Graduation Requirements - Ombudsman Chicago
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Graduation Requirements

We Help You Meet Chicago Public Schools Graduation Requirements

Ombudsman Chicago helps you meet Chicago Public Schools graduation requirements. Our post-secondary counselors and lead staff will review your transcripts and create your Individual Student Success Plan to establish a clear path toward graduation – and beyond.

Find out more about the Career/Post-Secondary Support provided by Ombudsman Chicago.

2023-2024 High School Graduation Requirements

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Be Prepared for Life After High School

You’ll graduate from Ombudsman Chicago High Schools prepared for life after high school, whether you plan to work, go to college or technical school, or serve in the military. Dual credit, certificate programs and work experience are available to assist you in determining your path.  We will be here to support you through graduation and beyond.

You will participate in a credit bearing seminar course that will include a surveys about your career interests, learning about careers that interest you, and completing your resume, job applications and cover letters to employers. You’ll also explore college options, research schools, fill out an application for Free Application for Federal Students Aid (FAFSA), take the SAT and apply for scholarships.

Ombudsman provides continuing supports for our graduates through the summer melt program to ensure you have everything you need to pursue your career goals.  Graduates are encouraged to keep in touch with their schools and share your continued success!

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