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Welcome Families!


School tours

We gladly offer both individual and monthly tours. To schedule an individual tour for your family, please contact Principal Lavin:

Call: (773) 534-4100

We also host monthly school tours at 9:15 am on the third Thursday of each month. RSVPs encouraged but not required. All are welcome.

The 2016-2017 our tour dates are:

  • September 15, 9:15am
  • October 20, 9:15am
  • November 17, 9:15am
  • December 15, 9:15am
  • January 19, 9:15am
  • February 16, 9:15am
  • March 16, 9:15am
  • April 20, 9:15am
  • May 18, 9:15am
  • June 15, 9:15am


Kindergarten through 8th grade enrollment

Brentano is a neighborhood magnetic cluster school. All families living within our attendance boundaries may enroll immediately at any grade level K-8. See the Chicago Public School's Map for more details.

Brentano school boundary

Brentano's attendance boundary

Families living outside our attendance area can enroll by applying to Brentano through CPS’ Options for Knowledge Process. Out-of-cycle enrollment may be possible depending on available space. Please call (773) 534-4100 to learn more.

For questions and more information regarding K-8 enrollment, please contact our main office at (773) 534-4100 or email Principal Lavin at SLavin@cps.edu.

Prekindergarten enrollment

To enroll in Prekindergarten, all families apply through CPS’ Ready-to-Learn PreK process in the spring. Out of cycle enrollment may be possible depending on available space. Please call (773) 534-4100 to learn more.

For assistance and further information, contact the main office at (773) 534-4100 or email Principal Lavin at SLavin@cps.edu.