COVID-19 Updates

ChiArts is here to support our scholar-artists, families, and staff as much as possible during our closure due to COVID-19. This page includes resources from CPS and lists the most up-to-date school-wide communications sent to all ChiArts families via email. 

MARCH 6, 2020 UPDATE: Click for overview of ChiArts/CPS guidelines for COVID-19

MARCH 16, 2020 UPDATE: Click for Official School Policy & Procedure

MARCH 18, 2020 UPDATE: Click for ISBE Guidance Regarding Grading

MARCH 19, 2020 UPDATE: Click for announcement regarding school closure until April 21, 2020

MARCH 22, 2020 UPDATE: Click for faculty communication schedules 

MARCH 31, 2020 UPDATE: Click for announcement regarding prolonged school closure through April 30, 2020; haz clic aquí para español

APRIL 1, 2020 UPDATE: Click for the district’s updated meal distribution plan beginning April 6, 2020

+ For academic specific questions, please contact your teacher directly or Ms. Cullen, Assistant Principal. 
+ For arts conservatory related questions, please contact your Arts Heads directly or Ms. Boyer Brown, Managing Director of the Arts Conservatories.

CPS FREE MEAL PROGRAM: All students are provided free meals at CPS school locations. Every student in the household will receive a food bag which will contain three days of breakfast and lunch meals. Families can pick up meals at the district school that’s closest to them Monday through Friday, between 9 AM and 1 PM. ChiArts is not a pick-up location for meals, click here to find your nearest school.

For more information from Chicago Public Schools, read this Frequently Asked Questions document.

This page was last updated on April 1, 2020.