Top Private School Events in Illinois

Find private school fairs, open houses and other events in your area. You can also learn more about them, how they work, and how they can help you research schools.

Top Illinois open-houses (2018-19) are listed below

Thu., March 21, 2019  - Chicago, IL

Open House
St. James School
2101 N. Fremont, Chicago, IL 60614
9:00am - 10:00pm

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: Susan Dees, (773)525-4990, admissions@stjames-lutheran.org

St. James Lutheran School invites you to join in our Admissions Coffees every third Thursday of the month. Admissions Coffees offers prospective parents an overview of St. James Lutheran School, including a tour and presentation about the academic programming. It's also an opportunity to meet and interact with teachers, administrators, students, as well as current parents. Families are required to registered in advance: http://school.stjames-lutheran.org/visit-us/

Fri., March 22, 2019  - Chicago, IL

Open House
Sacred Heart Schools
6250 N Sheridan Road, Chicago, IL 60660
9:15am - 11:00am

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: (773)681-8418, admissions@shschicago.org

Admissions Coffees offer prospective parents the best overview of Sacred Heart, including student-led tours, visits to classes and a question-and-answer session about the academic program and the admissions process.Coffees are scheduled on selected mornings, October through May, from 9:15-11 am. An optional Preschool Information Session for interested families will follow each Coffee from 11-11:45 am.

Thu., March 28, 2019  - Chicago, IL

Open House
Holy Trinity High School
1443 W Division Street, Chicago, IL 60642
4:30am - 6:30pm

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information:

The Admissions Office cordially invites you to attend an Open House for prospective students and their families. These Open Houses will provide an opportunity to meet and interact with teachers, administrators, and students, as well as tour our historic building. RSVP at www.holytrinity-hs.org/visit.

Tue., April 02, 2019  - Evanston, IL

Open House
Chiaravalle Montessori
425 Dempster St, Evanston, IL 60201
9:00am - 10:30am

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: Tiffany Jorgensen, (847)864-2190, tjorgensen@chiaravalle.org

Chiaravalle Prospective Parent Tours include a short classroom observation, a school tour, and opportunity for conversation with the Director of Enrollment and Educational Leadership. Explore and enjoy our modern Montessori approach in the LEED Platinum North Wing, designed for integrated studies and extracurricular programming.Pre-registration is required. Sign up at www.chiaravalle.org/apply

Thu., April 04, 2019  - Elgin, IL

Open House
Harvest Christian Academy
1000 N Randall Rd, Elgin, IL 60123
7:00pm - 8:30pm

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: Lauryn Miller, (847)214-3500 Ext. 3393, lmiller@harvestchristianacademy.org

Open House is a great time to come see our beautiful facility and meet our outstanding faculty!

Fri., April 05, 2019  - Oak Park, IL

Open House
The Children's School
200 S. Oak Park Avenue, Oak Park, IL 60302
9:00am - 11:00am

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: Pamela Freese, (708)484-8033, pfreese@thechildrensschool.info

The Children's School hosts First Friday Open Houses each month. Come and experience the innovative methods, creative learning facilities and unique curriculum of our progressive educational environment. Current and prospective parents are heartily encouraged to join us for coffee, conversation with directors, and a tour of the school. First Friday Open Houses begin at 9 a.m. and typically last until 10:30 a.m. Open Houses are scheduled throughout the year. We find this tour answers many questions and initiates new ones, so ask away!For more information, or to schedule a private tour on an alternate date, please call 708-484-8033

Wed., April 10, 2019  - Chicago, IL

Open House
Intercultural Montessori Language School of Chicago and Oak Park
114 S. Racine, Chicago, IL 60707
9:00am - 10:30pm

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: Admissions Director, (312)265-1514, admissions@interculturalmontessori.org

The Office of Admissions cordially invites you to attend an Open House and Information Session for prospective families. Our Open House events and school tours provide you with an introduction to school philosophy, an opportunity to observe children in the classroom, and a question and answer session with key members of staff. We look forward to seeing you!

Wed., April 10, 2019  - Chicago, IL

Open House
St Matthias School
4910 N Claremont Ave, Chicago, IL 60625
9:00am - 10:00am

RSVP needed: No
Further information: Carmen White, (773)784-0999, info@stmatthiasschool.org

Join us for a school tour and learn about our Early Childhood and IB Programmes.

Wed., April 10, 2019  - Chicago, IL

Open House
Ancona School
4770 S Dorchester Ave, Chicago, IL 60615
9:00am - 11:30am

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: Melanie Ahmad, (773)924-2356, admissions@anconaschool.org

Admissions Open Houses provide insight into our real-life laboratory on living and learning. These adult-only events are geared towards families looking to apply for the upcoming school year and beyond.Ancona`s Admissions events are held throughout the school year. Head of School Nancy Nassr welcomes families and shares the overarching concepts and goals that crystallize an Ancona education. Prospective families meet the admissions team, teachers, students, and parents. The morning ends with an intimate parent-to-parent tour. Whether you are looking for your 3-year-old or your middle school student, we`ve designed our open houses to fit your needs.

Sat., April 13, 2019  - Grayslake, IL

Open House
Old School Montessori
144 Commerce Drive, Grayslake, IL 60030
11:00am - 3:00pm

RSVP needed: No
Further information: Cristina Youtsey, (847)223-9606, admin@osmkids.com

Old School Montessori has been a friend to the community since 1996, and we have been fortunate to be a part of many families' lives in the Lake County area! We are located at 144 Commerce Drive in Grayslake.We offer several programs for children from 15 months old through 6th grade. Partial weeks are available. We offer part time (8:30 - 11:30 a.m.), full time (8:30 - 3:15 p.m.), and before and after school care (7 a.m. - 6 p.m.). Our Kindergarten program is full day.Extracurricular activities such as art, modeling clay, Spanish, engineering, and chess are offered for our students. We also offer summer camp.Montessori is an approach to education with the fundamental belief that a child learns best within a social environment that supports and respects each individual's unique development.We accept children throughout the school year, so you can register at any time. Give us a call 847-223-9606 or contact us at admin@osmkids.com to schedule a tour where you can see our facilities and the children working and learning in their Montessori environment.www.osmkids.com

Mon., April 15, 2019  - Winnetka, IL

Open House
Hyde Park Day School - Northfield campus
1980 Old Willow Rd, Winnetka, IL 60093
8:30am - 10:00am

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information:

http://hydeparkday.org/open-houses/

Tue., April 16, 2019  - Chicago, IL

Open House
Hyde Park Day School - Chicago campus
6254 S. Ellis, Chicago, IL 60637
8:30am - 10:00am

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: (773)420-2550

http://hydeparkday.org/open-houses/

Thu., April 25, 2019  - Chicago, IL

Open House
St. James School
2101 N. Fremont, Chicago, IL 60614
9:00am - 10:00pm

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: Susan Dees, (773)525-4990, admissions@stjames-lutheran.org

St. James Lutheran School invites you to join in our Admissions Coffees one Thursday of the month. Admissions Coffees offers prospective parents the best overview of St. James Lutheran School, including a tour and presentation about the academic programming. It's also an opportunity to meet and interact with teachers, administrators, students, as well as current parents. Families are required to registered in advance: http://school.stjames-lutheran.org/visit-us/

Wed., May 01, 2019  - Chicago, IL

Open House
Sacred Heart Schools
6250 N Sheridan Road, Chicago, IL 60660
9:15am - 11:00am

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: (773)681-8418, admissions@shschicago.org

Admissions Coffees offer prospective parents the best overview of Sacred Heart, including student-led tours, visits to classes and a question-and-answer session about the academic program and the admissions process.Coffees are scheduled on selected mornings, October through May, from 9:15-11 am. An optional Preschool Information Session for interested families will follow each Coffee from 11-11:45 am.

Wed., May 01, 2019  - Lake Zurich, IL

Open House
Quentin Road Christian Preschool
60 Quentin Road, Lake Zurich, IL 60047
6:30pm - 7:30pm

RSVP needed: No
Further information:

QRCP provides a variety of childcare services including preschool, kindergarten, Before/After School Club, Summer Camp and extracurricular activities. We are blessed to have an excellent staff and a wonderful facility that includes a huge indoor playland, computer lab, rock climbing wall, indoor swimming pool, inflatables, two full size gymnasiums, miniature train rides, security system and two state of the art outdoor play areas.

Fri., May 03, 2019  - Oak Park, IL

Open House
The Children's School
200 S. Oak Park Avenue, Oak Park, IL 60302
9:00am - 11:00am

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: Pamela Freese, (708)484-8033, pfreese@thechildrensschool.info

The Children's School hosts First Friday Open Houses each month. Come and experience the innovative methods, creative learning facilities and unique curriculum of our progressive educational environment. Current and prospective parents are heartily encouraged to join us for coffee, conversation with directors, and a tour of the school. First Friday Open Houses begin at 9 a.m. and typically last until 10:30 a.m. Open Houses are scheduled throughout the year. We find this tour answers many questions and initiates new ones, so ask away!For more information, or to schedule a private tour on an alternate date, please call 708-484-8033

Fri., May 03, 2019  - Hoffman Estates, IL

Private School Fair
Valeo Academy
2500 Beverly Rd., Hoffman Estates, IL 60192
4:00pm - 5:00pm

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: Kim Wheaton, (847)645-9300 Ext. 8476459300, valeoacademyadmin@valeoacademy.com

Valeo Academy invites you to come celebrate with us at our annual Shakespeare event. Our K-12th grade students each perform a piece from a famous Shakespearean play. You will leave amazed at how a kindergartner can recite Shakespeare! Every student has their own part to play in this beautiful evening!

