Blue Cap School
Tel: (708) 389-8137
- Blue Cap is an organization that is dedicated to serving infants, children and adults with developmental disabilities through community-based educational, therapeutic, vocational and residential opportunities.
- Located in Blue Island, Illinois, Blue Cap offers a wide array of services dedicated to achieving personal growth and dignity for individuals with developmental disabilities and their families in Chicago and over 30 suburban communities.
- Blue Cap’s School Program provides educational, therapeutic, self-help and pre-vocational services to students with severe developmental delays.
- An emphasis is placed on cognitive, speech, gross motor, fine motor, social and self-help skills.
- The goal of the school program is to promote the development of the child or young adult to his or her fullest potential.
- All services are provided in a bright, friendly, structured and respectful environment.
- Commitment to Quality Blue Cap staff work as a team with the child or young adult’s family and home school district to share their expertise with each other to provide services in a comprehensive and effective manner fostering growth and promoting personal dignity.
|School Type||Special Education School|
|Grades Offered||Grades 4-12|
|Total Students||8 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 31%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||1 teacher|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||8:1|
National avg.: 13:1
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Chicago Grades: 1-8 | 66 students
6254 S. Ellis
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 420-2550 9.6 1-8
- Chicago Grades: 1-12 | 49 students
520 N Marshfield Ave
Chicago, IL 60622
(312) 243-6097 16.6 1-12
- Chicago Grades: Inquire with school | 56 students
1912 W 103rd St
Chicago, IL 60643
(773) 881-1005 3.9 Inquire with school
- Northbrook Grades: 1-12 | 40 students
3210 Dundee Rd
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 205-0274 33.9 1-12
- Arlington Heights Grades: K-12 | 93 students
2525 E Oakton St
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
(847) 803-1550 29.3 K-12
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