Inter-American Magnet School is located in Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood in the former John V Le Moyne Elementary School building one block from the intersection of Addison Street and Halsted Street. The building underwent a major renovation in 2006 and more recently in 2010. IAMS occupies more than 125,000 square feet including generously sized classrooms, a library, an art room, a music room, a computer room, La Escuelita, a gymnasium and two lunchrooms. The school also has an outdoor playground and a basketball court that students can enjoy during recess as well as its own vegetable garden.