7th Annual New Schools EXPO

Event Start Time: 01/25/2014 - 9:30am
Event Information:

You are invited to attend the 7th Annual New Schools EXPO, Saturday, January 25, 2014 at Soldier Field (in the 1st and 3rd levels United Club), 1410 South Museum Campus Drive, from 9:30am to 3:00pm.   Presented by the Chicago Public Schools and Parents for School Choice, the New Schools EXPO will showcase more than 80 of the city’s newest elementary and high schools, including charter schools.  EXPO visitors will have the chance to meet the leaders of these new schools, to apply for new schools on-site, and attend educational workshops.  It’s one-stop-shopping for a new school!  Admission and parking are FREE (Waldron Parking Deck).  All are welcome! 

At the EXPO, you can

  • Learn about great school options, including charter schools
  • Meet school leaders
  • Complete enrollment forms on-site
  • Don’t miss any deadlines

Make sure to bring
If you plan to apply to schools directly on-site at the EXPO, you are strongly encouraged to bring photo copies of the following identification items with you:

  • Parent/Guardian license or ID card (not valid for proof of residency)
  • Parent/Guardian proof of Chicago residency (i.e. utility, mortgage, medical card, bank statement, check card, voter registration card. No rental leases or cell phone bills accepted)

Many participating schools require this information when applying to prove that you and your child reside in Chicago.  Without these items you may not be able to fully complete an application at the event.

FREE admission, FREE parking, CTA accessible

Contact us
If you have questions or you would like to get involved in the EXPO as a sponsor or volunteer, please call us at 773-4-SCHOOLS.

FREE - Enter at Gate 6
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Parking Information:

FREE In Waldron Parking Deck directly to the South of Soldier Field.