• Our Lincoln Park Campus

    Our state-of-art facilities will inspire our children to be ambitious.

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  • Dedicated and Inspiring

    Our teachers are recruited for their ability to nurture lifelong learners and inspire each and every student

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  • Highest Quality Learning

    Our approach to learning gives each individual student the skills to thrive

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  • Love to Learn

    Our students love to learn, and our curriculum encourages inquiring minds and to always aim high

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  • Join Our Family

    We welcome you to our inclusive community. From day one, you and your child will feel at home with us

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  • Stay Connected

    Speaking directly with us is the best way to get your questions answered quickly. We look forward to hearing from you

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  • Keeping Track of Busy Lives

    Find out about the latest activities and developments in our school, including our new campus developments

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  • Lifelong Values through Skills Development

    The benefits of physical activity extend beyond the gym and work towards children’s inspiration and growth.

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Age Requirements & Grades

Please reference the below chart to determine which U.S. Grade and U.K. year group your child is eligible for based on their current age. Please contact the admissions team with any questions regarding appropriate placement for your child. 

Please refer to the following chart for details on admission for the 2017-2018 school year. Please note, children are able to enroll  in PreNursery as soon as they turn 2 years of age and are able to enroll in Nursery as soon as they turn 3 years of age. 

Birth Date 

Age     

US Grade

UK Year Group

School Stage

Sept  1, 2014 - Aug 31, 2015 2-3 Toddlers Pre Nursery  Foundation 

Sept 1, 2013 - Aug 31, 2014

3-4

Pre-School

Nursery

Foundation

Sept 1, 2012 - Aug 31, 2013

4-5

Junior Kindergarten

Reception

Sept 1, 2011 - Aug 31, 2012

5-6

Kindergarten

Year 1

Primary School

Sept 1, 2010 - Aug 31, 2011

6-7

Grade 1

Year 2

Sept 1, 2009 - Aug 31, 2010

7-8

Grade 2

Year 3

Sept 1, 2008 - Aug 31, 2009

8-9

Grade 3

Year 4

Sept 1, 2007 - Aug, 31, 2008

9-10

Grade 4

Year 5

Sept 1, 2006 - Aug 31, 2007

10-11

Grade 5

Year 6

Grades 6-12/Year 7-13 are located at the South Loop Campus. Upon completion of Year 6 at the Lincoln Park campus, students matriculate directly to Year 7 at the South Loop without any additional admissions process. 

Sept 1, 2005 - Aug 31, 2006

11-12

Grade 6

Year 7

Secondary School

Sept 1, 2004 - Aug 31, 2005

12-13

Grade 7

Year 8

Sept 1, 2003 - Aug 31, 2004

13-14

Grade 8

Year 9

Sept 1, 2002 - Aug 31, 2003

14-15

Grade 9

Year 10

Sept 1, 2001 - Aug 31, 2002

15-16

Grade 10

Year 11

Sept 1, 2000 - Aug 31, 2001

16-17

Grade 11

Year 12

Sept 1, 1999 - Aug 31, 2000

17-18

Grade 12

Year 13

 

 

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