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First Day of School

August 30, 2021

Pre-school: Universal: 8 am – 3:00 pm

                    Cluster Program: 8am – 11:15 am and 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

                    Tuition based and 8:00 am 6:00 pm  

Primary Kdg: 3rd: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Middle School 4th-8th : 8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Right at School Aftercare: Preschool 3:00 pm – 6:00pm

                                            Primary 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm 

                                            Middle School 3:30 pm -6:00 pm
New Students Only: Parents can enroll/register for after- care after August 18th.Below are the registration links for Right At School after school program.  
Right At School General Website

After School Registration LinksPre-K Registration

Primary K-3rd Registation

Middle School 4th-8th Registration

Staff, students and visitors will be required to wear a mask during school hours including recess, and after –care.  

Frequently Asked Questions – 2021-2022 Parent Handbook

Supply List

As we wait for clear reopening guidance, please purchase the bare necessities of school supplies for students to use the first two weeks of school.

2021-2022 Supply List for Remote and Hybrid Learning (in-person learning)

School Uniform- Gym Uniform

Please purchase only a minimum number of tops and bottoms until we see how school reopening unfolds.

Preschool students do not wear school or gym uniforms.

South Loop School’s Spirit wear

Wait for CPS guidance prior to ordering school spirit wear.

Update: You are allowed to purchase the blue gym shirt available on the shop’s website.

Sign up for Parent Portal 

Parent Portal (Aspen)

Use the Parent Portal to easily and conveniently check grades, attendance, and other information about your student’s progress.­services-and-supports/­parent-and-student-portal/­parent-portal/­

School Fee: $75

Current families, please pay your school fee now. New families please wait until after August 25th to pay school fees. I am asking every family (Kdg- 8th grades only) to pay a school fee for a minimum of one child per family.  Please pay the school fee before September 30, 2021. School fees will cover the cost of recess and lunch supervision- $ 48,000.00.

Use this link for any school related fees.

Back to School Picnic

August 28, 2021

11am – 1pm 

1212 S. Plymouth Court Building

Families are asked to donate one peanut free dessert, one individual healthy beverage such as small bottles of water, juice boxes and a bag of ice.