National Teachers Academy


National Teachers Academy seeks to create a challenging learning environment that encourages high expectations for success through developmentally appropriate instruction that allows for individual differences and learning styles. NTA is committed to providing academic and social excellence in a positive and supportive culture to produce productive citizens prepared for a global society.

Pre K-8

National Teachers Academy

55 W. Cermak Rd.
Chicago , IL 60616

Enrollment: 820
A CPS Neighborhood School

Upcoming Events

Chinese New Year Celebration

Week of January 27: Chinese New Year Celebration, select grades

Quarter ends

Quarter ends, no school for students.

Latest News

Below you will find information about National Teachers Academy’s activities, milestones, and events.

Wresyling shoes - thank you!!

Thank you to all who contributed to the DonorsChoose link for the wrestling shoes! The project was fulfilled. This will bring the total amount to over 40 pairs, allowing for our full team to...

Message from J at School / Child Care for January 20 and January 30

Hello Parents! Winter Break is all over, but there are two more School’s Out Days coming up this month, Jan. 20 and Jan. 31. We have some exciting programs happening to keep kids going...

January Attendance Incentive: Free Movie Tickets!

All students with perfect attendance from January 6 to January 30 will be eligible to win a $50 AMC movie gift card and enjoy a special lunch with the attendance team and Principal Castelaz. Three winners...