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Our Mission

The University of Chicago Charter School prepares 100% of students for college acceptance and graduation through a PreK to 12 superhighway which cultivates culturally aware critical thinkers and leaders.

Five-Year Strategic Plan

With input and collaboration from parents, teachers, and community stakeholders and the assistance of the Boston Consulting Group, the University of Chicago Charter School has created a Five-Year Strategic Plan to guide the Charter’s work in realizing its mission.

MissionThe University of Chicago Charter School prepares 100% of students for college acceptance and graduation through a PreK to 12 superhighway which cultivates culturally aware critical thinkers and leaders.
ValuesScholarship Leadership Excellence Grit
GoalsStrategies
College
Prepare 100% of UChicago Charter students to achieve college admission and graduation
Establish high expectations through a college-graduation culture
Establish UCCS as a top 5 school to retain students in a PreK to 12 SuperHighway
Talent
Become an intellectual destination for teachers
Attract, develop and retain the best and most collaborative teachers, leaders and staff
Parents & Community
Involve and engage families
Engage families as partners in student success
National Impact
Influence urban education nationally
Transform UChicago Charter School into a locus for developing knowledge, people and practice
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