student teaching Placements

The following organizations are examples of internship sites where Chicago Center students have recently been placed. Click the logos to learn more about each school. 

The Nettlehorst School

Located in East Lakeview, the Nettelhorst School is a Chicago Public School (CPS) Fine and Performing Arts magnet cluster school.

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John T. McCutcheon Elementary School

McCutcheon is a community school with a diverse student and teaching population.

McCutcheon educates the whole child through an inquiry based educational experience and is committed to maintaining an inclusive and collaborative educational environment, which supports all learners.

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James Shields Middle School

As one of the few middle schools in Chicago, we are uniquely positioned to serve the needs of grade 5-8 students. We believe that students at this age deserve a program of study that is uniquely specialized to their developmental needs and we strive to provide an experience that will help students grow academically and socially.

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Lane Tech High School

Lane has produced more PhD’s than any high school in the nation and is Chicago’s largest high school, providing an especially broad array of academic and extracurricular offerings.

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Sidney Sawyer Elementary School

Sawyer seeks to be a school which challenges all of its students to be successful, while nurturing them academically, civically and socially.

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Irma C. Ruiz Elementary School

A Fine and Performing Arts Magnet Cluster school, Ruiz Elementary offers a wide variety of programs integrated through the fine arts for all students. 

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Evergreen Academy Middle School

Students at Evergreen Academy follow a departmental schedule similar to high school and receive instruction in exploratory classes. Rigorous academic programs include honors literature and algebra (HS credit) for select students.

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Nicholas Senn High School

Senn is a Wall-to-Wall IB World School that offers the IB Middle Years and Diploma Programmes, a selective IB Diploma Prep Program, and a Magnet Fine and Performing Arts Program.

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A.N. Pritzker School

Pritzker School serves grades K-8 with its neighborhood magnet-cluster school focused on fine and performing arts and a Regional Gifted Center. 

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South Shore Fine Arts Academy

South Shore Fine Arts Academy partners with South Loop School, and builds on its model of high-quality instruction, fine arts embedded in the curriculum, and extended day programming.

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Thomas Kelly High School

Kelly combines selective enrollment in IB, AP, Honors, and AVID college prep programs with a freshmen academy, award-winning performing arts, and comprehensive bilingual services in Chinese and Spanish to develop strong leaders and engaged students prepared for global opportunities.

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Lindblom Math and Science Academy

Lindblom, a US News & World Report Gold Medal School, offers high-achieving students unique programs in critical world languages, math and science. With the largest Mandarin language program in Chicago and the largest non-heritage Arabic program in the United States, our language program affords students unique and rich opportunities.

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