British International School of Chicago, Lincoln Park is proud to be a part of this city and to offer local and international families a premium global education at one of the most well-respected private schools in the community.
You want the best for your child. So do we.
Choosing a school for your child is one of the most important decisions you will have to make. We recognize this at The British International School of Chicago, Lincoln Park and so we put your child at the center of our decision making: your child’s success and happiness are our key motivator. We believe that it is precisely because we nurture happy, confident, global-thinking children that we attain excellent academic results. Our school values thanks to our amazing ‘goal squad’ nurture and develop your children academically, pastorally and socially and so we think that we are best-placed to offer an outstanding education for all students in our care. Open the door to our world of possibilities and you will find children empowered to achieve through the outstanding teaching and learning opportunities provided by our talented team of teachers. Our unique, personalized approach melds the very best of contemporary British Education with that of the International Primary Curriculum. Our classroom teachers are all UK trained and receive regular high quality professional learning to ensure that standards are always excellent and we employ specialist teachers in a host of subjects to ensure that your child benefits from their first-class knowledge and skills. Our children also benefit from the support of assistant teachers and there is a growing team of Inclusion staff to support children with additional needs. State-of-the-art technology ensures that pupils are prepared for the future and a range of rich academic resources complement our fabulous and modern campuses. All our classrooms are light, attractively furnished and air-conditioned with interactive projectors, use of iPads, laptop sand Internet access. We have our own gym and rooftop playground, as well as dance, drama, art and music spaces. Our STEAM Labs provide our children with excellent access to integrated Science, Technology, computing and robotics and we are a leader in this area. All of this guarantees that every child in our care receives the best possible education. The extra-curricular provision is outstanding, with a comprehensive sport, cultural and performing arts program beyond the school day as well as access to holiday camps, residential trips and participation in local events. This handbook contains as much information as we can possibly give you to ensure that your time at BISC-LP is a happy, rewarding and productive experience for you and your children. I am extremely proud to lead this very special school and I look forward to meeting you in person.
Mr Simon Sharp