High School Open House for Grades 9-12
Join us for a high school open house like no other.
Saturday, March 18th, 2023 at 11:00 amView Details
Experience the Difference
The traditional approach to education, with heavy emphasis on standardized tests and siloed subjects, does not prepare students for our changing world. At GCE, students experience their education.
to learn through thematic, integrated courses
for success in college or career as global citizens
to communities through weekly field experiences
What’s happening now. Reflections, News, and Announcements
It’s Par for the Course
It’s not every day you get to level up your putting skills at school…except it is! Students in the Par for the Course workshop are discovering the history of golf,…Read More
The Physics of Tools at Home Depot
Juniors in the Design & Engineering class talked to experts from the gardening department at Home Depot to investigate the physics of gardening tools. In the first unit of this…Read More
Carrying Water at The Chicago River
First-year students in the Water class visited the Chicago River to collect water. In the first unit of this STEAM course, students have been pursuing the guiding question, Why is…Read More
Exploring Language at the Poetry Foundation
Students in the Stories class returned to the Poetry Foundation to revisit the beautiful visual poems by Monica Ong. In Stories, students explore their voice as storytellers while examining the…Read More
Visual Storytelling at the Poetry Foundation
Sophomores in the Stories class found sanctuary from the bustling city at the Poetry Foundation. In this course, students examine how we can shape stories through language, perspective, and different…Read More
We had an incredible first week of school. This year, we welcome five new members to our team and over thirty new students to our community! We spent the week…Read More
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GCE Lab School delivers an inspiring, interactive, dynamic high school experience that will enrich your life, open your eyes to global citizenship, and position you for future success. We are so committed to our vision, we’ve built Global Citizenship Experience (GCE) right into our name.