BISC Lincoln Park is a private, international school for children ages 15 months - 11 years old. We provide an individualized, international curriculum that allows each student to reach their potential, explore their passions and become leaders.
Our faculty views each child as an individual preparing them with 21st-century skills and an ever-evolving world through hands-on learning and leadership opportunities.
A primary-focused learning environment ensures each child reaches their potential before moving into a secondary school environment.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-5
  • Enrollment: 525 students
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

British International School of Chicago, Lincoln Park ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-5
Year Founded
2001
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
525 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
British International School of Chicago, Lincoln Park Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
53 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
20 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Uniform

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Admissions Director
Erin Woodhams
Admissions Associate
Ryan Till

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Ballet, Chess Club, Cooking Club, Fencing, Green Explorers, Tumbling

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Dance Team, Orchestra

School Notes

  • British International School of Chicago, Lincoln Park offers a unique learning environment focused on the early years of a child's education for students ages 15 months to 11 years.
  • Our faculty views each child as an individual preparing them with 21st-century skills and an ever-evolving world through hands-on learning and leadership opportunities.
  • A primary-focused learning environment ensures each child reaches their potential before moving into a secondary school environment.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

Does British International School of Chicago, Lincoln Park offer a summer program?

Yes, British International School of Chicago, Lincoln Park offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.

What sports does British International School of Chicago, Lincoln Park offer?

British International School of Chicago, Lincoln Park offers 16 interscholastic sports: Ballet, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Cross Fit, Dance, Fencing, Flag Football, Indoor Soccer, Martial Arts, Paddle Tennis, Rock Climbing, Rugby, Soccer, Tennis and Volleyball. British International School of Chicago, Lincoln Park is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for most sports offered.

What is British International School of Chicago, Lincoln Park's ranking?

British International School of Chicago, Lincoln Park ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for: Largest student body and Most sports offered.

When is the application deadline for British International School of Chicago, Lincoln Park?

The application deadline for British International School of Chicago, Lincoln Park is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

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I am very impressed with the British School. My child is in High School and the academic program is very rigorous but manageable. The teachers are invested in every student and work to help students to achieve their highest academic potential. The culture and atmosphere of the school provides a very positive environment for the students and families.
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-5
  • Enrollment: 525 students
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Chicago, IL is $10,536 for elementary schools and $17,857 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Chicago, IL is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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