Lincoln Park, IL

Local Resources

College Nannies + Tutors |  Lincoln Park have a fabulous team of nannies and tutors who are available to help your child succeed at home and in school.  Outside of our reach there are great local resources you can work with to keep your family strong.

Chicago Education Resources

Links to Information about schools in Chicago

CPS Obsessed

A website updated regularly by a mom with a child in CPS. Gathers the articles related to CPS along with some personal commentary. Supposed to become more of a message board and conversation. Good resource for aggregated content about CPS.

CPS Office of Access and Enrollment

This site gives you information on the various CPS options that are not your neighborhood school, including magnet schools, regional and gifted centers and selective enrollment elementary and high schools.

Date Night Idea: Pinot's Palette in the Glen

Come with your special date to paint and have a glass of wine at Pino's Palette. There are many dinner options for before or after in the Glen.

District 299

District 299 covers CPS happenings from a more political perspective. Still a resource worth checking out regarding funding and administrative changes.

Family Activities in Chicago

Things to do with your children, places to go, child-friendly vendors.

Lighthouse Financial Group

Lighthouse offers financial planning for college education, with a particular focus on middle school and high school students. Lighthouse takes a very practical and comprehensive approach including access to college selection, career counseling, FAFSA applications and more.

Neighborhood Parents Network

NPN is a terrific resource for any Chicago parent, including online chats on a variety of topics and many parent groups organized by neighborhood and interest. It really is a "must visit" for any new parent or any parent new to Chicago.

Online Parent Communities

Places where parents come to share information, or sometimes just to vent. Not all are local to Chicago. Email your favorites to