Now that school budgets have been released, this is the time to #KeepTheArts in our Chicago Public Schools. Please view the video created by our partner organization, Ingenuity Chicago.
Please review the proposed new Illinois Arts Learning Standards
Apply for an opportunity to expand and grow your leadership in the arts! The Creative Compass Program helps assistant principals expand their leadership skills and arts experience.
CHICAGO JAZZ FESTIVAL
SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 3, 2016
Chicago Community Trust – Roof Top Jazz
(at the Harris Theater Rooftop Terrace, Millennium Park)
11:30 – 12:00 Lenart and Harold Washington Elementary School Jazz Combos
12:15 – 12:45 Jones College Prep Jazz Combo
1:00 – 1:30 Whitney Young Magnet High School Jazz Combo
2:00 – 2:40 Curie High School Jazz Ensemble
2:55 – 3:35 Pritzker College Prep Jazz Ensemble
3:50 – 4:30 Kenwood Academy Jazz Ensemble
Come out this Labor Day weekend to support our CPS musicians!
Concert Band students entering 4th – 9th Grade…
If you have at least 1 year playing experience, please join us at Schurz High School this summer for the first ever CPS Summer Band Camp. The camp is FREE to students, and we can even provide an instrument for you.
Rehearsals will be on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays
9am – 11am
Starting Tues July 5th
Ending Wed August 3rd
Please REGISTER HERE!
For more information, please contact
Mr. Anderson at (773) 534-3450 or twanderson [at] cps [dot] edu
FRIDAY JUNE 10, SCHURZ HIGH SCHOOL
A day-long festival of music and arts education advocacy. Musicians will visit arts classrooms and host an assembly during the school day and then all are welcome to an Evening Concert taking place at 7:00pm. The Civic Orchestra of Chicago, conducted by Erina Yashima, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s third Sir Georg Solti Conducting Apprentice will present a free concert for Schurz students, staff, families and community members.
MOZART Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, K. 550, BERNSTEIN Symphonic Dances from West Side Story, an arrangement of the “Ode to Joy” theme from BEETHOVEN’s 9th Symphony