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RTC at South Side Trauma Center Ground Breaking Ceremony

 RTC at South Side Trauma Center Ground Breaking Ceremony
09/21/2016

On Thursday, September 15, 2016, students and Scholars from our partner school Richard T. Crane Medical Preparatory High School attended a ground breaking ceremony for the University of Chicago South Side Trauma Center. At the ceremony, RTC students met Mayor Rahm Emanuel, State Senator Mattie Hunter, and other public officials.  Read more here: http://chicagodefender.com/2016/09/16/ground-breaking-ceremony-for-university-of-chicago-south-side-trauma-center/ …Read more

High Graduation Rate at Westinghouse

09/14/2016

Our partner school, George Westinghouse College Prep, was highlighted in the Chicago Sun-Times last week in an article about CPS graduation rates. Westinghouse has the second highest graduation rate in CPS with a 96.7% five-year graduation rate.  Read more here: http://chicago.suntimes.com/politics/neighborhood-schools-lead-to-rise-in-cps-2016-graduation-rates/   Furthermore, two of our partner schools, George Westinghouse College Prep and Lindblom Math and Science Academy were ranked in Chicago Magazin'e top 20 high schools in Chicago. Read…Read more

Partner School Ranked Top 20 by Chicago Magazine

08/24/2016

Chicago Magazine recently published The Best Public Schools in Chicago's Suburbs. We're excited that our partner school Maine East High School was ranked #18.  Read more here: www.chicagomag.com/Chicago-Magazine/September-2016/Best-Public-Schools/Suburbs.…Read more

George Westinghouse College Prep inducts its first class of Schuler Scholars

 George Westinghouse College Prep inducts its first class of Schuler Scholars
06/16/2016

George Westinghouse College Prep (GWCP) inducted its first class of Schuler Scholars June 13 as part of a recent partnership between the high school and the Schuler Scholar Program (Schuler) to make access to highly selective colleges a reality for students in the city of Chicago. “Every incoming Schuler Scholar is a remarkable student who came highly recommended from their 8th grade teachers,” said Ali Morguson, Schuler School Director at GWCP, of her incoming 20 Scholars. “It speaks volumes about the caliber of this group that they not…Read more

MHS inducts its first class of Schuler Scholars

 MHS inducts its first class of Schuler Scholars
05/17/2016

Mundelein High School inducted its first class of Schuler Scholars May 16 as part of a recent partnership between the high school and the Schuler Scholar Program to help increase college access for Mundelein’s students. The induction took place at 6 p.m. at the Mundelein High School cafeteria.  Since 2001, the Schuler Scholar Program has helped highly motivated, yet underrepresented students in Lake and Cook counties gain access to and succeed at some of the most selective colleges in the nation. Schuler Scholars are invited to learn more about…Read more

Schuler Scholars: 15 years of College Access

05/02/2016

LAKE BLUFF – For the last 15 years, the Schuler Scholar Program has helped high-potential yet under-served students gain access to and succeed at highly selective colleges and beyond. This year is no different. Of scholars who complete the high school program, 100 percent go on to competitive private colleges and receive, on average, over $50,000 in annual, non-loan financial aid from the colleges that they attend. Nearly all Schuler Scholars are first-generation college students, and more than 80 percent come from minority populations that are…Read more

North Chicago students celebrate 100% college acceptance

04/28/2016

LAKE FOREST, IL: Three North Chicago Community High School (North Chicago, IL) students were accepted to all of the highly selective, private colleges and universities to which they applied. “I feel proud that I am going to college and that I have my pick of colleges,” says Darius Stewart, class valedictorian at North Chicago, who is currently deciding between Emory University and the Washington University in St. Louis. Fellow peers, Jevaughn Hartley and Anthony Rodriguez, share in his excitement.  “Colorado College was one school that…Read more

Scholars compete for the Schuler Cup

Scholars compete for the Schuler Cup