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Students in Temporary Living Situations (STLS) Department

Students in Temporary Living Situations (STLS) Department advocates for students in temporary living situations. We address barriers to enrollment, transportation, attendance, and retention, and provide students and families with information about available resources.

Students in Temporary Living Situations Department

773-553-2242

773-553-2182 (Fax)

STLSInformation@cps.edu

42 W. Madison St.
Chicago, IL 60602

We protect the rights of and provide services to pre-kindergarten through 12th grade children and their families who are experiencing homelessness. 

Students who qualify to receive STLS services have the right to:

  • Immediate school enrollment
  • Transportation
  • Waived school fees
  • Tutoring

STLS students may also qualify to receive free uniforms, free school supplies, free school meals, and low-cost or free medical referrals.

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