The Ancona School is an independent private progressive Montessori based school in Chicago's Hyde Park neighborhood

Powered by the Genius of Children

Located at 48th Street and the forefront of education, The Ancona School is an extraordinary community built on the genius of children. Our school is a transformational adventure that builds on the wonder inside young learners and teaches them how to soar. We challenge students to learn the academic and life skills they need to become engaged young learners and leaders of a new society they will help create. Our faculty looks to innovators and thought leaders to create a carefully guided exploration of the world through a challenging curriculum and a diverse, child-centered community.

Welcome to the Ancona School. A powerful education in thinking for life.

Application Process
Admissions Open House

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Upcoming Events

April 27th
Book Fair Start 
April 30th
Graduation Retake Day  8:30 am to 9:30 am
May 1st
5/6 Grade El Valor Trip 
Book Fair Ends 
May 4th
Moving Up Dinner 6th to 7th Grade  6:00 pm to 7:30 pm Find out more and Register!
May 5th
Moving Up Dinner 2nd to 3rd Grade  6:00 pm to 7:30 pm Find out more and Register!
May 6th
Moving Up Dinner 4th to 5th Grade  6:00 pm to 7:30 pm Find out more and Register!
May 8th
Grandparents' Day  8:30 am to 1:00 pm Register for Event
May 12th
Moving Up Dinner Kindergarten to 1st Grade  6:00 pm to 7:30 pm Find out more and Register!
May 15th
Dia del Espanol/A-Day 
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