Chicago Lighthouse

  • The Chicago Lighthouse was founded in 1906 by a group of women volunteers, both blind and sighted, working out of the basement of a doctor's home offering clothing and food to Chicagoan who were blind, many of them homeless.
  • Since then, the Chicago Lighthouse has evolved into the most comprehensive private rehabilitation and educational facility in the nation dedicated to assisting children, youth and adults who are blind, visually impaired or multi-disabled.
  • Chicago Lighthouse Industries a state-of-the-art manufacturer of high quality products for the commercial and government markets.
  • CLI has been producing precision Wall Clocks for over 25 years and today offers a wide selection to meet your every need, including custom clocks.
  • Our clocks are available through a network wholesale distributors and our national network of representatives can be easily accessed to assist you.
  • We also produce a fine line of Custom Erasable Custom Wall Planners/Calendars, Wall Thermometers and Impact Printer Ribbon Cartridges.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedFull theraputic Day School

Student Body

Total Students32 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
77%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Chicago Lighthouse Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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The average private school tuition in Chicago, IL is $8,341 for elementary schools and $17,095 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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