Our students participated in Hour of Code where middle school students learned coding and taught it to the younger students.

Smiles are common in preschool as students realize that learning is fun.  Learn more about preschool...

Shining Moments provide students confidence as they show us everything they've learned.

Band members impress the audience with their talent and catchy tunes. Learn more about band...

Our core curriculum is enhanced with a full spectrum of co-curricular programs including art, creative drama, Spanish, music, and more...

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Apply to NPES

Learn about the enrollment process and requirements. To apply for preschool or kindergarten, please contact Anne Zagotta.  To apply for 1st-8th grade, click here.  Group tours are scheduled for March 4th.  Click here to register.  

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Get to Know Us

Our students grow into impressive and well-rounded young adults. Learn more about their education at NPES.   

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Donate to NPES

Donations further enhance the curriculum and student experience.  Donate Now.  

high school prom - auction 2015

It's time to get out your puffy sleeved dresses and your powder blue tuxedos for a blast from the past!  Dance all night to a DJ rockin' your favorite prom tunes while enjoying traditional prom cuisine and an open bar.  Don't miss an eventful evening of reliving your past, so register now!  There are still 50/50 raffle tickets left where you could earn up to half the pot off of tuition for 2015-2016.  Buy those tickets here.  

hour of code 2014

Check out how our students are learning about technology and coding!  

new PRINCIPAL named

We are excited to announce Dr. Randy Needlman as the next principal of NPES.  Learn more about Dr. Needlman by clicking here.   


We are S.H.A.R.K.S!  S.H.A.R.K.S is our program to promote social awareness and responsibility among our students.  Click here to find what it means!

food for thought

Food is the theme for the 2014-2015 school year!  Learn more about how food issues will be woven into our work across grades and subject areas. 

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feb 25

1st grade patriot project fair   Wed Feb 25 2:00 pm

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feb 26

pep rally  Thurs Feb 26 10:00 am

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feb 28

Auction - high school prom  Sat Feb 28 6:30 pm 

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mar 2

k & 4 green eggs and ham breakfast  Mon Mar 2 9:00 am 

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mar 4

1st grade field trip to the lapidary art museum  Wed Mar 4 9:00 am

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mar 5

3rd and 6th grade field trip to adler  Thurs Mar 5 9:00 am

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mar 6-7

theater program  Fri Mar 6 7:00 pm and Sat Mar 7 6:00 pm

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Who We Are


What sets NPES apart is our strong sense of community.  Here, involved parents work closely with dedicated teachers to nurture each child's full potential. Because we're a small school, your child has more opportunities to shine.  Small classes allow teachers to really get to know your child, tailoring instruction to how your student learns best.  Whether they're learning physics by dropping eggs down a 2nd floor stairwell...or re-enacting immigrants arriving at Ellis Island, our students are inspired to learn.  Your child will be, too.

  • Independent, non-sectarian school: Preschool-8th
  • Academic excellence - test scores in the top 1% of schools nationwide
  • Art, Music, Spanish, Drama, Gym, Science Olympiad
  • Graduates attend Chicago's top high schools

Contact Us

North Park Elementary School 2017 W Montrose Chicago, Illinois 60618
Phone: 773.327.3144      Fax: 773.327.0331     NPES_info@npeschool.org

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