World History

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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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MDGs: An integrated, project-based high school class

SDGs & You

By admin / November 29, 2014
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What are the biggest challenges facing humanity, and what is your role in addressing them? In March 2012, the world population topped 7 billion people. While this population continues to…

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Who Am I?: An integrated, project-based high school class

Who Am I

By admin / November 29, 2014
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How will I investigate my Self to know who I am? The Who Am I course is a journey into your Self – your beliefs, origins, fears, and hopes – pursued through philosophical discussions, self-reflections, historical investigations, and diverse field experiences. The course explores the lives of people in progress, and is divided into 4 units.

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Food For Thought

Food for Thought

By admin / November 29, 2014
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How are food systems shaped, and how do they shape the world? In this course, you will be guided through the cycle of life as a metaphor for the trajectory…

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Stories: An integrated, project-based high school class

Stories

By admin / November 29, 2014
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How are journeys shared? Stories have traveled through time, oral tradition, books, and art. The stories that reach us create a relationship with our ancestors, to civilizations that are long…

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Forbidden Books: An integrated, project-based high school class

Forbidden Books

By admin / November 29, 2014
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Why have books been forbidden throughout history? In this course, you will explore why certain books and ideas have been considered dangerous or threatening throughout history, focusing on 3 themes:…

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Drama: An ISS and English High School Course

Drama

By admin / November 29, 2014
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From ancient times, theater has provided an opportunity for communities to stage their challenges and rehearse ways of facing them. The Drama course provides an opportunity to study the history…

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Deadline to register for 6/12 ACT

May 7, 2021 @ 12:00 am CDT

SAT

May 8, 2021 @ 12:00 am CDT

NO SCHOOL

May 10, 2021 @ 12:00 am CDT

Eid al-Fitr begins at sundown

May 12, 2021 @ 12:00 am CDT

New Family Welcome & Town Hall

May 12, 2021 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm CDT
9 West Washington
Chicago, IL 60602 United States
Arne Duncan speaks about education and gun violence in Chicago

Education and Rewriting the Story of Gun Violence in Chicago—with Arne Duncan

May 13, 2021 @ 2:20 am - 3:00 pm CDT
9 West Washington
Chicago, IL 60602 United States

High School Information Session for Grades 9-12

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May 18, 2021 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm CDT
9 West Washington
Chicago, IL 60602 United States

Memorial Day

May 31, 2021 @ 12:00 am CDT

ACT

June 12, 2021 @ 12:00 am CDT

Last Day of Spring Term

June 16, 2021 @ 12:00 am CDT