Key encourages athletic participation
by every student. If you have an
interest in sports and enjoy
competition, there is a team for you.
Face-to-face with the unfamiliar, Key students cannot rely on textbook answers or routine responses. Drawing on inner resources, they find they are capable of greater physical and mental achievements than imagined.
Key students get out and see the world,
deepening their understanding of its
complexities and their role as its citizens.
Key students value both. Our school spirit is as
evident in the classroom as it is on the athletic field.
why choose just one?
Key School is an ideal environment for students
who want a broad experience. We don’t believe
students should narrow their options.
your ideas matter
Discussion-based classes are at the heart of the
Key curriculum. Personal opinions are shared
openly while differing viewpoints are
Key teachers and students grapple with
ideas—working together and thinking
together to forge new understandings.
students respect teachers,
teachers respect students...
and students respect fellow students.
At Key School, people and their ideas are respected.
explore new territory
take a stand
Key students gain the skills and confidence to make a difference in their community—and the world.
For 50 years key school has helped students develop the habits of mind that enable them to navigate a changing world.
asking the questions
counts as much
as knowing the answers
Key School emphasizes intellectual process as well as academic product and values probing questions as highly as thoughtful answers.
Summer Math and Reading
Keep your child’s reading and math skills honed over the summer. Summer reading and math packets are now available. Click for more information.
The accomplishments of the spring sports teams provided a strong ending to a tremendous year in Obezag sports.
On Saturday, May 2, members of the class of 2018 hosted the Key School’s May Fair, to the delight of all who attended. Led by the capable team of students, Livvy Eklof, Megan Filter, Hawthorne Haywood, Colette Nortman, and Julia Young, this year’s event proved to be even bigger than those of years past.
Sophomore Julia Mahoney leads a series of student-led lacrosse clinics for third through fifth grade girls.
- Sun Jun 28
Seminar Series for Adults
Location: The Key School Science and Library Center, Room 103 - 6:30-8:30 p.m. Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm Thru: 9/21/2015
- Fri Jul 3
Summer at Key
NOT IN SESSION
Administrative Offices Closed
- Sat Jul 4
- Thu Jul 9
HSIA General Meeting
Location: Katharine Hall Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
- Tue Jul 14
HSIA Piers & Harbors
Location: Science and Library Building Room 101-102 Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
It's not too late to apply for 2015-2016.
Call the Admission Office to schedule a weekday tour.
"The undergrad course load at the University of Chicago is notoriously heavy but the transition was not as difficult as I had imagined. Beyond that, I think the personal encouragement I got at Key to incorporate my artistic interests with my academic ones allowed me to develop both, at a stage in my life when choosing one over the other would have been limiting. The best filmmakers are able to grasp and imaginatively combine disparate disciplines in interesting ways and Key definitely gave me this foundation."
Nadav Kurtz 1996