Old Town

226 W. Schiller Street Chicago IL 60610

School Type: Day

Student Body: coed

Head of School: Lori-Anne Brogdon

Admissions Director: Tiffany Wells

Age 3 - Grade 8


Catherine Cook empowers students from preschool through eighth grade to be adaptive, confident, and productive stewards of an evolving world. Our community engages with ideals of cultural competence, progressive academics, ethical literacy, and innovation designed to inspire personal excellence and compassionate leadership.


Our curriculum is tailored to the whole child, creating a love of learning in core subjects like math, science, and literacy, while also allowing students to discover their artistic passions, build empathy for others, develop healthy habits, and have fun! Engaging, interdisciplinary projects utilize research skills, problem solving, design thinking, and state-of-the-art technology resources to produce captivating multimedia productions, living museums, modern day newsrooms, and so much more.