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Principal's Message

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Welcome to Curie High School, home of the Condors! We believe Curie is the most exciting high school in Chicago! We offer a diverse range of academic programs that develop the potential of every unique student we serve and put them on the path to post-secondary success. Curie is known for its excellence in alumni college success as well as in athletics and extracurricular clubs. No matter where Condors go or what they strive to do, they always soar!

Student Spotlight

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Curie sophomore Eric Nieto is a Latin Grammy Nominee! Eric is part of Mariachi Herencia de México, an ensemble of youth from Chicago, whose album “Nuestra Herencia” was nominated for best album in ranchera music! The Latin Grammy Awards will be held on Nov. 16 in Las Vegas.

Recent News

Ms. Wilson, Dance Teacher, Finalist for the Global Teacher Prize!

Ms. Wilson was selected as of one of the 50 finalists from more than 30,000 nominations for the Global Teacher Prize, which is handed out by the Varkey Foundation. While at Curie, she has choreographed 18 musicals and 20 dance concerts. The final 50 nominees for the award are from 33 different countries, according to Varkey. The top 10 finalists will be announced in February 2018, with the winner crowned a month later at the Global Education and Skills Forum in Dubai.

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Curie Metro High School At A Glance

  • 94% Students who agree or strongly agree that the curriculum at this school is focused on helping students get ready for college
  • 73% College Persistence rate; 13% above CPS average
  • award 4 Consecutive years beating the world average IB Diploma pass rate
  • 53% Graduates earning early college and career credentials
  • scholarship 89% Percent IB Diploma Programme Pass Rate
  • 59% College Graduation rate; 11% above CPS average
We strive for excellence!