GCE Lab School cultivates global citizens in a collaborative and caring learning environment. Our model delivers hands-on educational experiences designed to connect academic coursework with real world context. 50% of our students receive scholarships, ensuring a diverse school that unites students and communities across Chicago.
Inspire. Prepare. Connect.
Inspire students to fall in love with learning and discover their purpose.
Prepare them to think for themselves and care about others.
Connect students with the world through their academic subjects.
GCE’s City2Classroom educational model exposes students to real-world environments where they explore their interests, apply what they’ve learned in the classroom, and expand their knowledge through firsthand experience locally and globally.
More than just a college prep education,
we cultivate global citizens.
Reinventing High School Education
Our students are the center of our collaborative learning environment with personal coaching from educators and a vibrant community of peers, families, and partners.
The City2Classroom Experience
Through hands-on experience, students augment the skills and knowledge they build in the classroom with insights from established industry leaders from over 200 partners in Chicago.
GCE’s interactive and dynamic educational experiences are designed to align with Common Core State Standards as well as United Nations Millennium Development Goals.