Important Safety & Security and Procurement Policies for Arts Partners Working in Chicago Public Schools

If you are an arts partner or teaching artist working in Chicago Public Schools, the detailed flowchart below provides you with a step-by-step guide to ensuring you are following the correct policies and procedures and are ready to do business with CPS.

CPS is committed to ensuring our policies address the best interests of our students and our valued arts partner community. Please do not hesitate to reach us with any questions, concerns, or feedback by emailing