Bridge View & Challenger Day Schools
"Excellence in Special Education"


Bridge View Day School was established in 1985 and Challenger Day School in 1989.

Bridge View and Challenger Day School programs are Illinois State Board of Education approved co-educational day treatment programs for students 7-21 years old exhibiting emotional and learning disabilities, other health impairments, and autistic spectrum.

Bridge View and Challenger Day School's therapeutic milieu is highly structured and supportive in order to provide an emotionally and physically safe environment in which to learn.

Bridge View and Challenger Day School's academic program is individualized to address the diverse instructional needs of our students.

The integration of our academic and therapeutic programs afford students the opportunity to develop overall positive academic and social emotional functioning.