Perspectives Charter Schools


At Perspectives Charter Schools (PCS), the A Disciplined Life® education model teaches the whole child. Perspectives combines academic rigor, social emotional learning, and experiential opportunities to establish a culture of trust, curiosity and achievement. Their holistic model fosters ethical leadership and cultivates agency guiding students to lead productive and meaningful lives.

For over 20 years, the Perspectives network has served public school students in grades 6-12 on the South Side of Chicago.

Demographics for Chicago Schools in Network

  • Black 96%
  • Hispanic 3%
  • White 0%
  • Other 1%
  • Low Income 90%
  • Special Education 20%
  • Limited English 1%