2022-23 Important Information (New Information Every Week) Pt. 4

First Day of School:

August 22, 2022

Pre-school Building:  8:00 am -3:00 pm  Breakfast will be provided

Primary Building:  8:00 am – 3:00 pm Students can arrive at 7:45 am for breakfast

Middle School Building: 8:30 am – 3:30 pm Students can arrive at 8:00 am for breakfast

Classroom assignments for 1st- 8th grades will be available the week of August 15th
Supply Lists:


Kindergarten Families Meet and Greet

Playground fun to meet classmates and for the students to tour their classroom
Classroom assignments will be available on Friday,  August 12th. 

August 18, 2022
Primary Building – Mary Richardson Park

  • Room 131: 9:00 am -10:00 am
  • Room 124: 10:30 am – 11:30 am
  • Room 127: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm 

PreK -8th grade Families Back to School Picnic

August 27, 2022 
Primary Building: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Sign up to volunteer and invitation: 


Bring a blanket or lawn chair
Food, drinks, D.J. and games will be provided
Each family is asked to bring one sharable treat and/or dessert. No peanut products

Eighth Grade Families- Test Prep Chicago
August 30- October 18, 2002
Private tutor to prepare students for high school exam
Middle School Building:3:45 pm – 5:45pm
To register for the course, please visit www.testprepchicago.com.
Email info@testprepchicago.com or call (312) 848-1266 with questions.

2022-2023 Important CPS Dates 
Find upcoming CPS events here, organized by category.

2022-2023 South Loop School  Important Dates
Find upcoming South Loop events and activities


Vaccination Proof
Please bring your child’s original vaccination card to the school (1601 S Dearborn Building) now – August 22nd. The office will make a copy for our files. This will prevent exclusion from school during a COVID exposure if your  vaccinated child is not showing any COVID related symptoms.

More COVID information will be provided during the week of August 8th.