Schools

When Black and Brown Men Teach: A New Program to Support Young Men of Color
SCHOOLS | November 17, 2021
When Black and Brown Men Teach: A New Program to Support Young Men of Color

One of the highlights of the program so far has been the Flip the Script internship, which allowed students to earn industry certifications.

Honoring the Veterans in our CPS Family
SCHOOLS | November 10, 2021
Honoring the Veterans in our CPS Family

Veterans Day is a time to acknowledge and display gratitude for the individuals who have dedicated their time and talent to serving our country.

Joy of Serving Diverse Community Keeps Clinton Principal Coming Back
SCHOOLS | October 15, 2021
Joy of Serving Diverse Community Keeps Clinton Principal Coming Back

To maximize her impact as a school leader, Principal Delgado is constantly reflecting on how to make Clinton a more student-centered space.

Woodlawn Principal Shares Her Mission to Help Every Student Succeed
SCHOOLS | October 8, 2021
Woodlawn Principal Shares Her Mission to Help Every Student Succeed

Principal Bell has found that in helping students to grow both inside and outside of the classroom, she’s grown too. 

Learning about Relationship Building from a School Culture Coordinator
SCHOOLS | September 7, 2021
Learning about Relationship Building from a School Culture Coordinator

Mr. Calderon always finds himself coming back to connecting his work with the importance of community.

Encouraging Positive Behavior and Student Growth at Bateman Elementary
SCHOOLS | September 2, 2021
Encouraging Positive Behavior and Student Growth at Bateman Elementary

Mr. Fernández wants to reboot community at his school this year through kindness and inclusivity.

Creating a Culture at Deneen School Of Excellence that Reignites Learning
SCHOOLS | August 31, 2021
Creating a Culture at Deneen School Of Excellence that Reignites Learning

Strong leadership and a set of core values have helped Deneen maintain high levels of academic success. 

Helping Students Thrive at Metcalfe Community Academy
SCHOOLS | August 28, 2021
Helping Students Thrive at Metcalfe Community Academy

Mr. Clay aims to have every student adopt a champion mentality.

Seeing the Impact of Empowering Students through Mentorship
SCHOOLS | August 24, 2021
Seeing the Impact of Empowering Students through Mentorship

Principal Nieves believes in the importance of creating spaces that amplify student voices and empower the community.

Instructional Support Leader Draws from Own Experiences as a CPS Student
SCHOOLS | August 23, 2021
Instructional Support Leader Draws from Own Experiences as a CPS Student

Mr. Borges describes this role as working directly with teachers and administrators as an expert in math and science curriculum and instruction.

Building Support Systems that Recognize Students’ Humanity
SCHOOLS | August 18, 2021
Building Support Systems that Recognize Students’ Humanity

Principal Fields believes keeping lines of communication open with students helps them exceed their own expectations for what they can accomplish.

Disrupting the Status Quo through Social Justice
SCHOOLS | August 16, 2021
Disrupting the Status Quo through Social Justice

Dr. San-Roman is focused on establishing her school as a community hub and addressing opportunity gaps for Black and Latinx males.