All CPS preschool seats are a part of the Chicago Early Learning application process.
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Still interested in applying for this school year? Please visit chicagoearlylearning.org or call the Chicago Early Learning Hotline at 312-229-1690 to apply today.
The Application Process is
Divided into Three Phases:
- Create an account and a family profile.
- Review a list of schools and programs to which the student is eligible to apply.
- Learn about which schools are the best fit for your student.
- Receive offers from schools you applied to, if applicable, and accept or decline them.
Chicago Early Learning
All of the CPS preschools in the city accept applications through a separate website called Chicago Early Learning.
Contact Info Office of Access & Enrollment
Chicago Public Schools
42 W. Madison St, 3rd Floor
Chicago, IL 60602