NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
Spotlight on Zapata
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All parents need to apply as a school volunteer in order to accompany students on field trips and/or volunteer in the classroom. Parents should sign up on cpsvolunteers.org. The application to apply is found here and parents can choose either English or Spanish.
I suggest you apply for Level II which does not require a TB test nor a background check.
Thank you for your cooperation.
Todos padres necesitan aplicar para ser voluntario en los paseos o para asistir en el salon de clase. Debe aplicar por medio del sitio cpsvolunteers.org. Ahí está la aplicación que Ud. puede completar en Ingles ó Español. Les sugiero que aplican para el nivel II, el cual no requiere antecedentes o prueba de tuberculosis(TB).
Gracias por su cooperación.
Update from CPS
Zapata Warriors Take Action
Seventh and Eighth Grade students in Mrs. Undda's class wrote to Congressman Luis Gutierrez regarding gun violence. Mrs. Ayala and Mrs. Undda both wrote legislative letters. Mrs. Undda hand-delivered these letters to Congressman Gutierrez's Washington, D.C. office after participating in the MarchForOurLives event in D.C. Below is the response students received from Congressman Gutierrez.
Support Our School - Box Tops for Education
Cut out Box Tops for Education and turn them in to your child’s teacher. Box Tops are each worth 10¢ and they add up fast to help our school!
See the link below for a list of products with Box Tops for Education.
Zapata Academy in the News for Academic Success
Zapata Academy was featured in a Chicago Sun-Times article on October 31, 2016. Zapata surpassed the CPS and State averages for PARCC.
2018-2019 Registration and School Year Information