Learn how Ombudsman empowers students to succeed in school and life.

Who We Are

Providing alternative education programs for middle and high school students who have dropped out or who are at risk of dropping out of school.

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Meeting District Goals

Customized partnerships for alternative education and dropout recovery.

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Student Outcomes

Promoting high levels of student social, academic and behavioral growth and achievement.

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News & Information

Inspiring the Next Generation: Why Mentoring Students Matters

Defender Guest Columnist, Johnell Williams Since my first day at Ombudsman four years ago, I have done my best to

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From our Blog

Ombudsman Chicago Students Discover Careers in Communications

Students from Ombudsman Chicago’s South and West campuses recently had an opportunity to step outside of the classroom and into

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