Tue., May 07, 2019  - Grayslake, IL

Open House
Old School Montessori
144 Commerce Drive, Grayslake, IL 60030
5:00pm - 7:00pm

RSVP needed: No
Further information: Cristina Youtsey, (847)223-9606, admin@osmkids.com

Old School Montessori has been a friend to the community since 1996, and we have been fortunate to be a part of many families' lives in the Lake County area! We are located at 144 Commerce Drive in Grayslake.We offer several programs for children from 15 months old through 6th grade. Partial weeks are available. We offer part time (8:30 - 11:30 a.m.), full time (8:30 - 3:15 p.m.), and before and after school care (7 a.m. - 6 p.m.). Our Kindergarten program is full day.Extracurricular activities such as art, modeling clay, Spanish, engineering, and chess are offered for our students. We also offer summer camp.Montessori is an approach to education with the fundamental belief that a child learns best within a social environment that supports and respects each individual's unique development.We accept children throughout the school year, so you can register at any time. Give us a call 847-223-9606 or contact us at admin@osmkids.com to schedule a tour where you can see our facilities and the children working and learning in their Montessori environment.www.osmkids.com

Wed., May 08, 2019  - Chicago, IL

Open House
Intercultural Montessori Language School of Chicago and Oak Park
114 S. Racine, Chicago, IL 60707
9:00am - 10:30pm

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: Admissions Director, (312)265-1514, admissions@interculturalmontessori.org

The Office of Admissions cordially invites you to attend an Open House and Information Session for prospective families. Our Open House events and school tours provide you with an introduction to school philosophy, an opportunity to observe children in the classroom, and a question and answer session with key members of staff. We look forward to seeing you!

Mon., May 13, 2019  - Winnetka, IL

Open House
Hyde Park Day School - Northfield campus
1980 Old Willow Rd, Winnetka, IL 60093
1:00pm - 2:30pm

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: (847)446-7025

http://hydeparkday.org/open-houses/

Tue., May 14, 2019  - Chicago, IL

Open House
Hyde Park Day School - Chicago campus
6254 S. Ellis, Chicago, IL 60637
1:00pm - 2:30pm

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: (773)420-2550

http://hydeparkday.org/open-houses/

Wed., May 15, 2019  - Chicago, IL

Open House
St Matthias School
4910 N Claremont Ave, Chicago, IL 60625
9:00am - 10:00am

RSVP needed: No
Further information: Carmen White, (773)784-0999, info@stmatthiasschool.org

Join us for a school tour and learn about our Early Childhood and IB Programmes.

Thu., May 16, 2019  - Chicago, IL

Open House
St. James School
2101 N. Fremont, Chicago, IL 60614
9:00am - 10:00pm

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: Susan Dees, (773)525-4990, admissions@stjames-lutheran.org

St. James Lutheran School invites you to join in our Admissions Coffees every third Thursday of the month. Admissions Coffees offers prospective parents the best overview of St. James Lutheran School, including a tour and presentation about the academic programming. It's also an opportunity to meet and interact with teachers, administrators, students, as well as current parents. Families are required to registered in advance: http://school.stjames-lutheran.org/visit-us/

Wed., June 19, 2019  - Chicago, IL

Open House
Intercultural Montessori Language School of Chicago and Oak Park
114 S. Racine, Chicago, IL 60707
9:00am - 10:30pm

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: Admissions Director, (312)265-1514, admissions@interculturalmontessori.org

The Office of Admissions cordially invites you to attend an Open House and Information Session for prospective families. Our Open House events and school tours provide you with an introduction to school philosophy, an opportunity to observe children in the classroom, and a question and answer session with key members of staff. We look forward to seeing you!

Wed., July 10, 2019  - Chicago, IL

Open House
Intercultural Montessori Language School of Chicago and Oak Park
114 S. Racine, Chicago, IL 60707
9:00am - 10:30pm

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: Admissions Director, (312)265-1514, admissions@interculturalmontessori.org

The Office of Admissions cordially invites you to attend an Open House and Information Session for prospective families. Our Open House events and school tours provide you with an introduction to school philosophy, an opportunity to observe children in the classroom, and a question and answer session with key members of staff. We look forward to seeing you!

Wed., August 07, 2019  - Chicago, IL

Open House
Intercultural Montessori Language School of Chicago and Oak Park
114 S. Racine, Chicago, IL 60707
9:00am - 10:30pm

RSVP needed: Yes
Further information: Admissions Director, (312)265-1514, admissions@interculturalmontessori.org

The Office of Admissions cordially invites you to attend an Open House and Information Session for prospective families. Our Open House events and school tours provide you with an introduction to school philosophy, an opportunity to observe children in the classroom, and a question and answer session with key members of staff. We look forward to seeing you!

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