Our Mission

At Mitchell, parents, staff and community partners collaboratively facilitate the intellectual, physical and emotional
growth of all students. We model the work ethic, commitment to learning and commitment...

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News & Announcements

Preschool Registration
If you have accepted a spot for preschool at Mitchell Elementary, please come register at the school August 23rd-August 25th between the hours of 7:30am-3:00pm.
Family Resources for Math
We hope you made it out to the Family Math night on October 26th. Please look here for helpful resources for families at home.
Here Comes the Band
Students in Grades 4th and up can join the Mitchell School Band
Tot-Time at Mitchell for interested preschool families (See Calendar for Dates)
This is an excellent opportunity for children to meet new friends and socialize in a structured preschool environment. For parents, this is a great way to learn more about Mitchell School and our dynamic Pre-K program.
Right At School Registration

Right At School Registration Right At School is running a FREE REGISTRATION promotion from Feb. 16 - March 10! After March 10th the annual registration will drop to $45 for the remainder of the school year. Please see flyer for additional information.
Looking for a safe, caring way to extend your child’s learning and fun after school? Right At School is available here at school every day until 6PM. Visit to register or learn more.
Application process for K and other grades for 2017-2018 is OPEN
School Tours are offered every month and all are welcome. Dates are posted on the calendar.
Mitchell is a neighborhood school. Mitchell also opens a number of spaces in a variety of grades through the Options Lottery program. Applications for the lottery can be found in in the link below. All students outside of the neighborhood boundaries MUST apply through the lottery (siblings included).
For questions about how to register, call the main office (773-534-7655) or email Ms. Milberg.
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Fixed vs Growth Mindset

In the News

Mitchell Ranked top 15 Elementary School in Chicago
Chicago Magazine ranks Mitchell #13 in the City of Chicago.
6th Grade Student, Luis Mario Delgado, has original composition piece performed live (see minute 12:15)
Luismario in 6th grade just had a piece he composed performed by a professional ensemble in NY, performed alongside pieces by Middle and High School students from all over the nation. To watch his piece be performed, click here and go to 12:12.
Chelsea Clinton Visits Mitchell
Chelsea Clinton Challenges Chicago Students to Change the World
Bobcat Gardeners featured on CBS news
Our Mitchell School Garden Club was featured on CBS news this spring as students prepared to harvest food through the Eat What You Grow program.
Starcom Volunteers come to Mitchell for Day of Service
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Upcoming Events

Aug 24
  • Time: 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Location: Smith Park - 2526 W Grand Ave
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