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What CPS is Thankful for This Year
DISTRICT | November 26, 2020
What CPS is Thankful for This Year

Thank you for sticking with us through a year unlike any other. 

Top Five Things to Know About the Rest of the 2020-21 School Year
DISTRICT | November 17, 2020
Top Five Things to Know About the Rest of the 2020-21 School Year

Remote learning will continue through the end of 2020, with a goal of bringing students back to school starting in early 2021. 

Our Commitment to Clean Air and Safe Schools
DISTRICT | November 4, 2020
Our Commitment to Clean Air and Safe Schools

We’ve purchased 20,000 HEPA air purifiers to ensure that our school buildings are ready for students to return when it is safe for them to do so.

How to Participate in 2020 Local School Council Elections
DISTRICT | October 21, 2020
How to Participate in 2020 Local School Council Elections

To ensure our school communities are able to have their voices heard safely during the COVID-19 pandemic, we’ve made updates to our LSC elections.

Starting the Second Quarter Learning at Home
DISTRICT | October 16, 2020
Starting the Second Quarter Learning at Home

As a matter of equity, it is critically important we push ourselves and look for opportunities to offer in-person learning.

Tomorrow’s CPS Teachers Are in Our Classrooms Today
DISTRICT | October 14, 2020
Tomorrow’s CPS Teachers Are in Our Classrooms Today

The Teach Chicago Tomorrow initiative is driven by a belief in the power of a more diverse teacher workforce.

It’s Principal Appreciation Week! #PrincipalPrideChi
DISTRICT | October 11, 2020
It’s Principal Appreciation Week! #PrincipalPrideChi

Every member of our CPS family should take at least one opportunity this week to thank a principal who has impacted their life for the better.

Make a Difference: How to Serve on Your Local School Council
DISTRICT | September 30, 2020
Make a Difference: How to Serve on Your Local School Council

Local School Councils play an important role in ensuring their school is accountable financially and in terms of student outcomes. 

Another Year of Positive Growth: 2020 Academic Report Card
DISTRICT | September 22, 2020
Another Year of Positive Growth: 2020 Academic Report Card

Our students have made historic academic progress across any metric you could think of and continue to inspire us with their resilience and hard work.

Celebrating our Hispanic Students, Teachers, and Families
DISTRICT | September 16, 2020
Celebrating our Hispanic Students, Teachers, and Families

Throughout the month on our blog, the district will be sharing the ways our virtual classrooms are creatively celebrating Hispanic culture.

Four Steps to Postsecondary Success
DISTRICT | September 15, 2020
Four Steps to Postsecondary Success

It’s as easy as: find, apply, choose, follow through.

Welcome Back to School
DISTRICT | September 8, 2020
Welcome Back to School

Today is the first day of school, and even though it may feel different, it is the beginning of another year brimming with opportunities.