Great learning happens in communities.
A game commences during free choice time.
Being in Hyde Park means easy access not only to the city, but to the beach!
A fencing demonstration during gym!
The Chicago Free School is proud to offer elective classes students can choose. Pictured here is a partnership with The University of Chicago’s Winning Words program, a 6-week course taught by college and graduate students aimed at bringing philosophy and critical thinking to students of all ages!
Friends come in all shapes and sizes!
On a field trip to the Museum of Science and Industry.
A little not-so-mad science in the classroom!
At The Chicago Free School, the city is our classroom!
Jumping for joy on a field trip to the Shedd Aquarium!
Learning is messy sometimes!
At Free Schools, students learn by doing.
Play is important for children’s development.
All photos used with permission.