West Town neighborhoods. Bennett Day School`s curriculum, based on the Reggio Emilia approach, offers an education that cultivates a love of learning as students and teachers co-construct their education. Bennett Day`s campus offers state-of-the-art facilities and technology. The school also features an interactive TinkerLab made precisely for children to create their own adventures while collaborating in small groups with our faculty and fellow students. Bennett Day School language programs include Spanish, Mandarin, and computer programming. The school's math program is based on depth and mastery via Singapore mathematics. Please visit the Bennett Day School website now at www.bennettday.org to learn more and RSVP for an information session or upcoming event on our calendar.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: School with Special Program Emphasis
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 244 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $29,975
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Chicago, IL is $9,805 for elementary schools and $16,882 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Chicago, IL is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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