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Chicago Tech Academy’s mission is to educate, empower and connect a diverse next generation of entrepreneurial thinkers, to discover their passions, succeed in college and career, and thrive in a digital world.  Our unique curriculum incorporates project-based learning, entrepreneurial principles, STEM coursework, and real world experiences with Chicago companies. 

ChiTech students get to:

  • Compete as a mighty Panther in the Chicago Public League in Football, Basketball, Volleyball, and Track  
  • Participate in one or more of 30 student-run, student-initiated clubs, and activities  
  • Access first rate academic partners including; Embarc, OneGoal and Genesys Works 
  • Create their own business or tech start-up
  • Design mobile apps , websites and video games
  • Receive early college credit through AP, dual credit or dual enrollment courses
  • Code web pages using cutting edge tools like HTML5 and CSS3
  • Learn programming languages like JavaScript, Ruby, and C++
  • Attend behind the scenes field trips at leading tech firms
  • Network with industry professionals and be mentored by some of the city’s biggest names in tech 

Our goal is to help students like you achieve your dreams in a unique, technology-focused, student-led environment.

Check out what a couple of our students say about the ChiTech experience!

Introducing Chicago Tech Academy

Admissions Contact:

Ja’Vida Ford
Manager of Enrollment

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