Elective

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Drawing Lines

By admin / December 3, 2019
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How does public art create place? What is the geography of public art? How and where does public art happen? Drawing Lines is an Art History Elective that investigates public…

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Course Poster

All the World’s A Stage

By admin / December 3, 2019
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How can drama be used to highlight oppression? Why? All The World’s A Stage is a combined STEAM/Humanities course that focuses on the “how” of theatrical productions and the “why”…

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Poetic Justice

Poetic Justice

By admin / December 8, 2017
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How can you become a poet of social change? If more politicians knew poetry, and more poets knew politics, I am convinced the world would be a little better place…

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Maker Space

Rapid Prototyping

By admin / December 7, 2017
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In this STEAM elective course, you will learn about and participate in the 21st Century human maker experience. You will look at technology being used today to create products quickly and…

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Radio-rithmetic

By admin / December 20, 2016
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Music surrounds you, is a part of you, and can be found all over the world in every culture. But what exactly makes music so powerful? Radio-rithmetic dives into this…

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Stage Chemistry

Stage Chemistry, Goodman Theatre’s STEM-based Education Initiative

By admin / February 22, 2015
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How does learning the production process of theater change your perception and experience of the world? How does the narrative power of story come to life in theater? How can…

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Five Faces of Genius

Five Faces of Genius

By admin / February 17, 2015
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How do you live a more creative life? How do you understand and access your genius? How do you find your place in the world, and love it? How do…

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Ollywood

Ollywood

By admin / February 17, 2015
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What makes a movie a movie? How is storytelling through film different from storytelling through literature? Which films deserve a “thumbs-up” and which deserve a “thumbs-down” – and why? These…

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Bioneers: An integrated, project-based high school class

Biomimicry

By admin / November 29, 2014
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Bioneers are “biological pioneers”: people who tackle social & environmental challenges from an ecological point of view by mimicking nature. Bioneers often ask: What would nature do in this case?…

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Scoring with the Major Leagues: An integrated, project-based high school class

Scoring with the Major Leagues

By admin / November 29, 2014
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The purpose of Scoring With the Major Leagues is to discover the heart & soul of a game, to identify the teamwork and rivalries that drive the pursuit of greatness,…

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You Are Beautiful: An integrated, project-based high school class

You Are Beautiful

By admin / November 29, 2014
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Why is it important for art to be accessible? How does public art spark human interaction? How does art go viral? Students will examine the history of public art and…

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Fall Term

September 7, 2021 - November 19, 2021

SAT

October 2, 2021
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ReFueling Our Future

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October 2, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
9 West Washington
Chicago, IL 60602 United States

PreACT/CWRA+ Test Date

October 6, 2021

Parent-Teacher Conferences

October 6, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm CDT

Parent-Teacher Conferences

October 7, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm CDT

Indigenous Peoples’ Day [No School]

October 11, 2021
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High School Open House for Grades 9-12

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October 14, 2021 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm CDT
9 West Washington
Chicago, IL 60602 United States
ReMobilizing the Future Summer School Poster

ReDesigning the Future

October 16, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
9 West Washington
Chicago, IL 60602 United States

Day of Service: Pitch in for the Parks at Ping Tom Memorial Park

October 16, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm CDT