Author - Christine Whitley

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Christine Whitley is School Choice Consultant as well as a CPS parent. She helps parents navigate the selection and admission process for Chicago schools at the preschool and elementary school level. Learn more at her website:

What To Expect When You're Expecting (to send your child to CPS)

Congratulations, you have a baby! Next to nursery decor, nanny vs. daycare, and which urban stroller to buy, what’s the next most important issue on your list? School of course! If you’re considering sending your little one to one of Chicago’s public schools, in a few years, here are some essential facts to know ahead of time:

Who: Anyone who lives within the city limits of Chicago can send their child to a CPS school. If you don’t live in the city but are planning to move here, you ca...

Posted on August 28, 2013 at 7:29 AM by Christine Whitley