• compass_logo_update

    The Creative Compass Program

    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. More Info.

Regional Arts Day – Thank You!

The Department of Arts Education would like to thank the following arts partners who provided FREE workshops for elementary students on January 23, 2016!

NORTH (Schurz HS):                 WEST (Juarez HS):                     SOUTH (Curie HS):
Ian Sherwin Gallery                  Lookingglass Theatre                   Professional Theatre/
Mindful Practices Yoga               Changing Worlds                        Dance Youth Academy
Lyric Opera of Chicago              Design Dance                             Mariachi Heritage FDN
Dream Big Performing Arts        Chicago Jazz Philharmonic            Urban Threads
Lookingglass Theatre                Two Pence Theatre                      Hyde Park Arts Center
Northlight Theatre                    Play In A Book                            SkyART
Striding Lion


All-City High School Exhibition

The All-City High School Exhibition application is now open! Exhibiting students will qualify for raffle prizes and summer scholarship opportunities!

Help your  9-12 grade students apply to have their artwork featured in a series of juried art exhibitions (as always for free) at www.AllCityExhibitions.slideroom.com.

Applications are open until February 10, 2016.

Click here for more information.



Congratulations to CPS YoungArts Winners!

Congratulations to YoungArts Winners Antwon Funches (Spoken Word Finalist) and Darion Owens (Photography Merit)!

The National YoungArts Foundation (YoungArts) selected these two students from Simeon High School, who are studying at the CPS Advanced Arts Program at Gallery 37 from more than 12,000 applications—the largest number to date! 819 young artists from 42 states have been selected for their outstanding work and accomplishments across the literary, visual, design and performing arts. Winners receive cash awards of up to $10,000 and are eligible to become U.S. Presidential Scholars in the Arts!

All-City Performing Arts 2015-16 Regional Ensemble REHEARSAL SCHEDULE

See all News & Events