Dr. Janice Jackson just announced the new capital plan for CPS which includes new operating investments which will have a direct impact on Bell School. Beginning this fall, CPS will provide a full time case manager position for Bell School. This is very exciting news and we look forward to introducing our new case manager to the Bell community in the coming weeks. Click here to read the full announcement.
Fall registration is open for Right At School programs!
Get the "15 by 15" discount!
REGISTER by JUNE 15 and pay a registration fee of only $15!
Returning Families: we have a brand new registration portal that we think you'll really love! But that does mean you must create a new account for your family. We promise, it's just this once.
We hope to see your children this fall!
Parent volunteers welcome. Sign up here - http://signup.com/go/wVuAqHz
Janice Jackson, CEO of Chicago Public Schools, will be hosting a town hall meeting to hear from parents and community members about how our schools can best support Chicago students and families. The meeting will take place on Monday, May 21st at Amundsen High School at 6:00 p.m.
At the meeting, Dr. Jackson will provide a brief overview of the state of our schools and reserve the majority of the time for parents to speak.
Bell administration will be present and hope you can join them at this informative meeting.
Join us at the monthly Local School Council meeting in May to hear Ms. Miller present the State of the School address. The presentation will include information about our new school improvement plan, test scores, budget priorities, and much more. The meeting will take place on Thursday, May 17th at 7:00 p.m. in the school library. All parents and community members are invited to attend.
Students in grades 2-8 will begin to take the NWEA Map test when the window opens the week of May 14th. Grades levels will test during different weeks. Please see the schedule below and reach out to your child's teacher for more detailed information.
Week of May 14th Grade 5
Week of May 21st Grades 3, 6, 7 and 8
Week of May 28th Grade 4
Week of June 2nd Grade 2
Congratulations to our Local School Council Members for 2018-2020.
Please join us for Bell School’s first STEAM Family Night on Thursday, April 12, from 6 - 8 p.m. All ages are welcome to come explore the many ways that STEAM activities enrich our lives. There will be sessions lead by Bell teachers as well as by outside vendors. You can participate in activities, or you can wander around and take it all in! Best of all, the SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIR will be up and running in the Library!
Sign up at the link above for parent-teacher conferences on Wednesday, April 18. The system is now available to schedule your conferences.
If you would like to enroll your child in our neighborhood program for the fall, please schedule an appointment online at bit.ly/Bell18-19. Appointments will take place during the weeks of April 23rd and 30th and will continue through May on an as needed basis.
Students must be 5 years old on or before September 1st, 2018 to enter kindergarten. Please bring the following documentation with you:
Welcome to the new Bell website. We hope you find the information you need.
Registration for the 2017-2018 School Year