What we do

New Schools for Chicago is a non-profit that addresses the three areas that will transform Chicago into a world leader in education, ensuring that every family and child in Chicago has access to a high-quality school in their neighborhood.

who we are

Founded in 2004 as a part of the Civic Committee New Schools set out to improve outcomes for all public school students by addressing the broader needs of the education ecosystem.  

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From School Improvement Grants to supporting families in their quest for great schools, see what we've been working on.