Bennett Day School News

Lead Designer and Director of Upper School Martin Moran on TEDx Talks, Discusses Creativity in High School

Lead Designer and Director of Upper School at Bennett Day School, Martin Moran, recently spoke at a TEDx event about how to create a high school where adolescents can be creative and motivated. Check out the video below to hear more.

Our Top Toy and Game Picks for Black Friday

This year's trip to the Chicago Toy & Game Fair (ChiTAG 2017) was a treat for families, inventors, educators and exhibitors! ChiTAG 2017 was particularly special for our community members who celebrated the release of Story Dealer: storytelling...

Check out Story Dealer at the Chicago Toy & Game Fair

The Chicago Toy & Game Fair will take place November 18 and 19, and Bennett Day School will be out in full force to discover new, innovative gadgets and devices of the season! ChiTAG is one of our favorite events of the year - not only is it fun,...

Bennett Day School Featured in Chicago Sun-Times

Bennett Day School was recently featured in an article by Chicago Sun-Times columnist Neil Steinberg. Click here to read more.

We Are Bennett Day School

Our community comes from all over Chicago to Bennett Day School for one reason: To join a collaborative culture that nurtures curiosity. Check out the video below to hear what our amazing faculty has to say about Bennett Day School. 

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...