Neighborhood 

Every CPS student has a neighborhood high school. Each neighborhood school has an attendance boundary. Generally, all students who live within this area may attend the school; they do not have to apply.

Neighborhood

 

 

Overview

Each neighborhood school has an attendance boundary. Generally, all students who live within this area may attend the school.

 

Open enrollment

Open enrollment schools

Open enrollment schools offer another option to parents and students who are interested in schools outside their neighborhood.

 

 

Attendance boundaries

Yes. Students within the boundary area are given priority.

  

Resources

For more information, visit the website for the Office of Access and Enrollment at www.cpsoae.org.

Enrollment requirements

Acceptance criteria

For Open enrollment schools:

  • Students who live within the attendance boundary do not need to submit an application
  • Out-of-attendance area students may apply and will be randomly accepted for available spaces through a computerized lottery.