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Grades preK-8 & 10-12
Families looking to join us in the these grades may apply using our online application system. The application process takes only a few minutes and requires a minimal amount of personal information. The Application Deadline is 11:59 PM on February 27, 2021.
9th Grade ONLY
The Chicago Public Schools district has developed a new unified high school application for all students applying to 9th grade. To apply to the UChicago Charter School’s Woodlawn High School for 9th grade, please click the button below and you will be taken to Go.CPS.edu to complete the online application process.
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