Gillespie Tech receives a "1+" Performance Rating as a Neighborhood School!!!!      Gillespie Tech named 1st SMART Showcase School in CPS!!
Dr. Michelle Renee Willis, Principal
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GILLESPIE TECH Goes to Springfield!

Gillespie Tech Students will be making their 5th trip to Springfield, IL. to demonstrate how technology is used at Gillespie!
Mrs. Prinz from Gillespie Tech Named a Golden Apple Award Finalist!

CHICAGO (March 16, 2015) -- Golden Apple, a leading nonprofit committed to celebrating and developing great teachers with the ability and passion to make life-changing differences in the lives of students, proudly announced today that Mrs. Prinz from Gillespie Tech is one of 30 finalists for the 2015 Golden Apple Awards for Excellence in Teaching. The awards recognize and honor outstanding teachers for their role in building a stronger, better-educated society. This year’s finalists were selected from a pool of more than 600 nominations, and represent Pre-K-3rd grade teachers throughout Chicago and the surrounding suburbs. For a full lists of finalists, visit
Super Duper Attendance Raffle

Perfect attendance raffle promises fantastic prizes!
Winter Edition of The Gillespie Tech Gazette

Download and read the Winter 2015 issue of the Gillespie Tech Gazette, the official school newsletter. Second quarter honors and awards are listed (Principal's List, Honor Roll, Good Citizenship, Perfect Attendance and Super Parents & Guardians) along with lots of reminders and other information!
CPS adds 2 school days because of closings related to snow, cold

Students will attend two more days of classes. Summer break will begin after classes on June 19.
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Upcoming Events

8th Grade Celebration
Date: May 21
Location: The Odyssey
Memorial Day Holiday - No School
Date: May 25
8th Grade Graduation
Date: Jun 15
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Simeon Vocational Career Academy, 8147 South Vincennes Avenue, Chicago, IL 60620

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