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: 650
A CPS Neighborhood School

Upcoming Events

Quarter 4 Progress Reports

Quarter 4 Progress Reports will be sent home on Friday, May 20th.  

2016-2017 NTA UPDATED Open House and Registration Date

NTA Open House for the 2016-2017 school year will be held on June 6th from 9:00am-11:00am.  Come out and learn about our academic curriculum, school partnerships and take a tour of the NTA campus.  Registration will be held immediately after, beginning at 11am.  Parents or legal guardians please bring the following documentation.  An original copy of your child’s birth certificate, 2 proofs of residency and a photo ID.

All Kindergarten Registration

NTA will hold kindergarten registration for the 2016-2017 RGC, Options for Knowledge and Neighborhood programs on June 21st from 7:30am-4pm.  Parents or guardians registering their child should bring a photo ID, an original copy of their child’s birth certificate, and two proofs of residency.   

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....