At Chicago Public Schools, our mission is providing high-quality, rigorous instruction and academic supports to meet the needs of every child, in every neighborhood, at all stages of their pre-K through 12th grade journey.
In This Section
Learn about CPS curriculums, programs, and learning standards, and find out more about how CPS supports students in getting to the next grade.
- Educational Standards
- Student Assessments
- Getting to the Next Grade
- Graduation Requirements
- Service Learning
- Academic Enrichment Opportunities
- High School Course Catalog
- Language and Culture
- College Credit
- Career and Technical Education (CTE)
- Work-Based Learning
- Getting Back on Track
- Supportive Schools
- Freshman and Sophomore Connection
Find Summer Programs
Browse and search by school for CPS summer programs, including academic, enrichment, transition, and athletic offerings, as well as those from our partner organizations.
Services and Supports
Learn about the array of services and supports available at CPS to ensure students in every school are healthy, safe, engaged, and academically challenged.
How to Apply and Enroll
Find out more about the enrollment and application process at CPS pre-K, elementary, and high schools.
Curriculum Equity Initiative
Learn about our upcoming curriculum equity initiative, which will include a digital pre-K-12 curriculum uniquely designed for Chicago’s students.