High School Students

Instituto operates two public charter high schools that serve nearly 1,000 Chicago students annually with unique curriculum, extensive supportive systems, and high expectations. Find out more about the Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy (IHSCA) and the Instituto Justice and Leadership Academy (IJLA).
Instituto also offers a variety of opportunities for any high school student to join us after school and during the summer for a safe and supportive environment. Students from both Instituto schools and the local community join us for activities such as dance and art programs as well as substantial academic tutoring and college preparation programs.
Through our Escalera College Bridge program, Instituto offers additional support to our students beginning in middle school and early in high school, and following them through college enrollment and beyond. Throughout, our committed team provides a comprehensive set of services and resources to ensure each student's successful path to college, including:
  • Academic Tutoring
  • Volunteer and Internship Placements
  • Mentoring and Guidance
  • ACT/SAT Prep
  • College Campus Visits
  • Assistance with College and Financial Aid Applications
  • Recreational Activities
  • And More!
Learn More:
Llamanos a 773-890-0055 para mas informacion sobre nuestros programas.