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Baker Demonstration School
Address: 201 Sheridan Rd., Wilmette, IL 60091
Contact: Shila Tuchman, Office Manager (General Contact); Hilary Holder, Director of Admission and Financial Aid
Phone: 847-425-5800
Fax: 847-425-5801
Parent Org.: Lake Michigan Association of Independent Schools, Indpendent Schools Association of Central States
Description: An independent coeducational school, serving toddler through eighth grade children: Early Childhood, 1st through 5th, Middle School
Provisional members of the Independent School Association of Central States
Notes: Summer Programs for ages 3 - Gr. 9
Updated 6/27/2012
Contact: Megan Abraham
E-mail: Contact Form
Description: Non-denominational Jewish after school day-care for kids in pre-Kindergarten through 5th grade for 1-5 afternoons weekly with Shabbat programming on Fridays. A curriculum-based alternative or complement to traditional synagogue Hebrew School, with the opportunity to learn conversational Hebrew. Plan to be operational in Fall 2013.
Updated 5/13/2013
Chiaravalle Montessori School
Address: 425 Dempster St, Evanston, IL 60201
Contact: Ed Hollinger, Head of School
Phone: 847-864-2190
Fax: 847-864-2206
Description: Preschool through 8th grade Montessori education. Accredited by the American Montessori Society
Notes: Parent-Infant class
Early Childhood
Elementary Ages 6-12
Middle School Ages 12-14
Updated 6/19/2012
Faith Christian Academy
Address: 1932 Dewey Ave., Evanston, IL 60201
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 733, Evanston, IL 60204
Contact: Tamara Stewart-Hadaway, Principal
Phone: 847-328-3808
Fax: 847-328-3925
Parent Org.: Faith Temple Church of God
Description: Christian education for elementary through middle school students.
Updated 3/4/2013
Good News Community Church
Address: 7649 N. Paulina St., Chicago, IL 60626
Contact: Rev. Charlene Hill, Senior Pastor
Phone: 773-262-2277
Fax: 773-262-2287
Parent Org.: United Church of Christ
Description: Services held Sundays at 11 a.m.
The church houses Good News Community Kitchen, serving a meal daily at 5:30 p.m., and Howard Area Community Center Alternative School.
Updated 2/25/2013
Interfaith Union
Contact: Eileen O'Farrell Smith, Director
Phone: 773-325-9388
Description: Resource center providing educational support, mentoring, community, and formation for interfaith and interchurch families, and the clergy and religious communities that serve them.
Notes: Special community offered include: Hebrew Naming and Baptism for children, "Under 5's" for parents of young children to share examples and be role models, The Union School for children
beginning in Kindergarten (Sunday mornings from 10:45-11:45am), and interfaith masses, Shabbats, and weddings.
Updated 6/27/2012
Lake Michigan Association of Independent Schools
Contact: Ms. Madeline Stone, Ms. Meaghan Hughes
Phone: (847) 695-0303, (847) 695-0303
Description: Non-profit established to share specific information about 34 independent schools in the Chicago area.
Notes: Membership Information
Updated 6/27/2012
Northside Community of Jewish Culture
Address: 708 South Boulevard, Evanston, IL 60201
Contact: Monica Sageman
Phone: 847-609-2231
Description: NCJC is a warm and open community that shares and teaches Jewish culture and traditions through a secular perspective. Jewish Cultural Sunday School for grades K-7, Social and Religious Holiday Celebrations, community gatherings, teen and adult programs.
Updated 4/23/2013
Pope John XXIII School
Address: 1120 Washington, Evanston, IL 60202
Contact: Mrs. Rosalie Musiala, Principal
Phone: (847) 475-5678
Fax: (847) 475-5683
Description: Roman Catholic Kindergarten through 8th grade school, and preschool. Offers daycare for children enrolled in the school.
Notes: Joint school for both St. Mary's and St. Nicholas parishes.
2012 Summer Camps
Updated 6/21/2012
Roycemore School
Address: 1200 Davis St., Evanston, IL 60201
Contact: Joseph A. Becker - Headmaster
Phone: (847) 866-6055
Fax: (847) 866-6545
Description: An independent, coeducational, college preparatory day school providing a liberal arts education to students from age 3 through Grade 12.
Notes: Early Childhood (ages 3-5), plus Lower, Middle, and Upper Schools
Summer Programs
Updated 6/21/2012
Saint Joan of Arc School
Address: 9245 Lawndale, Evanston, IL 60203-1509
Contact: Carrie Hampson, Principal
Phone: (847) 679-0660
Fax: 847-673-9626
Parent Org.: St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church
Description: Catholic pre-school through 8th grade. Before and after school care available for enrolled students.
Notes: Before and after school care available for enrolled students.
Updated 6/27/2012
St. Athanasius School
Address: 2510 Ashland Avenue, Evanston, IL 60201
Contact: Mary Lietz, Administrator
Phone: 847-864-2650
Fax: 847-475-7385
Parent Org.: Saint Athanasius Church
Description: Roman Catholic elementary school, Kindergarten through 8th grade.
Updated 6/27/2012
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