GEMS World Academy Chicago hosted the first annual GEMS Global Design Challenge on April 21-22, bringing together young innovators from all over the city to work on projects with a distinguished group of adult mentors.
GEMS World Academy Chicago, an independent private school, has received formal authorization from the International Baccalaureate for the school’s Middle Years Program, which serves students in grades 6 through 10.
Our fourth-graders recently presented a series of creative, sophisticated and risk-taking projects to the school community as part of a unit that looked at how we can use light and sound to express ourselves.
GEMS World Academy Chicago is lucky to have an active and engaged Parent Teacher Organization supporting the school’s mission. So far this school year, the PTO has organized an ice-cream social to kick off the year, a Halloween celebration for the school community and the Friday afternoon popcorn sales.