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Graduation Info

Thursday, June 14 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. DePaul University's Reskin Theatre: 60 E. Balbo in the South Loop neighborhood (near Michigan Ave.) Each graduate will receive 4 tickets.
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Hancock to receive state of the art science laboratory

"This week, we announced a $75 million investment that ensures every high school in Chicago will have a state-of-the-art science lab by 2021, meaning that more than 80 schools in neighborhoods throughout the city will get major capital improvements. We are excited to let you know that your school has been selected to receive a new science lab. "

Sophomore Class Bonfire

Hancock HS is hosting it's first ever Sophomore Class Bonfire on Wednesday, May 23rd from 7pm to 9pm
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Important change to the school calendar!

CPS has amended the school calendar to add Tuesday, June 19, 2018 as an instructional day for all CPS students. This will make up for the instructional day lost on February 9, 2018 due to severe weather.
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Dual Program Updates

Have you started your application process? All portions are due (including the placement test) by May 31, 2018.
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The April Issue of the School Newspaper

Stories include: --Some coverage of the walkout against gun violence --What if your dream college rejects you? --A Hancock student gets arrested at a D.C. immigration protest
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Upcoming Events

John Hancock College Preparatory High School at a Glance

  • 99% Freshman On Track rate
  • 99% Sophomore On Track rate
  • 500+ Students with a 3.0 GPA (unweighted) or higher
  • class 19 AP classes offered, including AP Capstone
  • Dual Enrollment and & Dual Credit classes offered in partnership with City Colleges
  • 93.6% Attendance rate

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