If your student is going to be absent from school, please call 773-697-2114 and leave a message with the following information: your student's name, junior or senior, reason for absence, your name, and a phone number where you can be reached. Please call before 8:00 am. Thank you! 

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100% - 90% A
89% - 80% B
79% - 70% C
69% - 60% D
59% - 0% F

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To the DeVry University Advantage Academy High School

DeVry University, in partnership with the Chicago Public Schools, offers a dual enrollment high school. DUAA provides qualified students with the opportunity to graduate with both a high school diploma and an Associate degree in Network Systems Administration or Web Graphic Design. This opportunity is open to qualified students who live in the city of Chicago who complete their sophomore year by June of 2018.

To be eligible to apply to the DeVry Advantage Academy High School, applicants must be:

  • Any Chicago resident who has completed all required 9th and 10th grade courses by the summer of 2018 - . Students who will be juniors next year are invited to apply now!
  • Students with a minimum cumulative grade point average 2.5/4.0
  • Students with a high attendance rate (90%)
  • Students with a successful performance on the DeVry University Entrance Exam

If you are interested in applying for the Class of 2020, please contact Mr. Quitman Dillard at 773-697-2221 or qddillard@cps.edu.

The DeVry Advantage Academy High School is an innovative program that started in July 2004. At the end of four years of high school, it allows students to graduate with a CPS high school diploma and an associate degree in Network Systems Administration or Web Graphic Design. Current sophomores are invited to apply now! Click here to begin
Courses taught by certified CPS teachers and industry-experienced DeVry University professors at DeVry University’s Chicago campus located at 3300 N. Campbell Avenue.

University tuition, books and technology fees are paid for by the DeVry University/Chicago Public Schools partnership.