Chicago Public Schools Overview

  • www.cps.edu
  • Chicago, IL
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1883
  • School / School District
  • Primary & Secondary Schools
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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, ...

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Chicago Public Schools Reviews

3.3
52%
Recommend to a Friend
38%
Approve of CEO
Pedro Martinez
Pedro Martinez
141 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee

"Administration Matters"

Dec 26, 2022 - Teacher

Pros

Driven to improve teaching practices.

Cons

Initiatives change so often it's hard to keep up.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Chicago Public Schools

3.7
(592 Reviews)

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How is diversity at Chicago Public Schools?

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Chicago Public Schools Interviews

Experience
Positive62%
Negative15%
Neutral23%
Getting an Interview
Applied online52%
Employee Referral22%
In Person15%
Difficulty
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    Interview

    Very simple and straightforward, no hard questions. They asked about prior experience and also expectations for the job. Asked the typical interview questions of strengths and weaknesses. Overall, review questions online and you should be good.
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Company Updates

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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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

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What is paid time off like at Chicago Public Schools?

...Good pay, time off and benefits....

January 10, 2023

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Employees rate Chicago Public Schools 3.3 out of 5 stars based on 2,032 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

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Overall, 52% of employees would recommend working at Chicago Public Schools to a friend. This is based on 1,907 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

62% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Chicago Public Schools as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.7 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Chicago Public Schools.

38% of employees think that Chicago Public Schools has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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