Therapeutic Day Schools

Beacon Therapeutic day schools provide special education services to children with emotional, behavioral or learning needs that exceed traditional elementary and junior/senior high school resources. With programs for children ages 3 to 21 years old, Beacon Therapeutic days schools are designed to deliver behavior changing academic programs and meaningful improvements to the lives of children and families in metropolitan Chicago.

More About Beacon Therapeutic Day Schools

Day SchoolsBeacon operates two accredited, therapeutic day schools offering special education services to children that are unable to be adequately served in their local schools. As a leading Chicago alternative school, Beacon Therapeutic day schools level the playing field for disadvantaged children and allow them to continue their educations, despite the challenges their families are facing.

Founded in 1968, our full-day, year-round school program offers a variety of services to students, including special education, needs assessments, counseling, social work, occupational therapy, speech and language, therapy, psychiatric/psychological , nursing, learning disabilities identification and remediation.

Beacon is a Contract School Provider for Chicago Public Schools (CPS). Student tuition is funded by CPS or by the student’s respective suburban school district.


For more information about enrolling a student at a Beacon Therapeutic day school, contact us.