Current Events


Chicago Magazine CoverBridge Elementary was chosen as one of the top ten most promising schools in Chicago Public Schools. Click the image to learn more.

Chicago Board of Education President
David Vitale Visits
Bridge School

David Vitale and Dr. Christopher Brake

Bridge School Awarded
"Creative Schools Certification"

Bridge school is commited to offering high-quality arts opportunities for our students. Click on the link below to read the congratulatory letter from Mayor Rahm Emanuel.

Creative Schools Certificationl Letter

US Cellular Logo

Bridge Elementary was awarded the honor of being one of two schools chosen as a
U.S. Celluar sponsored school.

Bulletin Board


Memorial Day Holiday

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Monday, May 26th

Bridge School Wins National Celebrate Reading Contest for myON

In just three short weeks, our students read for a total of 694 hours on myON and read 5,929 books! Students will be awarded with a "mystery party" hosted by myON. Way to go Bridge School!

Check out the official announcement here and a picture of students celebrating their new trophy here.








Principal, Dr. Christopher Brake receives Principal Achievement Award - Again!

Dr. Brake Principal Award

Dr. Christopher Brake was one one of several CPS Principals awarded the CPS
Principal Achievement Award this year. The award was for Principals of CPS schools that showed student academic growth in reading and math, and a significant reduction in the student achievement gap between English speaking and English Language Learner (ELL) students. Dr. Brake was one of only thirty principals, out of 700 schools, to earn this award two years in a row!

"This award was earned through the hard work and dedication of the students, staff and families of the Bridge School community."
- Dr. Brake

Family Movie Night

Family Movie Night

Friday, May 16th