Chicago Public Schools Overview

  • www.cps.edu
  • Chicago, IL
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1883
  • School / School District
  • K-12 Education
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

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Chicago Public Schools is the third largest school district in the United States with more than 600 schools providing education to approximately 400,000 children. Our vision is that every student in every neighborhood will be engaged in a rigorous, well-rounded instructional ...
Mission: Chicago Public Schools is looking for teachers, leaders, and non-instructional staff to transform the face of urban education. We are a team of passionate, committed, and talented professionals who believe that every CPS student will graduate prepared for success in college, ...

Chicago Public Schools Reviews

3.5
64%
Recommend to a Friend
53%
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Janice Jackson
Janice Jackson
130 Ratings
Dec 1, 2020
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"E-Learning 2020"

Current Employee - Youth Intervention Specialist in Chicago, IL

I have been working at Chicago Public Schools full-time

Pros

I love working in schools.

Cons

E-learning has been frustrating this year.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Chicago Public Schools

3.4
(50 Reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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How is diversity at Chicago Public Schools?

...Insecure principals, inequity and inequality in the school system....Read More

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Chicago Public Schools Interviews

Experience
Positive60%
Negative15%
Neutral25%
Getting an Interview
Applied online46%
Employee Referral25%
In Person18%
Difficulty
2.7
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    Test Proctor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Chicago Public Schools (United States) in Nov 2020

    Interview

    The entire process went fairly smoothly. Although virtual, the interview itself was conducted in a very straightforward manner. Although projected to take half an hour, things were wrapped up early with lots of time for any questions.
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Company Updates

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Chicago Public Schools

May 20, 2019

With equity at the heart of our Five-Year Vision, we are embarking on a first-of-its-kind Curriculum Equity Initiative to ensure all schools have access to a high-quality, culturally-responsive curriculum that meets the needs of all students, especially English learners and students receiving specialized services. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vMdwg

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With equity at the heart of our Five-Year Vision, we are embarking on a first-of-its-kind Curriculum Equity Initiative to ensure all schools have access to a high-quality, culturally-responsive curriculum that meets the needs of all students, especially English learners and students receiving specialized services.

Chicago Public Schools Awards & Accolades

  • National Top 50 Green CompaniesGreen Power Partnership2012

Pledges & Certifications

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

  • First Job Programs

    Maintain entry-level hiring and career development programs to give people career starts

Chicago Public Schools FAQ

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What is health insurance like at Chicago Public Schools?

...time employee...not qualified for health insurance....

August 8, 2020

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