Admission

transitioning to high school

Communication, community, and care relieves the stress of high school transitions at GCE

By Sarah Brock / May 28, 2021
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The transition from middle school to high school can be stressful for students and their families.   If you start to feel overwhelmed about heading off to high school, please remember…

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Students are not standardized

Test-optional policies improve equity in admissions leading to more diverse campuses

By Sarah Brock / May 11, 2021

Colleges and universities have proven the ability to evaluate applicants with or without standardized test scores, the high school admissions process, especially in Chicago, continues to focus on testing. It’s time to do better.

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Stop Ranking My Teenager: Great Students are Overlooked in CPS High School Enrollment Decisions

By Sarah Brock / May 1, 2021

A holistic approach to admission processes is not a new idea. Simply put, a holistic admission review aims to “see” the whole applicant, not just their test scores or GPA.…

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students talking

Rethinking high-stress high school admission applications

By Sarah Brock / April 16, 2021

The pandemic has led to countless educational innovations and adaptations, from live-streaming science experiments and concerts to building community through virtual service projects and socially distanced field experiences. And yet,…

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Fall Term

September 7, 2021 - November 19, 2021
ReMobilizing the Future Poster

ReMobilizing the Future

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October 30, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
9 West Washington
Chicago, IL 60602 United States

Halloween

October 31, 2021

Diwali

November 4, 2021

Deadline to register for 12/11 ACT

November 5, 2021

SAT

November 6, 2021

Veteran’s Day [No School]

November 11, 2021
gce students

High School Open House for Grades 9-12

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November 13, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm CST
9 West Washington
Chicago, IL 60602 United States

Fall Final Presentations

November 18, 2021

Fall Final Presentations

November 18, 2021