Students at GEMS World Academy-Chicago are immersed in a
technology-rich, global learning environment. Innovative teaching,
dedicated parent engagement programs, and challenging International
Baccalaureate curriculum successfully prepares students to achieve
their full potential as global citizens and leaders of the future.
Recognized as the pre-eminent external examination by leading
universities around the world, the International Baccalaureate is
an inquiry-based learning model that emphasizes academic excellence
and co-curricular enrichment.
Unique Programs of Study
GEMS Education's global network of schools links thousands of
children across four continents and provides countless
opportunities for active participation in studies that expand
knowledge, broaden experience with other cultures, and inspire
excitement and curiosity.
Students have access to Chicago's deep global and cultural
resources as part of reality driven curriculum and learning
programs that encourage development of divergent thinking and
leadership abilities in and out of the classroom.
Extra Curricular Programs
Structured learning and leadership opportunities beyond the
classroom are offered in a range of diverse subjects and activities
such as: foreign language, technology, philosophy, music, drama,
mentorships, internships, chess, climbing, fencing, swimming, and
Campus and Facilities
Surrounded by Lake Michigan, the Chicago River, and Millennium
Park, GEMS World Academy-Chicago is located in the Lakeshore East
residential community. Designed as two buildings with shared
facilities in a bright and spacious campus, each features a
multitude of amenities and learning enhancements.
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GEMS World Academy-Chicago is the first K-12 school in the U.S.
from award-winning educator GEMS Education.