The first day of school in Chicago for the 2020-2021 school year is planned for Tuesday, September 8, 2020. Chicago parents of children in public school live by the school calendar, and many local preschools follow the public school schedule, too. You'll want to bookmark the Chicago Public School Calendar for the 2020-2021 school year.
That said, the 2020-21 school year may not turn out as planned; after the last day of school on Tuesday, June 16, 2020, what happens next is anyone's guess. Stay up to date with all of the coronavirus news and changes in the Mommy Poppins Pandemic Stay-at-Home Guide; as soon as info is released about what to expect in the new school year, we will let you know!