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

Remote learning starts on April 13th

Remote learning starts on April 13th

Now Accepting Preschool Applications for the 2020/2021 School Year

‚ÄčThe enrollment period for the Early Bird Preschool program is now open!  Families can apply online at or over the phone at 312.229.1690.  Click here for more information.

NTA 2020-2021 Kindergarten Registration Survey

If you have an incoming Kindergartener that you would like to register for the 2020-2021 school year please complete the attached survey.  NTA will be gathering the information provided for Kindergarten Registration and will be in contact with you soon.  


Latest News

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

NTA is CPS Grab-and-Go meal site

NTA will remain open as a meal distribution site during Spring Break April 6th - 9th (but not on Good Friday, April 10), then will reopen on Monday, April 13th. Families may pick up...

Technology Request Form

If your child needs access to technology in order to participate in remote learning, please complete this request form. Until devices arrive directly from CPS, NTA will be loaning out...

COVID 19 School Response and Resources

NTA is taking the following steps in to prevent the exposure of students, staff and families to COVID 19 (Coronavirus).Students are encouraged and allowed to wash hands with soap whenever using the bathroom....