Chicago Grammar School

Chicago Grammar School

900 N. Franklin Street
Chicago, IL  60610

Discount for Northwestern Families

The Chicago Grammar School offers a 20% tuition discount to all benefits-eligible Northwestern faculty and staff with children enrolled in grades Pre-School through 8.

School Programs


  • CGS is an independent, accredited, coeducational school, grades PS-8.
  • Children can enroll in Pre-School beginning at age 3.
  • CGS provides a Reggio inspired Pre-School and Junior Kindergarten. 
  • Grades K-8 use a Classical Curriculum informed by emerging research.
  • Daily After-School programs from 3:00-5:30 p.m.
  • Summer programs are available in June and July.


Visit or contact CGS for more information at or 312-944-5600.

Complete the Designation Form pdf in order to be eligible to receive the Northwestern discount.


CGS is located in downtown Chicago, on the near north side, approximately one mile west of Northwestern’s Chicago Campus.

The Northwestern University Office of Work/Life & Family Resources does not endorse or recommend any particular school or child care center and encourages all parents to carefully evaluate any provider they are considering to care for their child.