Taft’s registration times for all incoming students are August 21st & 22nd, 8:30am to 1:00pm. After that, registration will take place during regular school hours beginning Tuesday, September 3rd.
Registration for Incoming 9th Grade Students at Taft Freshman Academy:
Please visit the Taft Varsity Campus to register your rising 9th grade student and to select classes for the 2019-2020 school year. The Taft Varsity Campus is located at 6530 West Bryn Mawr Avenue.
Please review required documents below, as there is specific criteria for enrolling a rising 9th grade student.
Please complete and bring the following to your Registration appointment:
Registration for Incoming 9th Grade Students from Taft's "Preference Zone"
8th grade students who live inside of Taft's preference zone, applied through GoCPS during the fall of 2018, and received an offer to Taft on March 29 should visit Taft and register for classes on one of the dates listed above. 8th grade students that live inside of Taft’s preference zone who did not apply to Taft through GoCPS during the fall of 2018 will have the opportunity to do so starting April 29 and ending on May 6. Students need to make sure they select “Taft HS - General Education for Preference Zone” and rank the selection as their first choice when they login to https://go.cps.edu/. Offers will be sent to students on May 31, after which students will visit Taft’s varsity campus to register for classes. Students should not visit Taft to register for classes until they have received a formal offer through GoCPS.
Registration for all Other Students (including transfer students):
Please contact our Admissions Coordinator, Penny Glas, at 773-534-1040 or at email@example.com.
PLEASE NOTE - Taft is not permitted to enroll students that live inside of the new Preference Zone that are attempting to transfer from another CPS high school as a sophomore, junior, or senior. Students from the Preference Zone can only enroll at Taft as rising 9th graders or as transfer students from a private school.
You MUST complete the Pre-Application for Enrollment Form at the right BEFORE registration.