The Ryan Banks Academy Mission

Fighting educational inequity through personalized and immersive learning experiences.


The Ryan Banks Academy Difference

Personalized Learning Curriculum



Social Emotional Learning

What's Happening at RBA?


Student Art Exhibit / Auction 


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March 8 through March 20, 2022


The Ellen Show Features

Ryan Banks Academy

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Our 2021 Holiday Campaign:
We Raised Over $100,000!

Thank you to all our generous donors who made this possible! You are truly making a difference in our scholars' lives.

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Taylor Bennett Visits RBA

We were so excited to welcome rapper and Chicago native, Taylor Bennett, as part of our speaker series to give a motivational talk to our scholars!

January 10, 2025


Our New School Location!

As of the 2021-22 school year, we are located in the Harold Washington Professional Building, a beautiful new facility within a gated community, just a few blocks away from Washington Park.