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Explore CPS Summer Programs

CPS is offering expanded summer programming in 2024 for students to increase their academic success, be exposed to enriching activities and deepen their connection to other students and their school communities.

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What's Happening at CPS

Find the latest updates, announcements and news from the district.

Practice Water Safety This Summer

Learn about water safety with swim lessons and aquatics programs from the City of Chicago Park District.

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Register for Chicago Park District Summer Programs

Online registration is now open for various summer programs and activities for children, teens, and young adults, including camps, sports leagues, clubs, aquatics, and more

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Stay Up-To-Date on Vaccinations

Staying up-to-date on vaccinations is crucial for protecting students and families from preventable diseases like COVID-19, flu, RSV, and measles. Visit our vaccine page for the latest guidance and vaccination events.

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Upcoming Events

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Help Develop CPS' Five-Year Strategic Plan

Parents, students, staff, and community members are invited to participate in community engagement sessions that will help chart the course for CPS' future. Sign up to attend a session today.


Community Updates

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24 May 2024
End of Week Message: CPS Class of 2024 Off to a Strong Start
In a letter to families CPS CEO Pedro Martinez recaps the District's Early College Milestone Celebration.

17 May 2024
End of Week Message: District Rallies Promote Safety and Equity
In a letter to families, CPS CEO Pedro Martinez highlights a celebration for the District's crossing guards.

13 May 2024
Ways to Support the May 15 Day of Action to Fully Fund CPS
In a letter to families, CPS shares ways families can advocate for more equitable state funding.

10 May 2024
End of Week Message: Celebrating Our Amazing CPS Teachers!
In a letter to families, CPS CEO Pedro Martinez celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week.

09 May 2024
Working Together to Achieve Fair Funding from the State
In a letter to families, CPS provides details about a "Day of Action" about state funding for CPS schools.

A District on the Rise

Since 2001, CPS’ four-year high school graduation rate has more than doubled, reaching a new record high in 2023. This progress made over such a short period of time has transformed the lives of countless graduates, and is a testament to what can be accomplished when students are centered in everything.


2023 Four-Year Graduation Rate

Three-Year Blueprint

Our three-year Blueprint is a call to action to ensure a strong recovery from the pandemic and create a better, more equitable District. Learn more and get involved.

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School Profile Search

Find detailed info about a school, including programs and admissions requirements, after school activities, family support services, and school performance reports.

School Locator

See all CPS schools and neighborhood boundaries on this searchable map.

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Enroll and Apply

Start your journey at CPS by finding the school or program that's right for you.

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Explore and apply to elementary and high schools across Chicago.


Chicago Early Learning

Explore early childhood education options throughout Chicago.


COVID-19 Resources

Find information on vaccinations, testing, safety guidance and more.

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