Exemplify Excellence Every Day at National Teachers Academy

We strive to have our parents, teachers, and community members actively involved in our students’ learning. Please visit this page often for the latest news about events, activities, and schedules at National Teachers Academy.

Pre K-8

National Teachers Academy

55 W. Cermak Rd.
Chicago , IL 60616

Enrollment: 820
A CPS Neighborhood School

School Calendar

Keep Track of the Latest Events

Use this calendar for information about happenings at the school.

CPS Schedule

CPS School Calendars

Use the links to the right to view the CPS calendars: your guide to staying on track during the school year.

Bell Schedule

School Day Schedule

National Teachers Academy is a closed campus school. The school day begins at 8:30 a.m. Monday through Friday with Universal Breakfast. Students are dismissed at 3:30 p.m.


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

Appointed Local School Council members needed

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NTA’s appointed local school council is in need of parent leaders for school year 2020-2021! If you would like to help drive school improvement efforts and work more closely with school staff, please complete a nomination form in the main office by February 14, or visit the ALSC table on February 5 from 4-6:30 during parent conference night. For more...

NTA student advancing to the Citywide Spelling Bee

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Congratulations to NTA Student Pearl M. for advancing to the CPS Citywide Spelling Bee, one of only 47 students to do so. She will compete in the competition on March 12 at Hyde Park High School. Go, Pearl, we believe in you!

Traffic pattern during Pick-up and Drop-off time

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Many commuting families have noticed a change in our traffic pattern due to construction near our school building. While pick-up and drop-off are always a busy, bustling time of day, let’s remember that safety of every child must be our number one concern. In showing the NTA Way value of empathy, we ask two things of all commuters:...

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