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Find a New School For Your Child at 7th Annual EXPO at Soldier Field

By Josh McGhee | January 9, 2014 1:33pm
 The 7th Annual New School EXPO will be held at Soldier Field on from 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Jan. 25.
The 7th Annual New School EXPO will be held at Soldier Field on from 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Jan. 25.
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CHICAGO — Searching for the right school for your child can be stressful, so why not knock out a bunch of schools at once?

The seventh Annual New Schools EXPO will put you in contact with parents, teachers and school representatives to explore which of the newest public or charter schools is perfect for your young scholar. Charter schools are tuition-free and open to any student.

The expo will take place from 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Jan. 25 indoors at Soldier Field (Gate 6) at 1410 Museum Campus Drive, and parking and admission is free. Free shuttles will also be available to and from the Roosevelt Street CTA stop.

For more information about the EXPO visit newschoolsnow.org/expo or call 312-853-1201.

Schools expected at this year's New Schools EXPO include:

• Academy for Urban School Leadership

• Ace Tech Charter High School

• Amandla Charter School

• Catalyst Charter Schools

• Chicago Collegiate Charter School

• Chicago International Charter Schools

• Chicago Math & Science Academy

• Chicago Tech Academy

• EPIC Academy

• Erie Elementary Charter School

• Foundations College Prep

• Frazier Preparatory Academy

• Galapagos Charter School

• Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy

• Intrinsic Schools

• LEARN Charter School Network

• Legacy Charter School

• Legal Prep Charter Academies

• Magic Johnson Bridgescape Academy

• Namaste Charter School

• Noble Charter Schools

• North Lawndale College Prep

• Perspectives Charter Schools

• Polaris Charter Academy

• Providence Englewood Charter School

• Rowe Elementary School

• The Hope Institute Learning Academy

• The Montesorri School of Englewood

• UChicago Charter Schools

• UNO Charter School Network

• Young Women's Leadership Charter School

• Bronzeville Lighthouse Academies

• Urban Prep

• Academy for Global Citizenship

Several Departments within the CPS will present information on resources to help families in their school search. These departments include:

• Career and Technical Education

• Early College STEM Schools

• Office of Diverse Learner Supports & Services

• Social and Emotional Learning

• Student Support and Engagement

• Language and Cultural Education