All students learn the basics of reading: word knowledge, fluency, comprehension, and writing.
These schools specialize in six programmatic areas.
Math and Science
Emphasis is placed on those aspects of knowledge that are most likely to contribute to a student's ability to explain, reason, communicate, and problem solve, using mathematics and science.
NATO Summit Video Contest
CPS students are encouraged to create a video welcoming world leaders from over 50 countries to Chicago.
Selective Enrollment (SEES/SEHS)
Parents can choose from several programs that meet their child's needs.
Speak Truth to Power (STTP)
32-lesson human rights curriculum that uses the experiences of courageous defenders from around the world to educate students and others about human rights, and urge them to take action.
Specialty Magnet Programs
Unique programs that range from Agricultural Sciences, Humanities, and Children's Engineering, but only at select schools.
Summer Learning Opportunities
Special programs provide unique educational opportunities during the summer months.