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Do you have a question for the Chicago Public Schools? Complete all the fields below to submit your question. You should receive a response from us within 5-15 business days. Please make sure you check out our frequently asked questions, as there may already be an answer to your inquiry.

You can also view the sections below to find an answer to your question quickly.

How can I check my child's grades online?


Use the Parent and Student Portal to check grades and attendance online. View the links below for more information.


Check your child's grades

Check your grades

Parent Portal overview

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Where can I find info about CPS jobs?

New job listings are posted every Wednesday online. You can view additional job information and apply for job listings on the Human Resources website.

I'm a CPS employee. Who do I contact if I have a staff-related question?

Current employees can view CPS benefits and personnel information Opens in a new window icon online. There you can view paychecks, personal information, benefits, and contact names and numbers for our various HR departments.

How can I learn more about your HR department?

Human Resources has a special website dedicated to both future and current members of the CPS team.

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How can I request a copy of my transcripts?

To obtain a copy of your transcripts please fill out an Application for Student Records. Applications can be found by visiting our Student Records page. You can mail or fax the application to the locations provided on the form.

When will I receive my transcripts?

If you graduated prior to 1989, it can take up to 10-15 business days to receive your transcripts. If you graduated after 1989 it can take 2-3 business days.

Who do I contact with questions regarding my transcripts?

For additional questions, please contact Former Student Records at(773) 553-2340.

How do I know if you received my fax?

Due to the large number of faxes we receive, we cannot provide confirmation of receipt. However, most fax machines print out a message confirming the recipient's phone number and number of pages sent. Please use that printout as your confirmation message.

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