LEARN Charter School Network


LEARN Charter School Network’s commitment to providing underserved communities with a high-quality, college prep elementary education is unwavering. Since opening its doors as a charter school in 2001, LEARN has grown from one school serving 110 students to a thriving network of students 10 charter schools serving 4,000 students in the Chicagoland area, including North Chicago and Waukegan.

Fueled by an ambitious growth plan and supported by some of the most innovative funders in the sector, LEARN’s mission remains crystal clear: To provide children with the academic foundation and ambition to earn a college degree.


Demographics for Chicago Schools in Network

  • Black 76%
  • Hispanic 17%
  • White 4%
  • Other 3%
  • Low Income 83%
  • Special Education 9%
  • Limited English 11%