Bennett Day School News

Essential Book List: Understanding Emotions

Expressing feelings is a difficult thing to master for children. A parent’s job is to guide the child as they develop emotionally, and a wonderful way to do that is through colorful books written for the occasion.

Home Activity: Exploring the Beauty of Fall

Fall is an exciting time of year at Bennett Day School. The climate is mild and comfortable, which allows for fun, outdoor exploration. Nature changes into vibrant, colorful works of art, inspiring us to create our own masterpieces. To embrace...

Bennett Day School Featured in Crain's Chicago Business

We're thrilled to be featured in Crain's Chicago Business 2017 Private School Planner! Click here to read more about our approach to learning through experience. 

How Parents Should Prepare for a School Search

The school selection process can be an overwhelming experience for parents – a plethora of dates, deadlines and hours spent researching schools - making it hard to re-adjust your focus and plan accordingly. However, with a little preparation, you...

How to Ease Your Child’s Transition Back to School

The first day of school is an important and potentially stressful occasion. It’s crucial to have the proper tools in place and relationships established to ensure a child is set up for success. Here are a few strategies on how parents and...

Chicago Summer Series: Eclectic Attractions in South Loop

Fall is around the corner but we want to make sure you get in your fill of summer fun while there is still time! For this “Chicago Summer Series,” we will be diving into the dynamic South Loop. Due to its recent residential and commercial...

Chicago Summer Series: Uncover the History of Hyde Park

Hyde Park is an abundant neighborhood filled with historical attractions and breathtaking architecture where one can certainly spend a whole day exploring. The area is home to some of the world’s best museums, famous homes, up-and-coming...

Chicago Summer Series: Panoramic Views of Pilsen

If you’re looking for Chicago destinations rich in history, art and culture, Pilsen should be high on your list. This neighborhood on the city’s Southwest side may be small, but it’s densely packed with must-sees.

Join us at the Bucktown Garden Walk

Bennett Day School is the proud sponsor of the Bucktown Garden Walk Children’s Area!

Chicago Summer Series: Notable Treasures in Bronzeville

Summer has officially begun and we want to share some ideas for fun, hands-on learning that will keep your kid engaged all season long. Luckily, Chicago has some of the most enriching attractions in the world, allowing this city to become our...