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GENERAL INFORMATION

Students are eligible for enrollment in West Town Academy if they are Chicago residents, 17-21 years of age, have dropped out of Chicago Public Schools, have earned at least four high-school credits, and complete required paperwork. The following paperwork will be required from each student prior to enrollment. All forms or photocopies must be on file prior to beginning classes:

  • High School Transcripts
  • State ID or Driver’s License
  • Social Security Card
  • Birth Certificate
  • Proof of Address
  • Photo ID
  • Health/Immunization Records
  • Drop Letter from previous high school
  • Emergency Contact Form
  • Photographic Release Form
  • Lunch Application Form
  • Other applicable WTA Forms

ANNUAL ACTIVITY FEE

There is a $60.00 annual activity fee. The Activity Fee is due during the week of Orientation. If you have a problem with the fee, please talk to the Registrar immediately. Report cards, transcripts, and diplomas will be held until the fee is paid and books returned. This fee is non-refundable. However, if a student is dismissed from the Academy for any reason, the fee may apply to a subsequent readmission.