Polaris Charter Academy

Accepting Applications for Grades K-7
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Exhibition Night: A Celebration of Learning
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Congratulations Class of 2019!!!
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Congratulations Donald! Our Last Light Leader of the Year
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Girls Track & Field Meet Results 5/3/19
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Better World Day
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Now Accepting Students

PDF Application or Online Application below

Polaris 2019-2020 Application

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Online Application

Join Our Crew!

Polaris is hiring for the 2019-20 school year.  If you have a passion for educating students to be life-long learners and citizens with a strong sense of personal and civic responsibility, we’re looking for YOU!

Come join the most highly dynamic, dedicated, and engaging crew of educators in the city of Chicago!

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Upcoming Events

08/12/2019
Classes Begin

09/02/2019
No School-Labor Day

09/27/2019
No School-PD for Teachers

10/01/2019
Progress Reports sent home

Working Together for Education

Learn about other organizations that Polaris partners with to support our students in their academic development:

Horizons for Youth

Orion's University

Thank You for Supporting Our 2018 Spring Benefit
Your Gifts at Work!

WHERE DOES RESPONSIBILITY LIE?
8th Graders will investigate responsibility throughout the year to prepare for their final Independent Study expedition!

HOW DOES ONE EFFECT CHANGE?
Check out the 7th grader’s work on change and food choice during the school year.

WHAT’S IN OUR WATER???
Polaris 5th and 6th graders investigate what makes clean water clean.

CAN YOU FEEL THE POWER?
Third and 4th graders can!

CAUTION: CARTOGRAPHERS AT WORK!
The 1st and 2nd graders are mapping out their road to success!

REAL WORLD LEARNING – TYPE 2 DIABETES
Eighth graders learn to make a diagnosis!

SEE ALL YOUR GIFTS AT WORK!

Where Learning Has No Boundaries.
Where Learning Has No Boundaries.