Catalyst Circle Rock hosts MB Financial

Catalyst Circle Rock welcomed MB Financial Bank for its annual Volunteer Day- MB on the Block- on September 14, 2016. A dozen MB employees worked with K-8 scholars in their classrooms.  Pictured below are the volunteers with CCR Principal Ms. Jamison-Dunn. Many thanks to MB for their support!

MB on Block 2016


Catalyst MARIA 1:00 PM Dismissal-9/7/16 and 9/8/16

Due to heat in the Catalyst Maria facility, the school will have a 1:00 dismissal on Wednesday Spetember 7 and Thursday September 8, 2016. This early dismissal is only applicable for Catalyst Maria K-12.

If you have any questions, please contact the Catalyst Maria Main Office at 773-993-1770.

Thank you for your support and understanding of this measure to keep our scholars save!

Catalyst Begins SY2016-2017 on Monday August 29, 2016!

The Catalyst Schools are extremely excited to welcome our scholars to the 2016-2017 school year on Monday August 29, 2016! The upcoming year will be the 10th year anniversary of the founding of Catalyst Circle Rock and 5th anniversary of the founding of Catalyst Maria! There are special events planned for the start of the year- please contact each campus at the information below:

Catalyst Circle Rock- 773-945-5025

Catalyst Maria- 773-993-1770


First Day

Catalyst Schools 2016-2017 Board of Directors' Meetings

The Catalyst Schools' Board of Directors will meet at the following dates and times for the 2016-2017 school year.  In accordance with the Open Meetings Act, these meetings are posted to the network's website and offices. All Catalyst Board meetings are open to the public.

*September 19, 2016- Catalyst Circle Rock- 2:00-6:00 

*November 21, 2016- Catalyst Circle Rock- 3:00-5:30

*February 27, 2017- Catalyst Maria- 3:00-5:30

*May 22, 2017- Catalyst  Circle Rock- 3:00-5:30

Support Catalyst    

Please join our efforts as a champion for changing lives at The Catalyst Schools. If you would like to speak with a Catalyst staff member about your donation, please call us at 773-295-7001.