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8:30 AM – 10:30 AM Student Registration, Entrance
9:30 AM – 10:15 AM Rubik’s Cube Competition, Ballroom W375d-e
10:15 AM-10:20 AM Welcoming Address, Ballroom W375d-e
10:20 AM-10:30 AM Camping Trip and College Readiness
10:30 AM -10:45 AM Day Overview & Instructions to Testing Rooms, Ballroom W375d-e
10:45 AM – 11:00 AM Students Report to Testing Rooms, led by Proctors Rooms W175, W176, W178, W179
11:00 AM – 12:40 PM Multiple Choice Test: 100 minutes in Testing Rooms W175, W176, W178, W179
11:00 AM – 11:15 AM Game 24 for Parents and Teachers/Chicago Trivia,Ballroom W375d-e
11:15 AM – 12:40 PM Students Testing, Parent Break
12:00 PM – 1:00 Lunch at Food Court
12:30 PM – 1:15 PM Lunch For Students at Food Court.
1:15 PM – 2:00 PM Game 24 in the Ballroom W375d-e
2:00 PM – 2:15 PM DJ Ryan Entertainment & Break, Ballroom W375d-e
2:15 PM – 2:45 PM Nels Ross Performance in the Ballroom W375d-e
2:45 PM – 2:55 PM Announcements: Photo Contest & Social Media Winners
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Awards Ceremony in the Ballroom W375d-e
O’Hare Airport (17.6 miles)
Public transportation is accessible and goes directly downtown. The CTA “Blue” line provides service to and from the airport. Take the Blue Line from O’Hare and transfer to a south-bound Green Line train at Clark and Lake. Note, in the Loop the Blue Line is a Subway Train and the Green Line is an elevated train, a free transfer is available at Clark and Lake.
Midway (9 miles)
The CTA “Orange” line provides service to and from the airport. Take the train to the Roosevelt Street Station (Subway) and transfer to the elevated Green Line Station. Continue on the southbound Green Line train for 1-stop to the Cermak-McCormick Place station.
The Cermark-McCormick Place Station is a 2 block (0.15 miles) walk from the Northwest Corner of the McCormick Place West Building.
Taking a cab, Uber, or Lyft are always options as well.