We are accepting applications!

CLHS is now accepting applications for the 2016-2017 school year. If you know of an 8th grade shining star that would like to apply, please refer them to us. Download the application here. If you have any questions, please talk with us at the high school office.


  • Blood Drive CLHS will be having a blood drive on June 2nd. Please talk to Ms. VP or Richy if you'd like to participate.
    Posted May 27, 2016, 10:26 AM by Mr Sidarous
  • Jardincito Math Photos of one of our fabulous math teachers- Ms. Maletsky- and her advanced algebra class at our Jardincito Community Garden at 23rd & Whipple! The students and Ms. Maletsky loved it ...
    Posted May 17, 2016, 2:04 PM by Mr Sidarous
  • Life Directions Butterfly Garden Project Three sophomore students, Jose Garcia, Megan Paschedag and Estanislao Blas, from Spry Community Links High School joined Life Directions staff and over dozen DePaul University students to begin the work ...
    Posted May 10, 2016, 9:20 PM by Mr Sidarous
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  • Life Directions celebrates 25 years in Chicago Life Directions is an organisation that" inspires achieving peers to want to motivate, mentor and lead their peers to take charge of their Life Direction!" They recently celebrated 25 years ...
    Posted Mar 4, 2016, 9:42 AM by Mr Sidarous
  • CLHS Students participate in Senate subcommitee hearing Senator Dick Durbin, Chairman of the Senate Defense Appropriations Subcommittee, held a Senate subcommittee hearing at Phoenix Military Academy on May 19th. CLHS students were in attendance as Durbin urged ...
    Posted May 20, 2014, 1:58 PM by Mr Sidarous
  • CLHS Students featured in the Chicago Tribune The May 2nd, 2014 issue of the Chicago Tribune features letters written by several CLHS students. Please congratulate Martin Padilla, Mia Lugo, Daisy Gonzalez and Ashley Rodriguez and engage them ...
    Posted May 2, 2014, 7:49 AM by Mr Sidarous
  • Community Links Faculty present at 2014 Coalition for Community Schools National Forum in Cincinnati Please congratulate Mr. Borras, Ms. Dodson, and Mr. Jaques, who presented on "Transformation and Equity From Within and Outside the Community School Classroom" at the 2014 Coalition for Community Schools ...
    Posted Apr 22, 2014, 12:42 PM by Mr Sidarous
  • Karina Chaparro selected for the CEO's Student Advisory Council If you see Karina in the halls, congratulate her on her recent appointment to Barbara Byrd-Bennett's Student Advisory Council. The Student Advisory Council (SAC) is a diverse group ...
    Posted Mar 3, 2014, 2:07 PM by Mr Sidarous
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