Urban Prep Academies, Chicago’s first and only network of all-boys charter public high schools. Seeing is Believing events provide interested parties with an opportunity to tour a campus and speak to campus leaders. Please join us and experience the wonderful things happening at Urban Prep. Click here for more details.
The 6thAnnual Commencement Exercises of Urban Prep Academies will be held on Saturday, June 113, 2015 at the Civic Opera House located at 20 N. Upper Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60606. 200 young men will walk across the stage to receive their high school diplomas during the event. The graduating seniors—all African-American males—hail from Urban
Interested in learning more about Urban Prep and the enrollment process? Information Sessions are designed to provide prospective students and their families with details about Urban Prep’s college-preparatory curriculum, student programs and activities, and admissions process. Click here to register for sessions about the 2015-16 admissions process
On the evening of Monday, March 2, 2015, Urban Prep senior Deonte Hoard was shot and killed while walking to his home in the South Deering neighborhood. An exuberant young man, Mr. Hoard was a member of Urban Prep’s Basketball and Track teams, and had been admitted to several colleges. Mr. Hoard was the first