Chicago Public Schools

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    Chicago Public Schools is a school district, including elementary schools and high schools. Its students attend a particular school based on their area of residence, except for charter schools and selective enrollment schools. CPS is a system of primary, secondary, and disability schools confined to Chicago's city limits.

    HQChicago, US
    Employee Ratings3.5

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    Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)25,454
    Job Openings736
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    Key People/Management at Chicago Public Schools

    Janice Jackson

    Janice Jackson

    Chief of Staff
    Karl Kemp

    Karl Kemp

    Interim Executive Director
    Bogdana Chkoumbova

    Bogdana Chkoumbova

    Chief Schools Officer
    Mickey Pruitt

    Mickey Pruitt

    Deputy Executive Director
    Thomas Smith

    Thomas Smith

    Director of Sports Administration
    Jacob Morgan

    Jacob Morgan

    Director of Sports Operations
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    Chicago Public Schools Office Locations

    Chicago Public Schools has an office in Chicago
    Chicago, US (HQ)
    42 W Madison St
    Chicago, US
    1 N Dearborn St #950Chicago
    Chicago, US
    2651 W Washington Blvd
    Chicago, US
    4655 S Dearborn St
    Chicago, US
    501 W 35th St
    Chicago, US
    54 N Hermitage Ave
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    Chicago Public Schools Financials and Metrics

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    Chicago Public Schools News and Updates

    Mayor Lightfoot, Governor Pritzker, Public Health and Chicago Public Schools Officials Announce New Presumptive Positive Case of Coronavirus Disease 2019

    CHICAGO - Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot, Governor JB Pritzker, and officials from Chicago Public Schools (CPS) and the Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) announced today a new presumptive positive case of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).read more

    Chicago Public Schools Blogs

    Final Framework for Learning Remotely in the Fall

    When students start school on September 8, their day-to-day experience will look very different than it did during remote learning last spring. Read more at

    Summer Reading Initiative Helps Students Build Culturally Relevant Personal Libraries

    Schools across the city have received hundreds of packs of modern, culturally relevant texts that students are able to keep. Read more at

    Parent Engagement a Key Piece of Camras Elementary’s Collaborative Culture

    Principal Clariza Dominicci says a single question guides her thinking at Marvin Camras Elementary: how do we lead our community to prosper? Read more at

    Equity-Centered Approach Leads to Remarkable Academic Growth at Till Elementary

    When leading a school, Till Elementary Principal Terea Peoples believes you need to approach every opportunity or decision with equity in mind.  Read more at

    Summer Transition Resources for the CPS Class of 2020

    Though the school year has ended, our postsecondary support staff have not stopped working to ensure students have the tools they need to succeed. Read more at

    Preliminary Framework to Reopen Schools in a Safe and Responsible Manner

    It will take all of us working together to make this school year a success and uphold necessary health and safety protocols in our schools. Read more at
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    Chicago Public Schools Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Chicago Public Schools founded?

      Chicago Public Schools was founded in 1837.

    • Who are Chicago Public Schools key executives?

      Chicago Public Schools's key executives are Janice Jackson, Karl Kemp and Bogdana Chkoumbova.

    • How many employees does Chicago Public Schools have?

      Chicago Public Schools has 25,454 employees.

    • Who are Chicago Public Schools competitors?

      Competitors of Chicago Public Schools include University of Dayton, The Evergreen State College and University of Vermont.

    • Where is Chicago Public Schools headquarters?

      Chicago Public Schools headquarters is located at 42 W Madison St, Chicago.

    • Where are Chicago Public Schools offices?

      Chicago Public Schools has an office in Chicago.

    • How many offices does Chicago Public Schools have?

      Chicago Public Schools has 6 offices.