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.

LEARN MORE ABOUT ELEVATE CHICAGO

A Student Teaching Experience of a Lifetime

My name is Kevin Argueta. I just finished my sophomore year at Intrinsic Charter School. I’ve been at Intrinsic for four years and have enjoyed each year more than the last. Before Intrinsic, I attended a traditional public school. I switched to Intrinsic in 7th grade to follow in my brother’s footsteps. He’s a 2017 […]

GET THE FACTS

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.

STAY IN TOUCH

FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL