School Phone Number: (847) 377-0600 Address: 3131 Sheridan Road Great Lakes, IL 60088

Welcome from the Principal

LEARN 6 opened its doors in September 2012 and is thrilled to serve North Chicago and military families serving at Naval Station Great Lakes. We are looking forward to providing even more children with the academic foundation and ambition to earn a college degree.

Kelly Tyson Principal | LEARN 6
Our Location
3131 Sheridan Rd
North Chicago, IL 60088

LEARN 6 North Chicago | Great Lakes

School Hours

8:15 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Office Hours: 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Extended care: 3:45 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

*Wednesday early dismissal at 2:45 p.m. with extended care from 2:45 – 7:00 p.m.

*Bussing is available to and from school for all families.

Grades Offered

Kindergarten-8th Grade


Please reach out to Office Manager Sarah Grigsby or Office Assistant Maricela Rocha with questions.

(847) 377-0600

Quick Facts

Why Choose LEARN 6

  • Free, public school with open enrollment. There is not an admission test. All are welcome to submit an enrollment application!
  • The only elementary charter school earning ”exemplary” distinction from the Illinois State Board of Education
  • Principal Tyson named the 2018 Illinois Charter School Principal of the Year
  • Over 80% of LEARN 6 alumni have been accepted into and attend high-performing selective enrollment secondary schools with scholarship support

A note for our military families:

We proudly serve military families at Naval Base Great Lakes. At LEARN, we implement programs like Anchored4life in response serving military-connected scholars. We encourage all interested military families to apply and to enter the lottery even if you are not yet Lake County residents. Residency will be required prior to the first day of student attendance.

School Calendar

Parent Portal

PowerSchool provides you with your scholars attendance information, current grades, assignments, school bulletin, and much more! In order to access the site, at least one parent name and one active email address must be on file with the office manager at the time of registration. This may be changed and updated at any time.
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Uniform Website

Please click below to find and purchase school uniforms.
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Web Payments

For your convenience, LEARN now works with MySchoolBucks, a national credit card payment processor, to provide you the simple security and convenience of making online payments. Click on the link below to get started.
LEARN Web Payments

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All families are encouraged to submit an application at any time!