The International Gifted Program is offered at Lincoln Elementary School and the Ogden International School of Chicago for gifted sixth, seventh and eighth grade students. Transportation is provided.
(Please note: Due to the extreme budgetary pressures facing the District, the Board of Education will be reviewing all transportation policies to determine its ability to fund ongoing programs including those related to magnet, gifted, and selective enrollment programs as well as many others throughout the District for the 2013-2014 school year. When making choices about school applications for your child please keep in mind that current transportation policies and guidelines could be subject to change. If our transportation policy should change, updated information will be available on www.cpsoae.org or www.cps.edu.)
- Provide intensive study in English, French, social studies, laboratory science, mathematics, technology, arts, physical education, library science, and advanced research
- Earn an international diploma recognized by the leading universities in the world
- Provide a challenging and academically advanced curriculum
- Have access to an international database containing details about universities around the world
International Gifted Program application process
To apply to the International Gifted Program, please fill out a SEES application. Applications are available in English and Spanish.
Do you have questions about the application process? The Options for Knowledge guide is designed to answer all your questions. It provides details about the application procedures, selection process, and admission requirements for elementary magnet, magnet cluster, and open enrollment schools and Selective Enrollment Elementary Schools. It is available in both English and Spanish.
The deadline for submitting applications for the 2013-2014 school year is Dec. 14, 2012.
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