My Voice

CEO Byrd-Bennett’s proposal to consolidate underutilized schools was informed by a seven-month engagement process that allowed over 34,000 members of the school community to provide feedback.


“From the start, community feedback has driven every step of this process
and will drive the ongoing development of our transition plans for every school.”

      — Barbara Byrd-Bennett

Excel icon. Click here for a full list of community meetings dates, times, and locations.


Excel icon. Click here for a full list of public hearings dates, times, and locations.


Public Hearings and Community Meetings



CTA Survey

Chicago Public Schools is developing an Educational Facilities Master Plan, which will reflect a 10-year vision for educational facilities in each Chicago neighborhood.


To gather feedback from the public, we posted survey prompts about educational facilities and community services on CTA buses and trains. Keep your eyes peeled for these surveys during your trips on public transit.


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Connect with a support specialist by dialing 311 from any phone.




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What investments is CPS making in welcoming schools?

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