Dedicated to Promoting Academic and Social Excellence
National Teachers Academy works diligently to provide our students with a strong foundation for success as they strive for greatness. The NTA staff is trained to deliver rigorous academic instruction and create a positive culture and climate.
National Teachers Academy
55 W. Cermak Rd.
Chicago , IL 60616
A CPS Neighborhood School
At National Teachers Academy we have 11 1:1 iPad classrooms, 3 Google Tablet classrooms, and 5 1:1 Chromebook classrooms. We believe in providing our students with 21st century tools and skills. We aim to incorporate technology in ways that develop our students' critical thinking, collaboration and creation ability. We also value our students' roles in our community and leverage technology to amplify the voice and ideas of our future leaders.
Our school health center staff includes licensed, registered and/or certified health professionals who are trained and experienced in community and school health. Our school health centers integrate primary care services with the STARS behavioral health program to provide holistic health services to students and their families.
Regional Gifted Center
Regional Gifted Centers are designed to provide appropriate services for children identifies as gifted. The Regional Gifted Centers provide an accelerated instructional program that places an emphasis on thinking, reasoning, problem solving, and creativity. In addition to rigor in the content areas, instruction includes a world language or Latin, laboratory science, computer science, and fine arts. A differentiated enriched curriculum allows for skills development appropriate for the gifted student's abilities and interests.
National Teachers Academy (NTA) is excited to establish a tuition-based Pre-Kindergarten program for the 2017-2018 school year! NTA’s Pre-Kindergarten program will fuel intellectual creativity, foster independence, boost academic skills, instill a love of learning, and ensure every child is ready to succeed in Kindergarten.
Enrolling Your Child at National Teachers Academy
National Teachers Academy is committed to providing academic and social excellence in a positive and supportive culture to produce productive citizens prepared for a global society. If you would like your child to be a part of this learning community, please follow the steps below.
Procedure To Follow
National Teachers Academy is an attendance-area school. All students who live within the boundaries of their neighborhood schools may attend NTA.
Use the CPS School Locator tool to determine if NTA is your neighborhood school.
Prior to visiting the school, gather the necessary documentation to register your child for school.