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School tours

We offer tours of our school once a month on the last Friday at 9:15 am. If that doesn’t work, you can also reach out to check availability for tours another time. Email Principal Lavin at SLavin@cps.edu.

For the 2022-3 school year, tours will be:

  • Friday, August 26 at 9:15 am
  • Friday, September 30 at 9:15 am
  • Friday, October 28 at 9:15 am
  • Friday, November 18 at 9:15 am (earlier because of Thanksgiving)
  • Friday, December 16 at 9:15 am (earlier because of winter break)
  • Friday, January 27 at 9:15 am
  • Friday, February 24 at 9:15 am
  • Friday, March 31 at 9:15 am
  • Friday, April 28 at 9:15 am
  • Friday, May 26 at 9:15 am
  • Friday, June 2 at 9:15 am (earlier for end of year)


Kindergarten through 8th grade enrollment

Brentano is a neighborhood magnet 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’ GoCPS process at go.cps.edu. 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 the Chicago Early Learning page at chicagoearlylearning.org 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.


Enrollment forms

You can download all of Brentano's enrollment forms here, or individual ones:

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