Useful Web Sites

 

Please take a moment to peruse these helpful sites for parents.

CPS Parent Portal (Parent Connection)
Want to stay up-to-date on your child’s progress throughout each quarter? Request your “Parent Portal” access information from the main office, and click here for instructions on establishing your account .

CPS Main Web Site
Check it this helpful site for parents and students. It includes updated information on the school year calendar, proposed budgets, summer jobs, financial aid, and much more.

Friends of Blaine
This independent, not-for-profit 501(c)(3) group is comprised of parent volunteers charged with raising money to support high-quality educational and artistic programming for all the students at Blaine. Want to know about our great events? Or become a member?

National PTA
This website describes the goals of the National PTA, which include developing leadership, promoting diversity, and creating stronger advocates for all children.

Illinois PTA
This website describes the goals of the Illinois PTA, which include increasing membership, developing leadership, promoting diversity, and creating stronger advocates for all children.

Chicago Public Library
This website is a great resource for children and parents, alike. Find local libraries, put books on hold, check out schedules for local events, and discover Chicago history. All at your local Chicago Public Library.

Chicago Police Department – Clear Path
The Chicago Police Department’s CLEARpath site offers important information, the latest news, and information on the Department’s programs and community-oriented services.

Pre-K Activity Site
The CPS Virtual Pre-K website supports the development of students at the Pre-K level. The site includes ideas for activities, book lists, parent discussion boards, and a calendar or age-appropriate activities in the city. Click on the “guest pass” to take a quick peek.

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