National Teachers Academy

Welcome

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
773-534-9970

Enrollment: 703
A CPS Neighborhood School

Upcoming Events

Weekly Announcement December 5

The NTA Book Fair is here! The fair will be open from Monday December 5 to Friday December 9. Families can visit the book fair before school from 7:30-8:30am on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, or after school any day of the week between 3:45-6pm.

Winter MAP testing begins on Monday, December 12 for grades 2-8 and ends on December 21. Winter MAP does not determine promotion or student grades, but provides helpful data points with which teachers can measure progress and can plan small group instruction. More information will be sent home with your child next week.

Winter MAP testing begins on Monday, December 12 for grades 2-8 and ends on December 21. Winter MAP does not determine promotion or student grades, but provides helpful data points with which teachers can measure progress and can plan small group instruction. More information will be sent home with your child next week. Curriculum Night will be held on Wednesday, December 14 from 5pm-630pm. If you would like to learn more about NTA’s curricular resources, about your child’s academic progress in core subjects, or how to support your child’s growth at home, please be sure to stop by. We hope to see you there.

Book Fair December 5-December 9

The NTA Book Fair is here! The fair will be open from Monday December 5 to Friday December 9. Families can visit the book fair before school from 7:30-8:30am on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, or after school any day of the week between 3:45-6pm.

Curriculum Night

Curriculum Night will be held on Wednesday, December 14 from 5pm-630pm. If you would like to learn more about NTA’s curricular resources, about your child’s academic progress in these core subjects, or how to support your child’s growth at home, please be sure to stop by. We hope to see you there. 

Latest News

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

NTA Named Among 100 Schools Worth Visiting

NTA is named among 100 schools worth visiting for our powerful learning experiences and innovative technology implementation.

NTA Teacher featured in EdWeek

Sherly Chavarria, NTA 5th grade teacher is featured in EdWeek discussing the impact of Chromebooks on her class. This is Ms. Chavarria’s second year implementing chromebooks in her classroom.  She was...

Mia Leonard Maraldi Winner

NTA is proud, honored and overjoyed to announce that Mia Leonard won the AUSL Madeleine Maraldi Award for excellence in teaching. She is among six winners from all across the network....