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An Offer that Honors our Teachers’ Hard Work and Dedication.
DISTRICT | September 30, 2019
An Offer that Honors our Teachers’ Hard Work and Dedication.

UPDATE – October 18, 2019 The district has been negotiating in good faith with the two unions that represent the majority of our employees, the Chicago […]

A Decade of Academic Progress: 2019 Academic Report Card
DISTRICT | September 23, 2019
A Decade of Academic Progress: 2019 Academic Report Card

The 2019-20 school year has commenced, and we’re ready to start another exciting chapter of exploration and discovery! The district is committed to helping our students […]

The 1619 Project and Chicago Public Schools
DISTRICT | September 17, 2019
The 1619 Project and Chicago Public Schools

By Janice K. Jackson, EdD   “The combined value of enslaved people exceeded that of all the railroads and factories in the nation.” – 1619 Project […]

CPS Accepts Teachers’ Contract Terms Proposed by Independent Fact Finder
DISTRICT | August 26, 2019
CPS Accepts Teachers’ Contract Terms Proposed by Independent Fact Finder

An independent, third-party arbitrator — who was jointly appointed by CPS and CTU — today released a contract proposal that closely aligns to the terms proposed […]

Leadership Matters: 2019 Summer Leadership Institute
DISTRICT | July 25, 2019
Leadership Matters: 2019 Summer Leadership Institute

More than 600 principals and assistant principals from each of our schools came together for a two-day professional learning conference.

A Dozen Principals Join Prestigious Program
DISTRICT | July 10, 2019
A Dozen Principals Join Prestigious Program

Twelve principals were selected to join the Independent School Principal Program for the upcoming 2019-20 school year.

Meet the 2019 Civic Action Recognition Award Winners
DISTRICT | June 3, 2019
Meet the 2019 Civic Action Recognition Award Winners

Meet the winners of the first-ever Civic Action Recognition Awards.

A Note of Appreciation to our Teachers
DISTRICT | May 6, 2019
A Note of Appreciation to our Teachers

We want to thank all of our teachers for their dedication and commitment to our students.

Celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week 2019
DISTRICT | April 24, 2019
Celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week 2019

During the week of May 6-10, please join us and celebrate Chicago’s amazing teachers.

Safe Haven Sites Open to Students During Spring Break
DISTRICT | April 12, 2019
Safe Haven Sites Open to Students During Spring Break

Safe haven sites are open to students during spring break.

Success Starts Here
DISTRICT | March 27, 2019
Success Starts Here

Our new five-year vision focuses on equity.

Schools Receive New 2019-2020 School Year Budgets
DISTRICT | March 25, 2019
Schools Receive New 2019-2020 School Year Budgets

Schools will receive more than $55 million in additional funding for the 2019-20 school year to support the largest academic program expansion.