News & Announcements

Civic Orchestra of Chicago Back at Amundsen!

This week Amundsen welcomed back arts partner Chicago Civic Orchestra to mentor our orchestra classes. 6 members of the orchestra worked with our 7th and 8th period students and will be returning on a weekly basis to Mr. Reidy's orchestra classes. We are so excited to welcome them back to our school and so grateful for their continued partnership. (

Reported Case of Covid-19 in Amundsen Community

This notification is for your awareness, and you do not need to take any further action at this time. If you have been identified as a close contact, you would have received a separate notification from the Office of Student Health and Wellness with quarantine instructions. Click to read full letter.

Get Your COVID-19 Vaccine!

CPS clinics will be offering the Pfizer vaccine for all CPS students 5 and older and their family members. The vaccine is FREE, SAFE, and EFFECTIVE at protecting individuals against COVID-19. With school in session, vaccinating our communities NOW is more important than ever.
More info can be found at

Upcoming FAFSA Workshops

The AHS Counseling Department will be hosting FAFSA workshops on November 13th at 9am and December 8th at 5pm. Staff from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission will be on hand to support families in the financial aid application process as well. Please join us!

Location: Library

Amundsen GSA is making Custom Pronoun Buttons!

In observance of International Pronoun Day this last week, Amundsen's Gender-Sexuality Alliance is creating custom pronoun buttons for students and staff! Proceeds go towards future GSA activities. Follow the link to request your custom button!

Amundsen yard signs are in stock and for sale!

Show your Viking pride neighborhood-wide -- in your yard, in your window, or on your balcony! Signs are $10 each and available for local pickup.

Want one? Email to arrange pickup and payment (cash or credit card at pickup). GO VIKINGS!
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