Tallgrass Sudbury School is a true alternative to conventional education based on freedom, trust, and respect. Tallgrass welcomes students ages 5 to 18. Our school is located in Riverside, IL, a near western suburb of Chicago, with students drawn from throughout the Chicago area. Contact us to schedule a visit or learn more. 

Tallgrass is one of about 50 schools worldwide modeled after the Sudbury philosophy of education, pioneered by Sudbury Valley School. 

Enrollment is open year-round! Considering Tallgrass? Email us at info@tallgrasssudbury.org to set up a visit.

Tallgrass will be hosting a Registration Day on February 24th, 10:00 am-1:00 pm. Join us for a tour of the school, ask questions, and learn about enrollment. We will conduct a presentation about the school at 10:00 am, followed by a guided tour. There will be time allotted after the tour for enrollment interviews. This event is free and open to the public. Children are welcome, but childcare will not be provided. For more information or to RSVP, email info@tallgrasssudbury.org or call the school at 708-777-1037.