ABOUT ELEVATE CHICAGO

We're a coalition of parents, educators, school leaders, and community leaders who believe every child in Chicago deserves a great public school, no matter what neighborhood they live in. That's why we're coming together to support great public charter schools in our communities – so that together, we can lift up our neighborhoods and give all our children the great education they deserve.

Elevating Chicago:
Bridging the City's College Divide

Learn about how charter public schools are generating outstanding outcomes by reading our new whitepaper available to download here.

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A huge step towards educational equality in Illinois

The Elevate Chicago community believes that every public school student deserves to be treated fairly and is provided with the high-quality education they deserve. But, that has not been the case in Illinois. For decades, our state’s education funding formula was deemed the most regressive in the nation. While surrounding states learned to allocate their […]

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The evidence is clear: Chicago's public charter schools are providing a world-class education to thousands of the city's highest-need students. But you may have heard some misinformation about what public charter schools are, who they serve, and how they're funded.

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