Attention 6th Grade Parents – High Jump Academic Program Application Now Open! 

High Jump Academic Program Application Now Open! 

Hello 6th Grade Students and Families, 

We have exciting news to share with you! High Jump’s Cohort 35 application is now open. High Jump is an organization that provides academic support, one of a kind experiences, access to resources, and educational opportunities for 7th and 8th grade students throughout the city of Chicago who meet the required income thresholds.. The program that they offer is a free 2-year program where students grow academically to best prepare them for high school and beyond! You should apply if you:

  • Are a 6th grader
  • Are motivated to learn and explore new things
  • Have mostly As and Bs and enjoy being challenged
  • Want to participate in hands-on learning 
  • Want to find the best high school that fits your interests and needs 
  • Want to meet new friends from all over the city of Chicago 

If you are an eligible 6th grader and interested in being a part of the High Jump program, create an account and start your application today! Click this link here to find the application and more information about their program. Please note that the application closes on Monday, February 13, 2023. 

Any questions you may have can be directed to That is the fastest way to get a response from a member of the High Jump team in any language. High Jump looks forward to seeing your application soon!