Tubman Elementary Chicago IB World School

Academically Rigorous

Harriet Tubman Elementary School is authorized by The International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO) in both the Middle Years Program (MYP) and the Primary Years Program (PYP), making Tubman a wall to wall IB World School

Tubman Elementary is Artistically Rich

Artistically Rich

Harriet Tubman Elementary School is a CPS Neighborhood and Magnet Cluster School with a Fine and Performing Arts Focus.

Tubman Elementary is Culturally Diverse

Culturally Diverse

Harriet Tubman Elementary School students come from 40 zip codes, speak 20 languages and represent 50 countries

Upcoming Events

December 1
Friends of Tubman Monthly Meeting (virtual)
6pm
Meeting link 
Meeting agenda

December 2
Fun Friday - Chicago theme

December 3
5th Annual Winterland Wishes Event
9-11am
Sign up to volunteer 

December 6
Chipotle Dining Night Out Fundraiser

December 7
Local School Council - Special Meeting (virtual)
6pm

View full Tubman calendar here

We are Harriet Tubman Elementary School

About Tubman Elementary Chicago

Our Promise

Our Mission

Our promise is to provide a nurturing and rigorous learning environment. We will instill within our students a love of learning by identifying their positive distinctions through academics, the arts and athletics. We empower students to be responsible, contributing members of an international community.

Our Vision

As a result, Tubman students strive to be life-long learners who are persistent problem solvers, are inquisitive about the world, have a strong sense of self, and articulate their thoughts, feelings, and ideas through ongoing reflection.

Tubman students strive to be empathetic by understanding different perspectives while being mindful of their unique viewpoint.

Tubman students strive to be caring and principled, and to possess a foundation of knowledge that enables them to build a more peaceful world.

Tubman Elementary Chicago
Tubman Elementary Chicago
Tubman Elementary Chicago students

Our Graduates

Tubman students will be life long learners who are persistent problem solvers, are curious about the world, have a strong sense of self, and are able to articulate their thoughts, feelings, and ideas.

Tubman students will be able to analyze a concept and determine their own viewpoint while respecting differing opinions.

Tubman students will show integrity and empathy, and possess a foundation of knowledge that enables them to thrive in a diverse, changing society.

CPS School

Follow us on Facebook

"We change the narrative and write our own story."