GEMS World Academy-Chicago offers students opportunities to collaborate with their peers globally, and engage with professionals and cultural institutions in the heart of Chicago. Frequent field studies extend the classroom beyond our state-of-the-art campus and are foundational to the school’s curriculum.
We are excited to announce that GEMS has been designated as an official International Baccalaureate (IB) World School
. Our faculty and administration have worked hard to earn IB Primary Years Program (PYP) accreditation for our Lower School curriculum. We are proud to be the only
Illinois private school to reach this achievement. Read more here
GEMS World Academy-Chicago Early Years (formerly Little GEMS) students have priority in becoming GEMS World Academy-Chicago students at our downtown campus. A streamlined admissions process means a seamless educational journey for families. GEMS will be Chicago’s only education option offering families a comprehensive and powerful cradle-to-college learning experience.Please use the RSVP form on this page to request a tour for Tuesdays or Fridays. Individual appointments can be made upon request.
350 East South Water Street
Chicago, IL 60601