CTE -- College and Career Selective Academies

Hancock College Prep is proud to announce the following selective Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs:

  • Pre -Engineering Honors Program
  • Pre-Law Honors Program

Each program consists of an academically rigorous, four-year, honors level course of study.  Students will be enrolled in one Pre-Engineering or Pre-Law course per year as part of Hancock’s curriculum. 

In addition to in-class study, students will be exposed to real world opportunities such as internships and job shadowing.

Selection Criteria
Students will be assigned points for their 7th grade final GPA and their 8th grade high school admissions test score; student selections are based on points.  Current CPS and charter school students will take the high school admissions test on Wednesday, October 26 during the school day.  Non-CPS students should hold the following dates for testing: November 5, 6, 12, and 13.  You will schedule a testing date after you apply.  Please note: Hancock is not a testing site.
Scoring rubrics can be found on the GoCPS website here.
Students living in current high school boundaries of Bogan, Curie, Gage Park, Hubbard, Kennedy, and Solorio receive preference.

How to Apply

Online: www.go.cps.edu
Paper: Download at www.go.cps.edu and mail to the address below:
CPS Office of Access & Enrollment
Attn: High School Applications
42 W. Madison Street
Chicago, IL 60602

**The application window for the 2023-2024 school year will open on Wednesday, September 21 and close on Friday, December 2, 2022.**


Pavona, Heather
Director of Admissions/On-Track Coordinator/English Teacher
Phone: 773-535-2410 x50210

Room #: 120