Mark your calendars now: School Tour registration for the fall season (Oct-Dec) goes live on our website Tuesday, September 1st at 9am!
The School Tour season begins on October 6th.
All school programs for grades 1–12 are free for Illinois schools. Chicago Public Schools are also eligible for free busing. Each student receives a free pass for a return visit.
Teaching artists lead all MCA school programs. Our Artist-Led Tours and Creation Labs support Common Core ELA Standards, and Illinois Learning Standards in the Fine Arts, Language Arts, and Social Sciences.
GET THE FACTS: In the 2015-16 school year, 59% of reporting CPS elementary schools met the 120 minutes of weekly arts instruction recommendation, up from 47% two years ago.