Office of Access and Enrollment


On June 26, 2019, the Chicago Board of Education voted to adopt a policy in response to the State of Illinois Accelerated Placement Act, which allows for the following:

  • Early entrance to kindergarten
  • Early entrance to first grade
  • Whole-grade acceleration (grade skipping)
  • Single-subject acceleration

Information on each of these initiatives can be found in the document below.


Page Last Modified on Wednesday, February 12, 2020