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? Learn more about our approach at our next open house, Saturday, September 30, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Email us at info@tallgrasssudbury.org to RSVP or set up a visit at another time.

"But Does It Work?": Read some of the evidence behind the Sudbury approach.