GISC students haven taken field trips to the Field Museum, the Lincoln Park Zoo, the Grimm Fairy Tale World special exhibition at the DANK-HAUS, the Shedd Aquarium, and the Morton Arboretum. Students have also enjoyed special presentations (on Arthropods and Birds) by Field Museum Curator Dr. Petra Sierwald as well as a performance and presentation on Musical Instruments by Chicago Philharmonic Cellist Matthew Agnew.
GISC’s curriculum is inquiry- and theme-based, grounded in Montessori methodology and guided by the demanding standards of the International Baccalaureate Program.
GISC’s curriculum encourages self-motivation and independence, develops self-confidence and promotes self-discovery. Students learn in a supportive and individualized learning environment that nurtures curiosity and creativity and fosters global awareness … read more