SSL in The Chicago Tribune: Uptown grammar school gets new life as upscale apartments — complete with chalkboards

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Fun fact: You can sleep at Indiana Jones’ former grammar school.

Graeme Stewart School in Uptown was built in 1905 and served young students for more than a century. After closing due to low enrollment in 2013, the brick-and-limestone building has been transformed into an upscale rental community named Stewart School Lofts.

Actor Harrison Ford, who played the adventure hero in the four-film franchise, is said to have attended the school.

During the two-year renovation, the school’s classrooms, gymnasium, auditorium, library and principal’s office were fashioned into living spaces. Contemporary kitchens and bathrooms contrast with such historic elements as transom windows, exposed brick walls, wood detail and even a few black chalkboards. The first residents arrived in May.

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